Chapter 7

Mail of the Electronic Kind


Bullet Configuring email on your tablet

Bullet Changing your email signature

Bullet Receiving email

Bullet Reading, replying to, and forwarding email

Bullet Composing a new message

Bullet Receiving and sending email attachments

Tell someone that you don’t have an email address and he’ll look at you as if you’ve just told him that you use candles instead of electric lights. Truly, having an email address is a sure sign that you’re a citizen of the 21st century.

To help you meet your email and connectivity demands, the Galaxy Tab provides two apps: Email and Gmail. The Gmail app is specific to Google’s email, though it can also handle other email accounts. The Email account doesn’t do Gmail. Therefore, I cover using only the Gmail app in this chapter.

Galactic Email

You could use the tablet’s web browser app to fetch and compose your email epistles. This solution works, ...

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