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E-mail

Use the Email app to send, read, and manage e-mails from your Kindle Fire 2nd Generation. You can sync the Email app with most service providers.

The Email app comes pre-installed on your Kindle Fire 2nd Generation and is available in your Apps library.

To open the Email app, go to Home, tap Apps, and then tap Email.

Add an E-mail Account

You'll need an e-mail account to sync with the Email, Contacts, and Calendar apps on your Kindle Fire 2nd Generation. More than one account can be added, offering combined or single account views in each of the apps.

The Email app will automatically populate server settings for many providers. However, if you're prompted to manually set up your e-mail account, you'll need the e-mail settings for your provider. For more information, go to E-mail Provider Contact Information.

The first e-mail account you add will act as the default e-mail account on your Kindle Fire. If you set up more accounts, you can select a different default account.

Video: E-mail & Calendars on Your Kindle Fire

Note: Video features the Kindle Fire HD 7". Some device features may vary.
  1. From Home, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap your e-mail provider, and then enter your account details. If you don't see your provider, tap Other provider.

Having trouble?

Add an E-mail Account Manually

If you're unable to add your e-mail account to your Kindle Fire 2nd Generation automatically, you can set it up manually.

To add an email account manually to your Kindle Fire, you'll need the incoming and outgoing server addresses of your email provider. For more information, go to E-mail Provider Contact Information.

  1. From Home, tap Apps, and then tap Email.
    Note: If you're adding an another e-mail account to the Email app, tap the Menu menu icon
				  icon, tap Settings, and then tap Add Account.
  2. Tap Other provider. Enter the e-mail address and password for the account, and then tap Manual Setup.
  3. Enter the following information:

    Field Instructions
    Account Tap IMAP or POP3.
    Incoming server settings Type the Username (e-mail address) and Password..
    IMAP server or POP3 server Type the name of the incoming server. For example, imap.gmail.com.
    Security type Use the dropdown menu to select:
    • SSL/TLS
    • SSL/TLS (accept all certificates)
    • STARTTLS
    • STARTTLS (accept all certificates)
    Port Type the port number required for the incoming and outgoing server
    SMTP server Type the name of the outgoing server. For example, smtp.gmail.com.
    Require sign-in Tap if sign-in is required for authentication.
    Username Type your user name (if required) for the outgoing server settings.
    Password Type your password (if required) for the outgoing server settings.

  4. Tap Next.

If all settings are correct, your e-mail account will be synced with your Kindle Fire.

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