SUMail - Android 2.3 and above

First Steps - Get information needed to configure the device

  1. Log into your SUmail account using the web interface at: https://sumail.syr.edu.
  2. Select "Options" in the top right of the main mail screen and then "See All Options..."
  3. If you are not already on the "Account" page, select it.
  4. Select "Settings for POP, IMAP, and SMTP access..."

A screen like this one will appear –

IMPORTANT

the values for your account may differ. Make note of the values for SMTP and IMAP for your specific account.

EXAMPLE of possible settings:

Configuring the Device

  1. Navigate to your apps.
  2. Open up the Accounts app.
  3. Select Add account
  4. Select Email
  5. Type in your email and password, be sure to uncheck 'Automatically configure account'
  6. You will be brought to this page. We must now configure the incoming and outgoing servers.
  7. Select 'Incoming Server'
    • Change the server type to 'IMAP mail server'
    • Server: use the values you noted from "IMAP Setting" in the "First Steps" section above (may vary from picture below).
    • Username: NetID@syr.edu
    • Password: your password
  8. Hit Ok, then select 'Outgoing Server'
    • Outgoing Server: uuse the values you noted from "SMTP Setting" in the "First Steps" section above (may vary from picture below).
    • Username: NetID@syr.edu
    • Password: your password
  9. Hit Ok and then Ok again. Your mail account should now be set up.
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