Ugent Email Setup for Android

Accesss your Ugent email address directly into your Android phone without use Ugent.be webmail interface by following simple steps provided below.

Access Your Ugent.be Account From an Android Using SMTP & IMAP

  1. Go to the Android Home screen and search and open an Email or Gmail app (This setup may vary depending on the model and version).
  2. if you already have other email accounts in this app, go to Menu from the top 3 line and Tap settings and click Add Account.
  3. Tab Other into Setup email section.
  4. Enter your ugent.be email address then click Manual Setup button.
  5. Select IMAP account.
  6. Enter the following details on incoming server settings screen.
    Username: Your ugent.be username
    Password: Your Ugent.be account password
    IMAP server: owa.ugent.be
    Security type: SSL (Make sure SSL encryption is enabled for the incoming mail server)
    Port: 993
    Click Next Button.
  7. Enter the following details on outgoing server settings screen. SMTP server: smtp.ugent.be
    Port: 465
    Security type: SSL (Make sure SSL encryption is enabled for the outgoing mail server)
    Click Next Button.
  8. Select Email check frequency (preferably every 15 minutes).
  9. Give your account name and Press Done.
  10. Congratulations, Now you can send and receive Ugent.be email on your Android device.
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