Deleted Emails Keep Coming Back in Motorola Droid Razr Maxx

 Droid Razr Maxx

There have been numerous complaints from Motorola Droid Razr Maxx users about how their deleted emails keep on coming back. According to various sites, the problem may stem out from the improper configuration of your Android phone email app settings. The next section will show you how to go over the problem.

1. Check Sync of Motorola Droid Razr Maxx

No matter what type of email you are using, see to it that its sync function is on. Otherwise, any changes that you will make in your email will have the tendency to be invalidated by the email provider.

2. Hotmail Users

Motorola’s customer forum offered this solution for Droid Razr Maxx Hotmail users:

a. Open the Menu.

b. Select Settings.

c. Go to Accounts & Sync.

d. Tap the Add Account option.

e. Choose Email.

f. Open Other.

g. Manually enter your email login data through Other.

h. Choose the Manual Setup button.

i. Use these configurations:

POP3 server:

Port: Enter Port 995

Security type: SSL/TLS

Authentication Method: Auto

j. Hit Next.

k. Enter these:

SMTP server:

Port: Enter Port – 587 (or 25 when Non-Wi-Fi)

Security type: STARTTLS

Authentication Method: Auto

l. Tap Next and determine your preferred Inbox checking frequency.

3. Another Solution for Hotmail Users

If that does not work you, try this suggestion shared by another Droid Razr Maxx user in the DroidForums. He said that the following configurations worked for him:


Username: \[email protected] (or


port: 443

check SSL use secure connection


SMTP server:

port: 587

security type: None

require sign-in: checked


Take note that you should use the symbols and characters as they appear. For instance, make sure that you use the backslash (\) when necessary. The solution posted by Motorola allegedly does not work on corporate account.

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