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Old 24 Sep 2017, 01:17 AM   #7
fmett
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Originally Posted by BritTim View Post
Is your reference to Gmail (a Google server based mail service) just an awkward term of phrase, and you are trying to set up an IMAP account on the Android Mail app? If not (and you are really trying to use Gmail) that would explain why the username and password are not accepted. Google's Gmail servers have no knowledge of FastMail accounts.
FYI, in the past couple of years, Google extended the functionality of the Gmail app so that it can be used as a general email client, and it is probably superior to many. It is no longer dedicated to accessing Gmail accounts. It can replace the generic email app found on many handsets.
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