Help Topics/POP & IMAP/Android

Android (IMAP)

posted this on April 14, 2011, 12:58

Please note: POP & IMAP are available only to Hushmail Premium with Desktop Access. All Hushmail Business accounts come with POP & IMAP included.
Tip: These instructions are for configuring IMAP on a Samsung Galaxy S with Android 2.2. If you are using a different Android smartphone or operating system version your settings might be slightly different.
Tip: You can also use our mobile site,, to access your Hushmail account on your Android smartphone. (no subscription required)

Setup your Android phone to work with Hushmail (IMAP)

    1. Open the Applications menu.
    2. Open the Email application.
    3. If you have already added one or more email accounts, tap the Menu button and then tap Accounts. When the Accounts screen appears, tap Menu and then Add Account.
    4. Enter your account information.

      Email address: your full email address
      Password: your passphrase


    1. Tap Manual setup.
    2. Choose IMAP account.


    1. Enter your incoming server settings.

User name: your full email address
Password: your passphrase
IMAP server:


    1. Enter your outgoing server settings.

SMTP server:
Port: 465
Security type: SSL
Require sign-in: checked
User name: your full email address
Password: your passphrase


    1. Tap Next.
    2. Select how often you would to check for new email and tap Next.


    1. Type the name you would like to have appear on outgoing email, then tap Done.


Topic is closed for comments