Mail on your Microsoft Band

Stay in the loop. Microsoft Band syncs with the emails on your phone, so you can get email snippets right on your wrist.




View mail snippets

Preview emails as they arrive

When you get an email notification, a brief preview of the mail appears on your Microsoft Band. When you receive an email notification, tap the snippet and:

    • Swipe up to read the rest of the snippet.
    • Swipe left to view more snippets.

Use the Mail Tile to view emails that arrived earlier

To review snippets of recently received mail:

Step 1: On your Band, press the power button.
Step 2: Swipe left, and tap the Mail Tile
The Mail Tile
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Step 3: With the snippet in view, swipe up to read the rest of the snippet, or swipe left to view other snippets you may have.


Turn mail notifications on or off

When mail notifications are off, mail snippets are delivered to your Band, but your Band won’t vibrate and won’t display messages automatically as they arrive.

Here’s how to turn email notifications on or off.

Step 1: On your phone, tap the Microsoft Band app.
Step 2:

Tap Menu   > Manage Tiles.

Step 3:

Tap Mail, and under Enable mail notifications on your Band, tap to turn notifications On or Off.

Manage notifications for specific email accounts

If you have several email accounts on your phone, you can manage which of them delivers notifications to your Band. For example, you might want to get notifications from your personal accounts but turn off your work account.

You can manage email notifications on your phone through your phone’s Notification Center. Check the documentation that came with your phone or go to the manufacturer’s website to learn how to manage notifications.

Enable your VIP List and add VIPs on Windows Phone

You can set up a VIP List to limit the mail notifications you get on your Band to only the contacts you choose.

Here’s how:

Step 1: On your phone, tap the Microsoft Band app.
Step 2:

Tap Menu   > Manage Tiles.

Step 3: Tap Mail, and under Only receive notifications for mails from VIPs, tap On.
Next, you’ll add some contacts for your VIP List.
Step 4: Under VIP List, tap edit.
Step 5: Tap add more to list, choose the contact you want to add, and tap Accept
Accept icon
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Mail Settings screen in the Microsoft Health app
VIP List screen in the Microsoft Health app



Remove the Mail Tile from your Band

If you don’t want to get email notifications or read email previews on your Band, you can remove the Mail Tile. To learn how, see Manage tiles and notifications.

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Artikelnummer: 4000311 – Letzte Überarbeitung: 04.12.2016 – Revision: 30

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