HOW TO SET UP MY WINDSTREAM EMAIL ON ANDROID?

One of the popular email service providers, “Windstream,” is designed for personal use. It is completely safe and easy to use. This email service is also free for the users who use Windstream’s internet service. Setting up and using the Windstream email is an effortless and simple process to perform.

On this page, you’re going to see how to set up your Windstream email account on Android.

Before going into the setup process, learn about the Windstream email account’s server settings given below.

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DETAILS

INCOMING SERVER SETTINGS

OUTGOING SERVER SETTINGS

(SMTP)

POP

IMAP

Hostname

pop.windstream.net

imap.windstream.net

smtp.windstream.net

Security type

SSL

SSL

SSL

Port number

995 (SSL) or 110

993 (SSL) or 143

465 (SSL); 587

Username and password

Your Windstream email account’s address and password

Before you begin the Windstream email account setup process on your Android phone, ensure the following:

  1. Your Windstream email account is active and valid.
  2. The Android phone that you’re using is connected to an active internet connection.
  3. No application(s) is running on your Android phone’s background.

Setting up the Windstream email account on Android

  1. On your Android phone, open the Applications screen.
  2. Locate the Email option on the Applications screen and tap on it.
  3. To begin the account setup process, tap the Add Account button.
  4. Now, a window that prompts you to enter your Windstream email account’s address and password will appear on your Android phone’s screen.
  5. In the Email Address field, type your Windstream email account (that you wish to configure on Android).
  6. Similarly, type your account’s password in the Password field.
  7. Tap the Next button.
  8. From the drop-down menu, choose the IMAP or POP option as the email account type.
  9. Now, type the selected incoming server’s settings below the incoming server settings section.
  10. Similarly, type your account’s outgoing server settings in the provided fields.
  11. Username: Your windstream.net email address
  12. Password: Your windstream.net email password
  13. Incoming: imap.windstream.net or pop.windstream.net
  14. Port: 993 (SSL) or 143; 995 (SSL) or 110
  15. Outgoing: smtp.windstream.net
  16. Port: 465 (SSL) or 587
  17. Tap the Next button.
  18. Select the applications that you wish to provide access to your email account.
  19. Tap the Next button.
  20. If prompted, type your account name in the given field.
  21. Finally, tap the Done button.

After setting up your Windstream email account on the Android phone, send a test email to check whether the configuration is done correctly and successfully.

If you receive the test email successfully, it means the Windstream email account configuration is done correctly on your Android phone.