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LG E975 Optimus G Email Manual configuration

LG E975 Optimus G
LG E975 Optimus G - 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.

LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Apps.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Choose E-mail.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, press the menu key, and choose Accounts. Press the menu key, and choose Add account.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose Other.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Choose E-mail address, and enter [[sp_email_address]].
  • Choose Password, and enter [[sp_email_password]].
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Choose Username, and enter [[sp_email_username]].
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Choose Manual.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Tick POP3.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Choose Next.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Under POP/IMAP server, enter [[sp_email_pop]].
  • Under Security type, choose [[sp_email_sectype]].
  • Under Port number, enter [[sp_email_popport]].
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Choose Next.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • Under SMTP-server, enter [[sp_email_smtp]].
  • Under Security type, choose [[sp_email_smtp_sectype]].
  • Under Port number, enter [[sp_email_smtpport]].
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Choose Next.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Untick Authentication.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Choose Next.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings, and choose Next.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Under Account name, enter [[sp_email_name]].
  • Under My name, enter your name.
  • Choose Done.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • The e-mail account has been configured, and is ready for use.
  • Return to the Start screen.
LG E975 Optimus G - Email - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the LG Optimus G 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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