Android Setup Instructions For Student POP

If you are using the UCA wireless system you must be logged in order to setup POP/IMAP on your device. You are not required to login when using the cellular network.

The following procedures are used to setup the Android device to connect to the GroupWise mail system.

  1. Go to Email –> Accounts –> Add Account.
  2. Enter your UCA email address (i.e. iamme3@uca.edu)
  3. Enter your PIN/password
  4. Press Manual setup (or wait for the automatic configuration detection to stop)
  5. Press POP3 account. Enter the following.
    • User name: Ensure this is correct
    • Password: This should already be entered – enter it if it is not
    • POP3 Server: spop.uca.edu
    • Port number: 995
    • Security type: SSL
  6. Press Next.
  7. Enter the following for the Outgoing server.
    • SMTP Server: spop.uca.edu
    • Port number: 25
    • Security Type: None
    • Require sign-in (Authentication): Yes
    • User name: Ensure this is correct
    • Password: This should already be entered – enter it if it is not
  8. Press Next
  9. Select your preferences for mail delivery to your device
  10. Press Next
  11. Enter a name for the POP3 account you just created
  12. Enter a name that will displayed for outgoing messages
  13. Press Done

These instructions are for Android OS v2.3.

If you already have an email account setup on your phone you will have to perform the following the following.

  1. Open your current Email account
  2. Open your options and press Accounts
  3. With your accounts listed, open your options and press Add account.

You can now setup an additional email account using the following directions.

  1. Press your Email icon
  2. Enter your UCA email address (i.e. iamme3@uca.edu)
  3. Enter your PIN/password
  4. Press manual setup (or wait for the automatic configuration detection to stop)
  5. Press POP3 account. Enter the following
    • User name: Ensure that this is correct – should be your UCA email address
    • password: This should already be entered – enter it if it is not
    • POP3 server: spop.uca.edu
    • Port: 995
    • Security type: SSL
  6. Press Next. Enter the following for the Outgoing server settings.
    • SMTP server: spop.uca.edu
    • Port: 25
    • Security type: None
    • Require sign-in (Authentication): Yes
    • User name: Ensure this is correct
    • Password: This should already be entered – enter it if it is not
  7. Press Next
  8. Select your preferences for mail delivery to your device
  9. Enter a name for the POP3 account you just created
  10. Enter a name that will displayed for outgoing messages
  11. Press Done