How To Sign In Gmail Account In Android



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How to Log In to Gmail

Four Methods:

This wikiHow teaches you how to sign into your Gmail account on a computer or mobile item. Logging into your Gmail account is usually as simple as entering your Gmail email address and password in the properly labeled text boxes. Keep in mind that, if you use an Android, you must log into a Gmail account in order to set up the Android.

Steps

On Desktop

  1. Enter your Gmail email address.In the text field that appears, type in your Gmail email address.
  2. Click .It's below the text box.
  3. Enter your Gmail account password.Type in the password you use to log into your Gmail account.
  4. Click .It's below the password text box.
  5. Enter your two-factor authentication code if prompted.If asked to enter a two-factor authentication code, do the following:
    • Retrieve the two-factor authentication code from your phone's Messages app.
    • Type the code into the Gmail text field.
    • ClickNext.
  6. Wait for your Gmail inbox to load.This should take only a few seconds.
  7. Add an account.If you want to sign into another Gmail account without signing out of your current one, do the following:
    • Click your Gmail profile icon in the top-right corner of the inbox.
    • ClickAdd accountat the bottom of the drop-down menu.
    • Enter your account's email address and password.

Using Settings on iPhone

  1. Open your iPhone's Settings.Tap the Settings app icon, which resembles a grey box with gears on it.
  2. Scroll down and tapPasswords & Accounts.You'll find this option near the middle of the Settings page.
  3. TapAdd Account.It's near the bottom of the screen.
    • Depending on how many email accounts you have, you may need to scroll down to select this option.
  4. TapGoogle.This is in the middle of the page.
  5. Enter your Gmail email address.In the text field that appears, type in the email address for your Gmail account.
  6. Tap .It's at the bottom of the page.
  7. Enter your Gmail account password.Type in the password you use to log into Gmail.
  8. Tap .It's at the bottom of the page.
  9. Enter your two-factor authentication code if prompted.If asked to provide a two-factor authentication code, do the following:
    • Retrieve the two-factor authentication code from your phone's Messages app.
    • Type the code into the Gmail text field.
    • TapNext.
  10. Select features to sync.Tap the white switch next to an option (e.g., "Notes") to turn it on for this email account, or tap the green switch next to an option to turn off the option.
  11. Tap .It's in the top-right corner of the screen. Doing so will save your changes and add the Gmail account to your iPhone's Mail app.
    • You'll be able to find the Gmail inbox in your iPhone's Mail app on the "Inboxes" page.

Using the Gmail App on iPhone

  1. Download the Gmail app.If you don't already have the Gmail app, download it by doing the following:
    • Open the App Store.
    • TapSearch, then tap the search bar.
    • Type ingmail, then tapgmailin the drop-down list of results.
    • TapGETto the right of the Gmail app icon.
    • Enter your Touch ID or Apple ID password when prompted.
  2. Open Gmail.Tap the Gmail app icon, which resembles a red "M" on a white envelope. This will open the sign-in page.
  3. TapSIGN IN.This blue button is at the bottom of the screen.
  4. TapGoogle.It's at the top of the list of email providers.
    • If you see the email address you want to use to sign in, just tap the white switch next to the address to sign in.
    • If you see a list of email addresses that you don't want to use, tapAdd accountbefore tappingGoogle.
  5. Enter your Gmail email address.In the text field that appears, type in the email address for your Gmail account.
  6. Tap .It's at the bottom of the page.
  7. Enter your Gmail account password.Type in the password you use to log into Gmail.
  8. Tap .It's at the bottom of the page.
  9. Enter your two-factor authentication code if prompted.If asked to provide a two-factor authentication code, do the following:
    • Retrieve the two-factor authentication code from your phone's Messages app.
    • Type the code into the Gmail text field.
    • TapNext.
  10. Wait for your Gmail inbox to load.This should take only a few seconds.
  11. Add an account.If you want to sign into another Gmail account without signing out of the current one, do the following:
    • Tapin the top-left corner of the screen.
    • Tap your email address near the top of the pop-out menu.
    • TapManage accounts.
    • TapGoogle.
    • Enter your account's email address and password.

On Android

  1. Sign into Gmail when setting up your Android.Since Android phones and tablets use Google Accounts as your default sign-in method, you'll need to sign into Gmail when initially setting up your Android. This also means that, while you can add extra accounts to Gmail on your Android, you can't sign in and out of your primary account without factory-resetting your Android:
    • Turn on your new Android.
    • Enter your Gmail address when asked.
    • TapNext.
    • Enter your Gmail password.
    • TapNext.
    • Follow any other on-screen instructions.
  2. Open Gmail.Tap the Gmail app icon, which resembles a red "M" on an envelope. This will open your default Google Account's Gmail inbox.
  3. Tap .It's in the top-left corner of the screen. A pop-out menu will appear on the left side of the screen.
  4. Tap your current email address.This is at the top of the pop-out menu on the left side of the screen. A drop-down menu will appear.
  5. TapAdd account.It's in the drop-down menu.
  6. TapGoogle.This option is at the top of the list of email providers.
  7. Enter your PIN if prompted.If asked for your Android's unlock PIN or pattern, enter it before proceeding.
  8. Enter your Gmail email address.In the text field that appears, type in the email address for your Gmail account.
  9. Tap .It's at the bottom of the page.
  10. Enter your Gmail account password.Type in the password you use to log into Gmail.
  11. Tap .It's at the bottom of the page.
  12. Enter your two-factor authentication code if prompted.If asked to provide a two-factor authentication code, do the following:
    • Retrieve the two-factor authentication code from your phone's Messages app.
    • Type the code into the Gmail text field.
    • TapNext.
  13. TapI agreewhen prompted.Doing so will take you to your Gmail inbox, which should load after a few seconds.

Community Q&A

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  • Question
    I can't log into my gmail account, it keeps telling me the connection is untrusted.
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    You should be able to bypass this screen (there might be an advanced options link or something similar that will allow you to continue). If this doesn't work, it's a problem in your security settings, and you either need to troubleshoot it or possibly use a different browser.
    Thanks!
  • Question
    I use an iOS phone and I deleted my account from my mail. How can I recover it?
    wikiHow Contributor
    Community Answer
    You'll want to go to "Mail" in Settings and add a new account. Pick whether your account is through Google, Outlook/Hotmail, or another, and follow the instructions to add your email account.
    Thanks!
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