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HTC Windows Phone 8S Email Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification

HTC Windows Phone 8S
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - 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.

HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 2
  • Start screen.
  • Scroll to the right.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 3
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Settings.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose e-mail+accounts.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 5
  • Choose add an account.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 6
  • Choose your e-mail provider, or (in this case) scroll down, and choose advanced setup.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 7
  • Under Email address, enter [[sp_email_address]].
  • Under Password, enter [[sp_email_password]].
  • Choose next.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 8
  • Choose Internet email.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 9
  • Under Account name, enter [[sp_email_name]].
  • Under Your name, enter your name.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 10
  • Under Incoming email server, enter [[sp_email_pop]].
  • Under Account type, choose POP3.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 11
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Username, enter [[sp_email_username]].
  • Under Password, enter [[sp_email_password]].
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 12
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Outgoing (SMTP) email server, enter [[sp_email_smtp]].
  • Tick Outgoing server requires authentication.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 13
  • Untick Use the same username and password for sending email.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 14
  • Under Username, enter [[sp_email_smtp_username]].
  • Under Password, enter [[sp_email_smtp_password]].
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 15
  • Choose advanced settings.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 16
  • Untick Require SSL for incoming email.
  • Untick Require SSL for outgoing email.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 17
  • Choose sign in.
  • Return to the Start screen.
HTC Windows Phone 8S - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 18
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Windows Phone 8S 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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