Windows Phone - BT Connect mail setup

Set up Windows Phone BT Connect

On this page you'll find the BT Connect mail settings for Windows Phone 8. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for BT Connect, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your BT Connect email on your Windows Phone 8.

The exact steps may vary by model, but all the settings can to be found here. If you don't succeed or you think something is not right, do not hesitate to ask your question at the bottom of the page!

1 On Start, flick left to the App list, tap Settings Settings icon, and then tap Email + accounts.

2 Tap Add an account > Other account.

3 Enter your email adress and password and tap next

4 Tap Internetmail and enter the following information:

Account name: choose a name for the mail account
Your name: enter your own name

Incoming e-mail server: imap4.btconnect.com
Accounttype: imap
Username: email
Password: your email-password

Outgoing e-mail (SMTP) server: imap.btconnect.com
Outgoing server requires authentication: yes
Use the same credentials as for the incoming email setup.

5 Tap advanced settings, choose your download settings and tap sign in.

Question and Answer

  • I have been told that if I have a desktop with "Windows Live mail" set up using POP then I should not use IMAP on other devices (or vice versa) for the same email address. True? If so how do I set up using IMAP on the desktop?

    1 year ago

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Mail settings BT Connect

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server imap4.btconnect.com
Incoming port 143
SSl (security) incoming none
Outgoing server imap.btconnect.com
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes