Setting up a personal email account

Setting Up Email Accounts on your BlackBerry Smartphone

Your BlackBerry® smartphone allows you to send and receive email from up to 10 supported email accounts.

You can set up your email account from your BlackBerry smartphone or your computer:

To set up your personal email account from your BlackBerry smartphone:

Add email accounts, including Yahoo!® Mail, Gmail®, AOL, and Windows Live™ Hotmail®, directly from your smartphone in just a few easy steps.

To set up your personal email account on a BlackBerry smartphone with BlackBerry® 7 OS or BlackBerry® 6 OS:

  • From the Home screen click the Setup icon
  • Select Email Accounts
  • Select Internet Mail Account, and follow the screens to set up your email address.

To set up your personal email account on a BlackBerry smartphone with BlackBerry® Device Software v5:

  • From the Home screen click the Setup icon.
  • Select Setup Wizard.
  • On the email setup screen, select I want to create or add an email address.
  • Follow the screens to set up your email address.

You can also view an interactive demo or get step-by-step instructions by selecting your smartphone from the list below:

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