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Set Up E-mail on an Android Phone

The following steps will teach you how to sync your 1&1 Mail Basic on an Android Phone.

Follow the instructions below to sync your E-mail account on an Android Phone. Before you begin, you will need to have created 1&1 Mail Basic account.

Please note:
1&1 suggests the use of IMAP over POP3.
Step 1
Under APPS, click on E-mail.
APPS overview
APPS overview
Step 2
Enter your E-mail address and password and then press Next. Account setup
Account setup
Step 3
Select IMAP.
Types of accounts
Types of accounts
Step 4
Under Server, enter imap.1and1.co.uk and enter 993 in the Port text box.
Choose SSL/TLS as the Security type. Click on Next when finished. Server details to be entered
Server details to be entered
Step 5
Enter auth.smtp.1and1.co.uk in the SMTP server text box and 587 in the Port text box.
Check the box for Require signin.
Enter your full E-mail address and your E-mail address password.
Click on Next to proceed.
SMTP server information
SMTP server information
Step 6
Give this account a name and enter Your name. It is suggested to use your E-mail address as the account name to differentiate it from any other E-mail accounts you may set up.
Click on Next to proceed.
Account name and your name
Account name and your name
Step 7
Click on the Email icon again to access your 1&1 Mail Basic account on your phone. APPS overview on your phone
APPS overview on your phone

The setup is complete. Your phone now downloads and displays your recent E-mails in the application.
E-mail Inbox

E-mail Inbox

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