GoDaddy is a pretty popular site for web hosting. Many people also use their email services. However, there have been a lot of people wondering how the heck to get the email set up on their Android device. Below are the steps involved in setting up GoDaddy email on an Android.
To Set up Email on Your Android-based Device
**Each manufacturer’s email app is a little different. Some of the steps below will vary a little bit depending on your device. Use a little common sense if the wording isn’t quite the same.
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- Open the email app on your Android device.
- If you already have an email account set up, press Menu and tap Accounts. In the Accounts screen, press the Menu again and tap Add account.
- Type your Email address and Password, and click Next.
- If you have IMAP, tap IMAP. If you’re not sure, tap POP3. (IMAP is recommended if you can use it. All of your folders, among other things, will sync with your Android device.)
Use the settings below for the incoming server:
Use these settings for your outgoing server:
7. Select Require sign-in and make sure your Username (your full email address) and Password are correct. Tap Next.
8. Tap Next again. Name your account and enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
9. Tap Done.
That’s it. If everything is working OK, you should see some email messages. To make sure you can send messages, go ahead and compose an email and send it to yourself.
If you’re not receiving email messages or you can’t send messages, see Android: Troubleshooting Email. Don’t worry. There are a few things that can happen during the setup process. We’ll help you investigate and fix them.