Windows phone email configuration guide
Updated on 10-July-2015 at 12:08 PM
This guide explains how to configure your Windows Phone to access your email account.
This tutorial was created using a Nokia Lumia 520 mobile phone running the Windows Phone OS 8.0. If you are using different hardware or a different OS version, these instructions may slightly differ.
The domain yourdomain.com is used throughout this guide as a substitute for your domain name. If your domain is johnsmith.com, use johnsmith.com in place of yourdomain.com.
- Tap the Settings icon:
- Select Email+accounts
- Add an account
- Select Advanced Setup
- Enter username and password
- Select Internet Mail
- Set up Account name, Your name, Incoming mail server:
mail.yourdomain.com and account type: POP3 or IMAP
- Enter your Username (firstname.lastname@example.org), Password,
and Outgoing (SMTP) mail server:
- Click Sign In
- You'll see the new account created
- And the respective tab appearing on your homescreen
Should you come across any issues such as Error code: 80072F30, be sure to double check the settings you've configured. This particular error for example, points to a missoconfiguration (misspelling) of the smtp server.
Your Windows device loads your incoming messages. You can now send and receive your email on your device!
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