3 ways to sign out of Gmail

3 ways to sign out of Gmail
3 ways to sign out of Gmail
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Find out how to log out of your Gmail account on a computer, phone or tablet. As your Gmail account is an integral part of your Google account, when you log out of Gmail, you are also no longer logged in to other applications and services belonging to Google. But don't worry, you can always reconnect at any time.

Steps

Method 1 of 3: On a computer

Log Out of Gmail Step 1

Step 1. Go to the Gmail website on your browser

Your Gmail inbox should open.

Log Out of Gmail Step 2

Step 2. Click on your profile icon

It's the little circle at the top right of the page. If you don't have a profile picture, you will see your name initials appear. A drop-down menu will open.

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Step 3. Click Logout at the bottom of the menu

This will sign you out of Gmail in that browser.

  • If you are logged into multiple Gmail accounts on the same browser, you can click Log out of all accounts to exit from all your accounts at the same time. If you want to sign out of a single account, click on the down arrow below the account and select Sign out.
  • Google Chrome users:

    you will see a message informing you that Your favorites, history, passwords and other settings are no longer synchronized with your account. Gmail is indeed integrated into the browser. Click on To continue to confirm and keep in mind that your Google account no longer syncs with your other devices as long as you are logged out.

Log Out of Gmail Step 4

Step 4. Remove your account from the login screen (optional)

If you don't want to keep your account name on the Gmail login screen, click Delete an account, then click the red minus sign next to your name. To confirm, click Yes, delete.

If you were logged in to other Google services within this browser, such as Google Maps or Google Photos, you will also be logged out

Method 2 of 3: On an iPhone or iPad

Log Out of Gmail Step 5

Step 1. Open the Gmail app

It is represented on your phone or tablet by a white icon containing a M multicolored.

The only way to sign out of Gmail on your iPhone or iPad is to sign out of your Google Account completely. This means that you will also be signed out of other Google apps, including Drive, Maps, and the basic Google app

Log Out of Gmail Step 6

Step 2. Tap your profile picture

It is located at the top right. If you do not have a profile picture associated with your account, you will see your name initials appear.

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Step 3. Tap Manage accounts on this device

This option is near the bottom of the menu.

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Step 4. Tap Remove from this device

A confirmation message will open, asking if you really want to delete the account. When you confirm, you will be signed out of all Gmail apps on your phone or tablet. You can always reconnect at any time.

  • If you are logged in to multiple accounts, you will need to press Remove from this device for each account you want to delete.
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Step 5. Press Delete to confirm

You are now signed out of all Google services on your Android.

Method 3 of 3: On an Android device

Log Out of Gmail Step 10

Step 1. Open the Gmail app

It is represented on your phone or tablet by a white icon containing a M multicolored.

  • The only way to sign out of Gmail on your Android is to delete the account from your phone or tablet. Since your Android device is fully paired with your Google Account, the functionality of your phone or tablet will be greatly reduced after you sign out and until you sign in with a Google Account again.
  • Removing your account from your device doesn't delete it: you can always sign in to Gmail and other Google services again whenever you want.
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Step 2. Tap your profile picture

It's at the top right of Gmail. If you don't have a photo, you'll see your initials appear instead.

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Step 3. Tap Manage accounts on this device

This option can be found in the menu.

  • If you just want to add an additional account to Gmail and not sign out of the current account, you can tap Add another account instead, then follow the onscreen instructions to sign in to Gmail with this new account.
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Step 4. Select the account to remove

Once selected, you will see the option to delete account displayed.

If you have multiple accounts signed in to Gmail, you will need to delete them separately

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Step 5. Tap Remove Account

A confirmation message will appear, informing you that you will be logged out of all Google services on this Android.

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Step 6. Press Delete to confirm

You are now signed out of all Google services on your Android.

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