Android: Native App for Android (IMAP) - Rackspace Email Setup

Depending on your phone manufacturer (Samsung, LG, Motorola, etc..) your screens may look a little different.

  1. Launch the Settings app on your device.
  2. Once it launches, tap on Accounts.
  3. Tap on Add Account.
  4. Select Email as the Account Type

  5. Email address: (YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS)
    Password: Your mailbox password

  6. Tap Sign In
  7. Tap IMAP account

  8. Enter the following server details: 

    Email address: (YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS)
    Username: (YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS)​​​​​​​
    Password: Your mailbox password 

    IMAP Server: 
    Security Type: SSL 
    Port: 993 

    SMTP Server: 
    Security Type: SSL 
    Port: 465 
    Authentication required before sending emails: On 
    Username: (YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS) 
    Password: Your mailbox password 

  9. Tap Next

  10. Modify the settings as desired

  11. Tap Next
  12. Account Name: Used to distinguish the account in your device 
    Your name: Name shown on outgoing emails 

  13. You are all set! Go back to the main menu, open the Email app and your messages should start syncing. Please give it a few minutes to download data before troubleshooting.