How to Configure an Account for Only Incoming Mail?

To configure your account for only incoming emails follow these steps:

  1. Start to configure your account by tapping More (o o o) | *Various Account Settings | Add Account | Add Other Account | Other Email*.
  2. Uncheck Automatic for manual configurations and Next.
  3. Choose your account type: IMAP / Exchange / POP3.
  4. Put your incoming configuration as usual and Next.
  5. Put “something”, most likely settings for one of your other accounts for the SMTP (outgoing) configurations (Refrain from using your own mail server for SMTP).
  6. Uncheck Require sign-in and Next.

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