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Android - HTC Sense UCL email setup

 The below instructions are for HTC Andorid Devices running HTC Sense:

  • HTC Desire
  • HTC Desire HD
  • HTC Desire Z
  • HTC Wildfire
  1. From the Home screen select the Mail icon (this can also be found on the All apps menu):

    HTC Sense: Mail iconHTC Sense: All apps menu
  2. On the Choose a mail provider screen, select the option Other (POP3/IMAP). On the next screen tap the button Manual setup:

    HTC Sense: Choose mail providerHTC Sense: New Account
  3. Select the protocol IMAP and then enter in your account information i.e. Email address, UCL User ID and Password (if you are a POP user, select POP instead).

  4. Enter in the UCL Incoming Mail server:

    IMAP: imap2-server.ucl.ac.uk
    POP: pop2-server.ucl.ac.uk
  5. Ensure that the Security type is set to SSL - the port should automatically change to 993 (or 995 if connecting to POP. Select Next to continue:

    HTC Sense: Incoming settings
  6. On the Outgoing server settings screen, tick the Login required box and then enter in your UCL User ID and Password.

  7. Enter in the UCL Outgoing Mail server: smtp2-server.ucl.ac.uk

  8. Set the Security type to SSL - the port number should automatically change to 465. Select Next to continue:

    HTC Sense: Outgoing settings
  9. Finally enter an appropriate account name and your display name. Select Finish setup to complete setup:

    HTC Sense: Finish setup