How To Setup Email On Android (Gmail)

SkyStra
Aug 22, 2020

This article will explain how to set up your email address on Gmail on your Android phone.

Let’s start!

Settings

Open Gmail, go to the hamburger menu at the top left corner of your screen and click on Settings from the dropdown.

Add Account

Next, tap the Add Account button:

Other

From the list of available email providers, select the Other option:

Input Email

Next, fill in your email address and tap the Next button:

IMAP Settings

Tap the Personal (IMAP) option:

Fill in your email address password and tap the Next button:

Incoming Server Settings

Use the following details for the Incoming server settings:

  • Username: your email address
  • Password: your email address password
  • Server:  mail.yourdomain.com (replace yourdomain.com with your actual domain name) 

Click the Next button at the bottom-right corner when ready.

Outgoing Server Settings

Use the following details for the Outgoing server settings: 

  • Username: your email address
  • Password: your email address password
  • Server: mail.yourdomain.com (replace yourdomain.com with your actual domain name)

Configure Account

Next, configure your account settings:

Put in the email account’s owner name for the Your name field (this is the name recipients will see for outgoing emails):

Gmail Inbox

That’s it!  You can now use your email through Gmail on your phone.