Setting Up Gmail on your Android Phone

Step 1 – Download the Gmail App from the Google Play Store


Step 2 –  Open the Gmail app

Open the Gmail app on your Android device.


Step 3 – Go to Settings

Click the menu in the top left corner to open Settings.


Step 4 – Click the arrow right of your email

At the top of your screen, click the small arrow next to your name and email address to open Accounts. It looks like a triangle.


Step 5 – Click Add account

Click Add account to start setup.


Step 6 – Click Other

Select Other as the account you want to set up.

Tip: If you want to set up your email with Mobile Sync, choose Exchange instead.


Step 7 – Enter your email address

  1. Type in the email address you want to set up.
  2. Click Next.


Step 8 – Select IMAP

Select IMAP as the account type.


Step 9 – Enter your password

  1. Type in your email password, the one you use to log in to Webmail.
  2. Click Next.


Step 10 – Enter for incoming server

  1. Type in as the incoming server.
  2. Click Next.


Step 11 – Enter for outgoing server

  1. Type in as the outgoing server.
  2. Click Next.


Step 12 – Select account options

Here you set how often Gmail should look for new emails, when you get notifications and more. Uncheck any options you don’t want and click Next to continue.


Step 13 – Done!

Your account is now set up and ready to go!


Add Gmail to your iPhone

In the end, it’s certain that personal preference matters. But, logically speaking, the Gmail app is a better option for most users. It offers more flexibility and efficiently more features than iOS’ stock mail app. And if the design is one of the choosing factors for you, Gmail’s colorful interface is cleaner against Apple’s minimalistic approach.  However, most people stop using the native Apple’s stock iOS mail app after learning it doesn’t offer true push notification functionality for emails.

How to Setup Gmail on your iPhone (using the GMail App)

  1. Make sure you’ve downloaded the Gmail app.
  2. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Gmail app Gmail.
  3. Login using your email accounts and password

Additional Help For Settings:

How to Setup Gmail on your iPhone (using the native app)

To begin using Gmail on your iOS device, set up Google Sync by performing the following steps:

  1. Go to your device’s account settings.
  2. Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Google.
  5. Add your G Suite account and follow the instructions from there.
  6. Choose which products you want to synchronize with your device.

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