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Manage Your Email Account on the Samsung Galaxy S3

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How to set pop3 email account on my S3?

I want to setup my Outlook account on my S3, how can I??

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These days our mobile phones aren't only for answering calls or messages. One of the most important uses of Smartphones is to check emails. Adding a new email account to the email app on a Samsung Galaxy S3 can be a bit confusing.

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Follow these steps to add an email account to your Samsung Galaxy:

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    On your phone home screen, tap on the 'Apps' icon.
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  2. 2
    Click on the 'Email' app.
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  3. 3
    If you have already added an email account, continue with these steps
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    If not, follow the steps from number 7.
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  4. 4
    Touch the 'Menu' button.
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  5. 5
    Select 'Settings'.
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    Tap on the plus (+) icon, to add a new email account.
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    Type your email address.
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    Enter your password in the password section.
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    Tap on the 'Next' button.
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    Now you should see your email account options
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    On this page you can choose your email check frequency, or you can check the 'Send email from this account by default' option, which means that if you have two or more email account on your email app, when you want to send an email, the message will be sent from this account by default. You can also check the 'Notify me when email arrives' option, to get a notification when an email arrives to your inbox.
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    Click on 'Next'.
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    On this page, you can enter your account name, which is an optional setting.
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    Tap on 'Done'.
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    Now you've added your email account to the email app.
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If you need any additional help, let us know in the Q&A section.

How do I set the Galaxy G3 to leave messages on the server?

How do I set the Galaxy G3 to leave messages on the server?

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You can go into your actual email account from the PC and change the settings to only save to the server. This may mess up your sync notifications though on your phone. You can also go into the app to see if under Settings you can configure the app to only save messages on the server.

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Samsung S3 Gmail trash folder problems?

In Samsung S3 Gmail trash folder shows some deleted mail but they are not there in Gmail server. Even if I delete them from trash folder from my desktop Outlook (GUI) for Gmail.

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Google Support has a way to delete your trash for your specific Android version. That being said, I have changed my sync settings from 30 days to immediately and that got rid of emails that I deleted. Otherwise, they sit on your phone until your next Sync.

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More questions and answers on this topic can be found here: I removed my email acc. and I cannot reinstall it on my Galaxy S3 it keeps saying unable to connect to server

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Manage Your Email Account on the Samsung Galaxy S3

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