Android Phone Email
This article describes the necessary steps for setting up your Android mobile phone with your Louisiana Tech email.  These steps will be similar but not identical for Android tablets.

1) Open your Settings app

2) In the Accounts section tap Email then tap Settings.

3) Tap the plus icon at the top-right of your screen to begin adding your LaTech account.

4) Type your full Louisiana Tech email address and your password.

    username and pw

5) Tap Manual Setup and then Tap IMAP account.

6) Ensure that your Incoming Server settings are as follows then tap Next.
        User name: first part of your LaTech email address (ie. This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it would use abc123)
        IMAP Server: mail.latech.edu
        Security type: SSL
        Port: 993

    Incoming

7) For your outgoing SMTP server use smtp.latech.edu.

8) Your security type may have some options:
    If TLS is an available option the use 587 as your port.
    If SSL is an available option then use 465 as your port.
    if SSL/TLS is your option then use 465 as your port.

   outgoing

9) Check the box for Require Sign-in and verify your username and password are in the appropriate fields

10) Select the different syncronzation or miscellaneous options and tap Next.

11) After tapping next you may be promted to enter an account name or display name. Both of these are your preference.

12) Open your Email app and verify that you are able to send and receive mail as well as delete mail.

 

For any questions, comments or concerns please contact the Helpdesk at 318-257-5300.