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Google Pixel XL Email Manual configuration

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Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 1

To set up email on your Pixel XL you will need:

  • An email account at an internet or email provider.
  • Login details of the incoming and outgoing mail servers.
  • An active internet connection, if needed click here for instructions.
    Some examples of settings can be found here
    Click Next for instructions on setting up email.

Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Drag the arrow symbol up.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Choose Gmail.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, choose GOT IT.
  • If this screen does not appear, skip the next step.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose Add an email addrees.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • If this screen appears, choose the list symbol. Choose your e-mail account and then Add account.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Choose Other.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Under Enter your email address, enter your email address
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Choose MANUAL SETUP.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Choose Personal (IMAP).
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Choose NEXT.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • Under Username, enter the username of your email account
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Server, enter imap.proximus.be
  • Under Port, enter 993
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Under Security type, choose SSL.
  • Note: after you have chosen a Security type, the value under Port can change. Make sure that 993 has been entered under Port.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Choose NEXT.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose NEXT.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • If Require sign-in is disabled, enable Require sign-in.
  • If Require sign-in is enabled, go to the next step.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Under Username, enter the username of your email account
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • Scroll down.
  • Under SMTP server, enter relay.proximus.be
  • Under Port, enter 587
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • Under Security type, choose STARTTSL (or TSL).
  • Note: after you have chosen a Security type, the value under Port can change. Make sure that 587 has been entered under Port.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 21
  • Choose NEXT.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose NEXT.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 22
  • Under Sync frequency:, choose an option.
  • Optional: untick one or more options.
  • Choose NEXT.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 23
  • Under Account name (optional), enter Email via Proximus
  • Choose Your name and enter your name
  • Choose NEXT.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 24
  • Choose TAKE ME TO GMAIL.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 25
  • The e-mail account has been configured and is ready for use.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Google Pixel XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 26
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Pixel XL and restart it in order to activate the settings.
  • E-mail setup successful? Proceed with sending e-mails.
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