Manage Your Email Account on the Samsung Galaxy S3

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These days most people don't just work in the computer, they also work using their gadgets like tablets and mobile pho. That is why there are a lot of mobile phones these days that support email applications. In this article we will provide you the steps on how you can manage your email account by adding, deleting and changing settings.

Add POP3 Email Account on Samsung Galaxy S3

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    Tap the 'Apps' which is located on the lower right corner of your mobile.
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    Then Tap Email
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    Then Tap the Menu button which is located in the lower left corner of your mobile (If this is not the first Email account added into the mobile)
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    Then when the Menu appears tap 'Settings'
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    Then tap the add icon
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    Then enter the email address that you want to add and then enter your password
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    Then tap 'Next' then tap 'Next' again
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    Then tap 'Done'
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    If this is the first email account that you will add on your mobile, after you click Email on the second step fill in and add your email and password to the next screen.
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Set Default Email Account

  • Tap the 'Apps' which is located on the lower right corner of your mobile.
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  • Then Tap Email
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  • Then Tap the Menu button which is located in the lower left corner of your mobile
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  • Then when the Menu appears tap 'Settings'
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  • Then tap the account that you want to make your default
  • Then tap 'Default Account'
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  • Your selected email should now be your default email account

Change Email Settings

  • Tap the 'Apps' which is located on the lower right corner of your mobile.
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  • Then Tap Email
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  • Then Tap the Menu button which is located in the lower left corner of your mobile
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  • Then when the Menu appears tap 'Settings'
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  • Then tap the account that you want to make changes with
  • You should then be able to change the Outgoing and Incoming Settings from here
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Delete an Email Account in Samsung Galaxy S3

  • Tap the 'Apps' which is located on the lower right corner of your mobile.

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  • Then Tap Email

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  • Then Tap the Menu button which is located in the lower left corner of your mobile

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  • Then when the Menu appears tap 'Settings'

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  • Then Tap the delete icon which is trash can on the upper right side of your mobile

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  • Then tap the account that you want to delete, this will then give you an option to delete, tap 'Delete'
  • Then a confirmation window will appear select 'Delete'

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  • Your email account will then be removed, if you want to remove another account just go back and do the steps from step 6.

If you want to retrieve a deleted email account, you need to have Android Data Recovery software. Not only can you retrieve lost email accounts, but also deleted text messages and contacts. You can download free trial versions of the software on the net, either for windows or mac. It is not a hopeless situation.

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    Step1
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    Connect your Samsung Galaxy SII to Computer
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After launching Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android, you'll get the primary window below. Please connect your Android device to the computer via a USB cable.

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Note: You'd better connect one device at a time, and make sure your Android phone is available for Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android (check the list here).

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    Step2
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    Enable USB debugging
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Now you need to enable USB debugging on your device. Follow the detailed expression in the window to set it now.

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      For Android 2.3 or earlier
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      Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
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      For Android 3.0 to 4.1
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      Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
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      For Android 4.2 or newer
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      Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging'
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Note: If you have enabled USB debugging on your device before, you can skip this step.

 
  1. Step3. Begin to analyzing the data on your device for deleted information (including email addresses)

After you get the USB debugging down, the program begins to connect your device. Click "Start" to analyze the data on your device. Note: Before starting, please make sure that the battery is more than 20%, to ensure a complete scan.

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After your device is detected, you need to allow the program super user authorization on the screen of your device. Just click "Allow" when the message pops out on your device's screen.

 
  1. Step4. Ready to scan your device for data on it

Now your device has been successfully detected. Click "Start" to scan it. Do not disconnect your device during the scan, or the scan will fail.

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  1. Step5. Preview and recover
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The scan will take you a while. After that, you can preview all recoverable data found in the scan result one by one. Actually, the current messages, contacts, photos and video are also scanned out in the result. Deleted SMS and contacts are shown in red or orange. You can separate them by the color. After preview, mark those you want and click "Recover" to save them on your computer. As to contacts, you can save them in CSV, vCard or HTML format; to messages, save them in CSV or HTML format.

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

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