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Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Email Manual configuration

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 1

To set up email on your Microsoft Lumia 950 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.

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Scroll to the right.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Outlook Mail.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, choose the options symbol. Then, choose Accounts and then Add account.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose Get started.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Choose Add account.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Choose Advanced set-up.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Choose Internet email.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Under Account name, enter Email via Proximus
  • Under Your name, enter your name
  • Under Incoming email server, enter imap.proximus.be
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Account type, choose the text box and choose IMAP.
  • Under Email address, enter your email address
  • Under Username, enter the username of your email account
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account
  • Under Outgoing (SMTP) email server, enter relay.proximus.be
  • Choose the back symbol.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • If Outgoing server requires authentication is unticked, tick Outgoing server requires authentication.
  • If Outgoing server requires authentication is ticked, go to the next step.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • Untick Use the same username and password for sending email.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Username, enter the username of your email account
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Choose the back symbol.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Activate Require SSL for incoming email.
  • Activate Require SSL for outgoing email.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • Choose Sign in.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose Sign in.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Choose Done.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • Choose Ready to go.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • The e-mail account has been configured and is ready for use.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL - Email - Manual configuration - Step 21
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Microsoft Lumia 950 XL and restart it in order to activate the settings.
  • E-mail setup successful? Proceed with sending e-mails.
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