Configuring a Windows Mobile 5 Device for IMAP

Configuring a Windows Mobile 5 Device for IMAP

 

To configure IMAP for your Windows Mobile 5 device, just follow these steps:

  1. Enable IMAP�in your Gmail settings.
  2. Open the Start menu and select�Messaging�>�New Account....
  3. Select�Other (POP3/IMAP)�for your e-mail provider and select�Next.
  4. Enter your name as you want it to appear in sent messages.
  5. Enter your Gmail address (including '@ut.utm.edu') in the�E-mail Address�field.
  6. Uncheck 'Attempt to obtain e-mail settings from the Internet', and select�Next.
  7. Enter your email address (including '@ut.utm.edu') in the�User name�field.
  8. Enter your email password in the�Password�field.
  9. Leave the�Domain�field blank, and select�Next.
  10. Select�IMAP4�for the�Server Type.
  11. Enter a descriptive name for account in the�Account name�field.
  12. In the�Network field�select how you want the device to connect to the Internet to access Gmail IMAP, and select�Next.
  13. Enter 'imap.gmail.com' in the�Incoming Server�field, and check�Require SSL connection.
  14. Enter 'smtp.gmail.com' in the�Outgoing Server�field, and check�Outgoing server requires authentication.
  15. Select�Outgoing Server Settings.
  16. Make sure 'Use different user name for outgoing server' is NOT checked.
  17. Make sure 'Require SSL Connection' IS checked.
  18. Select�Done.
  19. Select�Next.
  20. You can change how much mail is downloaded to the phone. Adjust these preferences if desired, then select�Next.
  21. Select how often you want the device to automatically check for new messages, and select�Next.
  22. Select�Finish.
  23. Check our�recommended client settings, and adjust your client's settings as needed.