This easy guide will help you set up your Android device to receive and send email using your proper account settings.



Step 1.  On your Android phone or tablet, open the Gmail app Gmail.


Step 2.  In the top right, tap your profile picture.


Step 3.  Tap Add another account.




Step 4.  Select Other


Step 5.  Enter your full email address (ex:

  • Select Manual setup


Step 5. Select Personal (IMAP)


Step 6. Populate the necessary fields accordingly:

  • Username: Enter your full email address here (ex:
  • Password: Enter the password for your email account
  • IMAP server: Enter
  • Tap Next to continue


Step 7. Populate the necessary fields accordingly:

  • UsernameEnter your full email address here (ex:
  • PasswordEnter the password for your email account
  • IMAP server: Enter
  • Tap Next to continue



Step 8. Select your preferences, then tap Next


Congratulations, your Android device is now set up!