Set up new e-mail account with K-9 mail of Android™.

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Bellow you will find a detailed manual of how to set up a new e-mail account with K-9 mail of Android™.

 

Note:
The K-9 mail app is not installed at your Android™ by default. You have to download it for free at your Android Market™.

Step 1

First of all start the K-9 mail app of your Android™ device.

Step 2

Confirm by clicking on "Next".

Step 3

Please enter the e-mail address you want to set up and the password which you created for this e-mail address at the Email Manager of the Control Panel.

 

Afterwards click on "Manual setup" to continue.

Step 4

Please select for the Account type "IMAP".

Step 5

Please enter the follow settings like it is shown on the screenshots to ensure you are using a SSL secured connection.

 

"Incoming server settings":

Type ssl01.alldomains.hosting into the field "IMAP server".

 

Use the "Security" type SSL/TLS and the "Port" 993.

 

The "Username" is the e-mail address which you want to set up.

 

The "Authentication" is Normal password.

 

The "Password" is the one you set for your e-mail address at the Email Manager of your Control Panel.

 

Make sure the box "Auto-detect IMAP namespace" is selected.

 

The last options at "Use compression on network" can be set as you prefer.

 

Double check your settings and continue with "Next".

Step 6

Please enter the settings for "SMTP server" as shown on the screenshots to ensure you are using a SSL secured connection.

 

The "SMTP server" is ssl01.alldomains.hosting.

 

The "Security" type is STARTTLS and you use the "Port" 587.

 

If you are using SSL/TLS as "Security" type please enter the "Port" 465.

Note:
All needed information (ports, server, etc.) for setting up your e-mail address at an e-mail client you can get from the Email Manager Module of your Control Panel. Hit the button "Action >" besides your e-mail address and open "Mail Client Settings".

 

Make sure the box "Require sign-in" is selected.

 

Select Normal password as "Authentication" and type in the password associated to the e-mail address you are setting up.

 

Double check your settings and continue with "Next".

Step 7

The "Account options" can be set as you prefer.

 

Click on "Next".

Step 8

Now you can enter a account name for your e-mail account and a name which is displayed at sent messages.

 

Close the setup assistant by clicking on "Done".

Step 9

You are now finished with the setup of the e-mail account.