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Richard, Email Systems Specialist
Category: Email
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Experience:  Over 15 year experience in Email Systems and Programs
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Trying to configure gmail in outlook, my other account set

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trying to configure gmail in outlook
JA: How long has this been an issue?
Customer: my other account set up easily not this one
JA: How do you access your email most often? On a phone or tablet, or through a web browser?
Customer: laptop
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: verified the correct gmail settings for incoming and outgoing servers. i know password ***** ***** as i am logged into google now
JA: Anything else you want the email expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: it just says can logon to incoming pop server in outlook

Hi there and welcome

Please click on my link below and select it to On (sign in first if asked)

https://www.google.com/settings/security/lesssecureapps

Then try to add the account in Gmail

Let me know the results please.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
this was not for my personal account it was for my wifes google account leonastradford933

No problem, then you sign out of your personal account via www.gmail.com

Then click on my link and sign in using your wifes account and enable it please.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
that seemed to resolve the issue, was able to add her account easily. thanks.

Perfect

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
one small issue. i see the gmail account in outlook, but has a folder gmail that will not display., says maybe limitation of imap server
is that an issue? i see i got an email i sent to that account so that does work fine.

Yes, that is correct

Glad it is now all working,

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