Configuring a Windows Mobile 6 Device for IMAP

Configuring a Windows Mobile 6 Device for IMAP

 

To configure IMAP for your Windows Mobile 6 device, just follow these steps:

  1. Enable IMAP�in your Gmail settings.
  2. Open the Start menu and select�Programs�>�Messaging�>�New E-mail Account.
  3. Enter your Gmail address (including '@ut.utm.edu') in the�E-mail Address�field.� * Windows Mobile 6.1 users: Enter an unintelligible email address (such as 'g@g') at this step. This will bypass the automatic configuration for POP access.
  4. Uncheck the box that asks to get settings automatically from the Internet and select�Next.
  5. Select�Internet e-mail�as your email provider in the drop-down menu.
  6. Enter your name as you want it to appear in sent emails.
  7. Enter a descriptive name for the email account and select�Next.
  8. Enter 'imap.gmail.com' in the�Incoming Mail Server�field.
  9. Select�IMAP4�as the Account type from the drop-down menu and select�Next.
  10. Enter your full email address (including '@ut.utm.edu') and password.
  11. Select�Next.
  12. Enter 'smtp.gmail.com' in the�Outgoing (SMTP) Mail Server�field.
  13. Make sure that the�Outgoing server requires authentication�box is checked.
  14. Select the�Advanced Server Settings�link.
  15. Make sure that the�Require SSL�box is checked for both incoming and outgoing emails.
  16. Select�The Internet�as the network connection from the drop-down menu.
  17. Select�Done�and then�Next.
  18. Select how often you want your phone to send/receive emails from the drop-down menu.
  19. For more download options, select the�Review all download settings�link.
  20. Select�Finish.
  21. Check our recommended client settings, and adjust your client's settings as needed.