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BlackBerry 8520 Curve Email Manual configuration

BlackBerry 8520 Curve
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - 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.

BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Start screen.
  • Choose the menu key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Choose Setup, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • Choose Setup Wizard, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose Email Setup, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Choose I want to create or add an email address, and check it.
  • Choose Next, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Choose Next, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Choose OK, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Under E-mail address, enter [[sp_email_address]].
  • Under Email password, enter [[sp_email_password]].
  • Choose Next, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • The email account is added.
  • Choose Edit, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Under Email account name, enter [[sp_email_name]].
  • Under Your name, enter your name.
  • Scroll down, choose Save, and then the central key.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Enter [[sp_email_password]].
  • Choose OK, and then the central key.
  • Return to the Start screen.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve - Email - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the BlackBerry Curve 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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