How to set up e-mail


To quickly consult your emails, you can set up your e-mail on your Fairphone 2. There are two methods to do this.

Easy way

  1. Decide which option you prefer:
    1. Use the E-mail app already installed in your device
    2. Download the app of your preferred mail service in the App Store
  2. To start, tap the app icon
  3. Log in with your mail account
  4. Adjust the settings to your preference.


You can also set up your e-mail account via the System Settings.

To do this:

  1. In the Home Panel, tap the Settings button
  2. Go to Personal Settings Accounts → Add Account
  3. Select which account you want to add 
  4. Enter your Username and Password
  5. Then, fill in the rest of the requested information. This information you can get from your domain provider. For example: would mean Google has your server details. If you are not sure, go to your mail client application on your computer (like Outlook or Mail), and under Preferences/Accounts, you should be able to find the requested information. Contact your email provider if you have any doubts about the settings.