How do I setup an Android smartphone with my Slamdot email account using IMAP?

Posted by Daniel on November 1, 2011

The steps below are for setting up your Slamdot email account on your Android smartphone using IMAP.

  1. On your Android phone, open your Email application.
  2. If you already have an email account set up, press Menu and tap Accounts.
  3. Press Menu again and tap Add account.
  4. Type your Email address and Password, and click Next.
  5. Because you're using IMAP, tap IMAP.
  6. For your incoming server, use the following settings:
    User Name
    Your full email address again (must include @yourdomain.com)
    Password
    Your email account password.
    Incoming Mail Server
    mail.yourdomain.com
    Port number
    143
  7. For the outgoing server, use the following settings:
    Outgoing (SMTP) Server
    mail.yourdomain.com
    Port number
    587
    Security type
    None
  8. Select Require sign-in and make sure your Username (your full email address) and Password are correct, then Tap Next.
  9. Tap Next again. Name your account and enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
  10. Tap Done.

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