add an email account on gmail for desktop

POP, IMAP & SMTP settings

For applications that are not compatible with Microsoft Exchange, you can still connect to your email account by using POP or IMAP to receive messages, and SMTP to send them.

  • You will need...
  • 1. Server:
  • 2. Username: inbox email address (e.g.
  • 3. Password: inbox password
  • This is the same username and password you use to login to
  • This option is ideal for any custom email application (ERPs, websites, servers, etc.) that need to be able to send/receive emails.
  • POP settings
  • Server:
  • Port: 995
  • Encryption method: SSL
  • IMAP settings
  • Server:
  • Port: 993
  • Encryption method: SSL
  • SMTP settings
  • Server:
  • Port: 587
  • Encryption method: TLS

Go ahead, create your email address below!

With thousands of options and pricing starting at 0.00/month*, you’re sure to find an email address that expresses your personality.

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