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Microsoft Lumia 950 Email Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification

Microsoft Lumia 950
Microsoft Lumia 950 - 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.

Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Scroll to the right.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 3
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Outlook Mail.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, choose Get started.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 5
  • If this screen appears, choose the options symbol. Then, choose Settings, choose Accounts and choose Add account.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 6
  • Choose Add account.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 7
  • Choose Advanced set-up.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 8
  • Choose Internet email.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 9
  • Under Account name, enter [[sp_email_name]]
  • Under Your name, enter your name
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 10
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Incoming email server, enter [[sp_email_pop]]
  • Under Account type, choose the text box and choose POP3.
  • Under Email address, enter [[sp_email_address]]
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 11
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Username, enter [[sp_email_username]]
  • Under Password, enter [[sp_email_password]]
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 12
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Outgoing (SMTP) email server, enter [[sp_email_smtp]]
  • Choose the back symbol.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 13
  • If Outgoing server requires authentication is unticked, tick Outgoing server requires authentication.
  • If Outgoing server requires authentication is ticked, go to the next step.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 14
  • Untick Use the same username and password for sending email.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 15
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Username, enter [[sp_email_smtp_username]]
  • Under Password, enter [[sp_email_smtp_password]]
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 16
  • Choose the back symbol.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 17
  • [[sp_email_ssl_pop]] Require SSL for incoming email.
  • [[sp_email_ssl_smtp_pop]] Require SSL for outgoing email.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 18
  • Choose Sign in.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose Sign in.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 19
  • Choose Done.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 20
  • Choose Ready to go.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 21
  • The e-mail account has been configured and is ready for use.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Microsoft Lumia 950 - Email - Manual configuration POP3 with SMTP verification - Step 22
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Microsoft Lumia 950 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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