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  1. From the Dashboard, click Settings.

  2. Under Settings, select Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account.

  3. Select Other as the type of account.

  4. Select Add Mail Account.

  5. Enter the requested information, then tap Next.
    • Name: Your display name
    • Address: Your email address
    • Password: Your email password
    • Description: For your reference

  6. Tap POP and enter the Incoming Mail Server information:
    • Host Name: Your incoming server is mail.mydomain.com.au, where "mydomain.com.au" is the name of your domain.
    • User Name: Your email address
    • Password: Your email password

  7. Common outgoing mail servers

    ISP Outgoing Mail Server
    AAPT mail.aapt.net.au
    Bigpond mail.bigpond.com
    Blink Internet mail.blink.m2.com.au
    Dodo smtp.dodo.com.au
    iiNet mail.iinet.net.au
    Internode mail.internode.on.net
    iPrimus smtp.iprimus.com.au
    OntheNet mail.onthenet.com.au
    Optusnet mail.optusnet.com.au
    Ozemail smtp.ozemail.com.au
    People Telecom smtp.syd.people.net.au
    Three (3G Mobile) smtp.three.com.au
    TPG mail.tpg.com.au
    Unwired esmtp.unwired.com.au **
    Virgin Mobile 3G smtp.virginbroadband.com.au
    Vodafone 3G smtp.vodafone.net.au
    ** Unwired accounts require authentication on the outgoing mail server. The username is 'username.unwired' and the password is as provided.
    Scroll down and enter the Outgoing Mail Server information:
    • Host Name: You must use the Outgoing Mail Server Name of your current Internet Server Provider (see ISP table for common SMTP settings).
    • User Name: Your email address
    • Password: Your email password

  8. Click Save.

  9. When you see a message that says "Cannot Connect Using SSL", click Yes when asked to setup the account without SSL.

  10. Finally, if you have trouble sending email, you may need to set your SMTP port number to 25. This should be the default sending port, but newer devices have started using other ports that are not supported by Australian mail servers.
    For info on doing this, please see http://www.petenetlive.com/KB/Article/0000654.htm

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