Setup and use Gmail

How do I setup and use Gmail on my phone?

Setup Gmail

Gmail/Google Mail is Google's web-based email service.

  • Open the applications tray Image, then touch Gmail
  • Enter your user name and password

Setting Gmail/Google Mail settings

  1. In the Inbox, press Menu Image and then touch Settings
  2. Select Gmail account you want to adjust the settings for
  3. Set the following options:
    • Inbox type: Choose from Default or Priority Inbox
    • Notifications: Select the check box to show a notification icon on the status bar when you receive a new email
    • Inbox sound & vibrate: Select notification options when you receive a new email message
    • Signature: Tap to enter a signature that is appended at the end of your emails
    • Sync Gmail: Change sync settings
    • Days of mail to sync: Allows you to change the number of days of mail to sync
    • Manage Labels: Tap to select which Gmail/Google Mail labels to synchronize
    • Download attachments: Select the check box to auto-download attachments to recent messages via Wi-Fi

Click here for information on sender images and selecting items in Gmail
Click here for information on archiving or deleting messages in Gmail

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