Configuring Android Device for IMAP

Configuring Android Device for IMAP


To configure the 'Email' app on an Android device for access to Gmail, just follow the steps below:

1.�Enable IMAP�in your Gmail settings.
2. On your phone, press�< Home >, then open the�Email�application.
3. On the 'Your accounts' page, select�Next�to get started with setup.
4. Enter your full Gmail address ( and password, then select�Next.
5. On the next screen, you can give the account a nickname and choose the name to display on your outgoing messages. TapDone.

And you're done. You can verify your settings from the Inbox view by tapping�< Menu >�>�Account settings.

Incoming settings
IMAP server:
Port: 993
Security type: SSL (always)

Outgoing settings
SMTP server:
Port: 465
Security type: SSL (always)

Now that your account is set up, learn�how actions in your client sync�with Gmail.