Setup email account on your Android mobile or tablet

This article explains how to setup your SWD email account on your Android. Setting up your account on a Android mobile or tablet is very simple. Ensure you have your email password before starting. Determine if you want to use IMAP or POP.

Setup with IMAP

1) Select Application icon

2) Select Email (If this is the first email account to be configured on your phone, you will be provided with a setup screen. If this is not the first email account to be set up, select Menu and then select Add Account)

3) Enter your email address and password

4) Select Manual Setup

5) Choose IMAP

6) Incoming Mail Server

Server Name: mail.swd.ca
User Name: use your email address
Password: use your password

* Ensure SSL is enabled and using port 993

7) Click Next

8) Outgoing Mail Server

SMTP server: mail.swd.ca

Check Require sign-in

User Name: use your email address
Password: use your password

* Ensure SSL is enabled and using port 465

9) Click Next

10) Enter in a a display name (if you want to, this is for your reference only). Enter in Your Name (this is what people see when they receive your email)

11) Click Next or Finish

Setup with POP

1) Select Application icon

2) Select Email (If this is the first email account to be configured on your phone, you will be provided with a setup screen. If this is not the first email account to be set up, select Menu and then select Add Account)

3) Enter your email address and password

4) Select Manual Setup

5) Choose IMAP

6) Incoming Mail Server

Server Name: mail.swd.ca
User Name: use your email address
Password: use your password

* Ensure SSL is enabled and using port 995

7) Click Next

8) Outgoing Mail Server

SMTP server: mail.swd.ca

Check Require sign-in

User Name: use your email address
Password: use your password

* Ensure SSL is enabled and using port 465

9) Click Next

10) Enter in a a display name (if you want to, this is for your reference only). Enter in Your Name (this is what people see when they receive your email)

11) Click Next or Finish