Setup or edit your email settings on an Android device

These settings work for the following domains: centurylink.net, q.com, elpasotel.net, embarqmail.com, centurytel.net, cswnet.com, clds.net, coastalnow.net, cochill.net, emadisonriver.com, emadisonriver.net, gallatinriver.net, grics.net, gulftel.com, madisonriver.biz, mebtel.net, qwest.net

Reminder: You must create your email address before you can set it up on your device.  

NOTE: Email setup on Android devices can vary by make and model. If the steps on this page don't match your device, try the following:
-Go to the POP/SMTP settings page and write down the settings for your email domain.
-Enter the settings into your device.
-Android smartphone: Contact your service provider or the manufacturer.
-Android mobile device: Contact the manufacturer.

Having trouble? Edit your settings.

Setup your email on an Android device
  1. To get started, touch the "Apps" icon.
  1. Touch "Email" or "Mail."
  1. Enter your email address in the "Full Email Address" field and enter your password in the "Your Password" field, then touch NEXT.
  1. Select the settings you want from the "Account options" screen, then touch NEXT.
  1. Your email Inbox will open once your account is successfully set up.
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Edit your email settings on an Android device

Want to go back to the setup?

  1. To get started, touch the "Apps" icon.
  1. Touch "Email" or "Mail."
  1. Touch the "Menu" icon in the upper left. 
  1. Touch "Manage Accounts."
  1. Touch the email address that you want to edit. 
  1. Scroll down and touch "Incoming settings." 
  1. Enter the following, then touch "DONE".
    -Email address: Full Email Address
    -Username: Full Email Address
    -Password: Your Password
    -POP3 server: pop.centurylink.net
    -Security type: SSL
    -Port: 995
  1. Scroll down and touch "Outgoing settings". 
  1. Enter the following, then touch "DONE".
    -SMTP server: smtp.centurylink.net
    -Security type: TLS
    -Port: 587
    -Required sign-in: checked
    -Username: Full Email Address
    -Password: Your Password
  1. Touch "More settings."
  1. Touch "<- Manage accounts" to save your changes.
  1. Your email Inbox will open once your account is successfully set up.