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Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 Email Manual configuration

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Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 1

E-mail use requires an account with an e-mail provider. A data plan for mobile internet is recommended.


Make sure that you have the following data:

  • POP3 server address (to receive e-mail)
  • POP3 username (usually your e-mail address)
  • POP3 password

    Choose Next for step-by-step instructions.

Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose the menu symbol.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Choose Email.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, choose Next.
  • If this screen does not appear, skip the next steps.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose Next.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • If this screen appears, press the menu key, choose Settings and choose ADD ACCOUNT.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Tick an option, in this case Other.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Choose Next.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Choose Email address and enter [[sp_email_address]]
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Password and enter [[sp_email_password]]
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Choose Manual setup.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Choose POP3.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • Under Username, enter [[sp_email_username]]
  • Under Password, enter [[sp_email_password]]
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Server, choose [[sp_email_pop]].
  • Under Port, enter [[sp_email_popport]]
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Security type, choose [[sp_email_sectype]].
  • Note: after you have chosen a Security type, the value under Port can change. Make sure that [[sp_email_popport]] has been entered under Port.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Choose Next.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose Next.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • Under SMTP Server, enter [[sp_email_smtp]]
  • Under Port, enter [[sp_email_smtpport]]
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Security type, choose [[sp_email_smtp_sectype]].
  • Note: after you have chosen a Security type, the value under Port can change. Make sure that [[sp_email_smtpport]] has been entered under Port.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • If Require sign-in. is ticked, untick Require sign-in.
  • If Require sign-in. is unticked, go to the next step.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • Choose Next.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose Next.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 21
  • Under Email checking frequency, choose an option.
  • Optional: untick one or more options.
  • Choose Next.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 22
  • Under Give this account a name (optional), enter [[sp_email_name]]
  • Under Your name (displayed on outgoing messages), enter your name
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 23
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Next.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 24
  • The e-mail account has been configured and is ready for use.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Alcatel Pixi 3 - 3.5 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 25
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Alcatel Pixi 3 – 3.5” and restart it in order to activate the settings.
  • E-mail setup successful? Proceed with sending e-mails.
  • If you have any questions or problems, see e-mail problem solving.
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