OSU Gmail - Setup Gmail in Windows Mail App

Issue/Question

  • How do I access my OSU Gmail in the Windows Mail app?

Environment

  • Oregon State University
  • Employee, Student or Associate
  • ONID Account
  • OSU Gmail
  • Windows
  • Windows Mail app

Resolution

  1. Open Windows Mail
  2. Click on the Settings icon that looks like a gear
  3. Select "Manage accounts" from the settings on the right
  4. Select "+ Add account"
  5. Select "Google"
  6. In the "Email or phone" menu, enter your username@oregonstate.edu and click "Next"
  7. Sign in on the Oregon State University login page with your username and password
    • You will need to Duo auth when prompted
  8. You will see a window that says "Windows wants to access your Google Account"; select "Allow"
  9. On the "Remember sign-in info" screen, select "Yes" if you want Windows Mail to save your username and password
  10. On the "All done" screen, select "Done"

 

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Details

Article ID: 45972
Created
Tue 1/9/18 8:58 AM
Modified
Mon 5/11/20 3:28 PM