Setup Email Account in Android

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

Note: For this guide, we recommend using Google's Gmail app, as it comes standard with Android devices. However, you can use these settings with the default mail app installed on your device.

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

Step 2.  In the top right, tap your profile picture (if no picture is setup, it will be a circle with the first letter of your first name).

Step 3.  Tap Add another account.



Step 4.  Select Other



Step 5.  Enter your full email address (ex: and tap MANUAL SETUP



Step 6. Select Personal (IMAP)

Step 7. Populate the necessary fields accordingly:

  • Username: Enter your full email address here (ex:

  • Password: Enter the password for your email account and select NEXT

  • IMAP server: Enter

  • Tap Next to continue


Step 8. Populate the necessary fields accordingly:

  • Username: Enter your full email address here (ex:

  • Password: Enter the password for your email account

  • SMTP server: Enter

  • Tap Next to continue



Step 9. Select your preferences, then tap Next

Congratulations, your Android device is now set up!