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Nokia Lumia 520 Email Manual configuration

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Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 1

To set up email on your Nokia Lumia 520 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.

Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Scroll to the right.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Settings.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • Choose email + accounts.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose add an account.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Choose your e-mail provider, in this case, scroll down and choose advanced setup.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Under Email address, enter your email address.
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Choose next.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Choose Internet email.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Under Account name, enter Email via Proximus.
  • Under Your name, enter your name.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Under Incoming email server, enter imap.proximus.be.
  • Under Account type, choose IMAP4.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Choose IMAP4.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • Under Username, enter the username of your email account.
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Outgoing (SMTP) email server, enter relay.proximus.be.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Scroll down.
  • Tick Outgoing server requires authentication if this option is not ticked.
  • If Outgoing server requires authentication is ticked, go to the next step.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Untick Use the same username and password for sending email.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • Under Username, enter the username of your email account.
  • Under Password, enter the password of your email account.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose advanced settings.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • Untick Require SSL for incoming email.
  • Untick Require SSL for outgoing email.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • Choose sign in.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 21
  • The e-mail account has been added.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Nokia Lumia 520 - Email - Manual configuration - Step 22
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Nokia Lumia 520 and restart it in order to activate the settings.
  • E-mail setup successful? Proceed with sending e-mails.
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