Setting Up Android For ScarletMail

Before attempting to configure Scarletmail with an Android device be sure Scarletmail account is activated.

  • Create ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP

    Create ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP


    In order to be able to use a mail client with Scarletmail users must create a ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password. If they have not done so already please make sure users configure this password before walking them through configuring a mobile email or mail client. NOTE: This password can be different than NetID password since it is configured separately.

    Go to
    Click on Manage Your ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password



Log in with NetID and password.



Enter ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password. Follow guidelines listed above the box. This password will be used when configuring mobile and desktop email clients.

  • Enable IMAP in Scarletmail

    Go to and click on ScarletMail. Log in with NetID and password.


Click on the gear located at the top right of the screen and select Settings.



Click on the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab across the top of the screen. Make sure that the bubble that says Enable IMAP is selected. Click Save Changes at the bottom of the screen. After the settings are saved the Status above the Enable IMAP bubble should say IMAP is enabled in green as shown above.

  • Configuring Android devices with Scarletmail

    On the Android device click on the Applications icon on the Home Screen.


Scroll through the applications and tap on the Settings icon.


On the Settings screen tap on Accounts & sync.


Click on Add Account.


On the Add Account screen tap on Google.


Tap Next.


Under the section Already have a Google Account, tap on Sign in.


Type in your ScarletMail email address (, and your ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password.


Scroll down on the screen and tap on Sign In.


Tap on Finish Setup.


Now the ScarletMail account's Mail, calendar and Address book will be sync'd with the Android Device