Set up email or other types of accounts on your device

  1. On the home screen, swipe down from the top of the screen.
  2. Tap The Settings icon Settings > Accounts.
  3. If you already added an account to your device, tap The Add Account icon to add another account.

Add an email account

  1. On the Add Account screen, tap Email, Calendar and Contacts.
  2. Enter the email address.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. Enter the password for the account.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Change any additional settings (for example, the types of content to sync with your device).
  7. Tap Done.

Add a social networking or Evernote account

You can add a Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or Evernote account to your device. When you add an Evernote account to your device, your Evernote notebooks are available in BlackBerry Remember.
  1. On the Add Account screen, tap Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or Evernote.
  2. Enter your account information.
    • If necessary, change any sync settings.
    • If you're adding a Facebook account, to change when you're reminded about friends' birthdays, in the Birthday Reminders drop-down list, tap a reminder option.
  3. Tap Done. If necessary, tap Authorize.

Add a BlackBerry email account

If you set up a BlackBerry email account (normally in the format user@<serviceprovider>.blackberry.com) on a previous BlackBerry device, to continue to receive messages for that account on your BlackBerry 10 device, you must set up a forwarding email address and then add that email address to your device.
  1. On the Add Account screen, tap Email, Calendar and Contacts.
  2. Enter the email address.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. Enter the password for the account.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. On the Forwarding screen, complete the fields to add a forwarding email address.
  7. Tap Next.
Note: It can take 5 to 15 minutes before your email is forwarded to the forwarding email address.
To receive your BlackBerry email on your device, make sure that you add the forwarding email account to your device.