Windows Phone - Gmail mail setup

Set up Windows Phone Gmail

On this page you'll find the Gmail mail settings for Windows Phone 8. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for Gmail, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your Gmail 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: imap.gmail.com
Accounttype: imap
Username: email
Password: your email-password

Outgoing e-mail (SMTP) server: smtp.gmail.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

  • Since yesterday I can't open my gmail.com on my phone

    2 months ago

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Mail settings Gmail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server imap.gmail.com
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.gmail.com
Outgoing port 465
Requires sign-in yes