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hi, i have i macbook and i have a google mail account and i

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hi, i have i macbook and i have a google mail account and i tried hundred of times to connect thru pop.gmail.com, smtp.gmail.com, and it just doesn't go.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  jhannell replied 5 years ago.

HelloCustomer

 

In order to access your gmail account, you have to activate your POP/SMTP settings.

Did you do it recently?

 

If not yet, I am ready to assist you.

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
yes i did enable it.
Expert:  jhannell replied 5 years ago.

What is the exact error you are getting?

(By the way, you have to use 995th port, not 110, for pop3)

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
how do i know what is 995th port, and what is 110. and on my mail i only have POP. is there i difference between pop and pop3.
Expert:  jhannell replied 5 years ago.

What email client program are you currently using, to access your gmail account?

(For example, thunderbird, outlook etc)

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
i am just going to googlemail.com and i ont use any client currently
Expert:  jhannell replied 5 years ago.

I understand now,

 

So, you are not using a client program.

Are you accessing your emails from webmail GMAIL interface? (www.gmail.com)

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
yes

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