5 ways to access Gmail

5 ways to access Gmail
5 ways to access Gmail
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Whether it's to chat with a loved one or retrieve an important attachment, you can check your Gmail inbox on a computer or mobile device. If you want to have simultaneous access to multiple accounts, you can add other accounts on your browser or mobile app after logging in. Remember that in order to access Gmail, you must have a Gmail account.

Steps

Method 1 of 5: Access Gmail on a desktop

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Step 1. Open your web browser

You can open Gmail on any browser you want, be it Firefox, Safari, Chrome, etc.

You'll need to open Gmail in Chrome if you want to use specific Gmail features, like offline messaging

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Step 2. Log in to Gmail

Open this page on your web browser. The Gmail login page will appear.

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Step 3. Enter your email address

Type your Gmail email address in the field Email address or phone number.

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Step 4. Click NEXT

This blue button is located below the text field Email address or phone number and redirects to the password entry page.

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Step 5. Enter your password

Type the password you use to sign in to your Gmail account.

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Step 6. Click NEXT

This button is located below the field Password. Your inbox will open if the password and username are correct.

Method 2 of 5: Access Gmail on iPhone

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Step 1. Open your iPhone's App Store

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The App Store icon looks like a white "A" on a blue background.

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Step 2. Tap Search

This option is at the bottom of the screen and opens the search page.

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Step 3. Search for Gmail

Type gmail in the search bar at the top of the screen and then press the key. To research of the keyboard.

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Step 4. Select GET

This button is to the right of the header Gmail: messaging according to Google.

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Step 5. Use Touch ID when prompted

The Gmail app will be downloaded to your iPhone.

  • If you don't have Touch ID on your iPhone, or if you don't use your fingerprint for App Store verification, select To install at the bottom of the screen before entering the password associated with your Apple ID.
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Step 6. Open Gmail

Press on TO OPEN in the App Store or select the red and white app on one of your home screens.

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Step 7. Press CONNECT

This option is at the bottom of the screen.

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Step 8. Log in to Gmail

If you don't have an active Google account on your iPhone, select the option Google when prompted and do the following:

  • enter your email address
  • Press on FOLLOWING
  • enter your Gmail password
  • Press on FOLLOWING
  • if there is a Google account listed on Gmail, skip the login step by pressing the white switch next to the account in question
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Step 9. Wait for the messages to load

Once logged into Gmail, you will see your inbox appear after a few seconds.

Method 3 of 5: Access Gmail on Android

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Step 1. Make sure the Gmail app is installed

Open the app drawer by pressing

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on the home screen (on some Android you will have to slide the home page up) then look for the red and white Gmail app.

  • Almost all Android devices have Gmail installed by default so you should easily find it in the app drawer.
  • If for some reason Gmail is not installed on your device, go to the

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    Google Play Store, search for Gmail and then press TO INSTALL.

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Step 2. Open Gmail

Tap the icon that looks like a red "M" on a white background.

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Step 3. Tap GO TO GMAIL APPLICATION

This button is located at the bottom of the screen.

  • If you are not signed in to the account you are interested in, select instead Add email address, Press on Google and enter your email address and password.
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Step 4. Enter your password

If you are asked to enter your password, type it in the corresponding text field and press FOLLOWING.

This step is usually not necessary since you are already using a Google account to connect your Android

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Step 5. Wait for the inbox to open

Your inbox will appear within seconds after you log into your account.

Method 4 of 5: Sign in to multiple accounts on a desktop computer

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Step 1. Open Gmail

Go to this page in your browser. If you are already logged in, you will find your Gmail inbox.

Enter your email address and password if you are not yet logged in

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Step 2. Click on your profile icon

It's the circular icon at the top right of the page. Click on it to open a drop-down menu.

Click on the colored circle with the first initial of your name if your account does not have a profile picture

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Step 3. Select Add Account

This option is at the bottom left of the drop-down menu and displays a list of registered Google accounts.

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Step 4. Click Use Another Account

This option is at the bottom of the list that appears.

To use an existing account, but which is disconnected, click on it and enter the corresponding password

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Step 5. Enter the email address

Type the email address of the Gmail account you want to add when prompted.

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Step 6. Click NEXT

This blue button is located below the text field Email address or phone number.

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Step 7. Enter your password

Type the password you use to sign in to your Gmail.

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Step 8. Select NEXT

This button is located below the text field Password and allows not only to add the account to the list of connected accounts, but also to open its inbox.

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Step 9. Switch between accounts

If you want to log into your other account, click on the profile picture at the top right of the page and then, from the drop-down menu, select the account you want to open.

Method 5 of 5: Sign in to multiple accounts on mobile

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Step 1. Open Gmail

The app icon looks like a red "M" on a white background. If you are logged in, it will open your Gmail inbox.

Enter your email address and password first if you are not logged in

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Step 2. Press ☰

This button is located at the top left of the screen and opens a context menu.

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Step 3. Select your current email address

It is at the top of the context menu and allows you to open a drop-down menu.

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Step 4. Tap Manage Accounts

This option is in the drop-down menu and opens a new menu.

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Step 5. Select Add Account

You will find this option in the menu.

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Step 6. Tap Google

Google is at the top of the options list.

  • You may be asked to allow Google to connect. In this case, select To continue Where TO ALLOW.
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Step 7. Enter your email address

Type the email address of the account you want to use in the field Email address or phone number.

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Step 8. Press NEXT

This button is located below the text field.

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Step 9. Enter your password

Enter the password you use to log into your Gmail account.

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Step 10. Press NEXT

This button is at the bottom of the page and not only allows you to add the account to the list of connected accounts, but also to open the inbox.

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Step 11. Switch between accounts

Press on , then tap the profile picture at the top of the menu to sign in to the other registered account.

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