Common questions

What are Gmail IMAP and SMTP settings?


What are Gmail IMAP and SMTP settings?

Incoming connections to the IMAP server at and the POP server at require SSL. The outgoing SMTP server, , requires TLS. Use port 465 , or port 587 if your client begins with plain text before issuing the STARTTLS command.

How do I set up Gmail IMAP in Outlook 2016?

Add Your Gmail Account to Outlook 2016 Using IMAP settings

  1. Log into your Gmail account and open the Settings page with the little gear button.
  2. Open Outlook 2016 and go to the File tab.
  3. Then, just above the Account Settings button, click Add Account.
  4. Select Manual setup or additional server types.

How do I change IMAP settings in Outlook?

Detailed step-by-step instructions

  1. Click on the File tab in the upper-left corner of the Outlook window.
  2. Click Add Account.
  3. Select Manual setup or additional server types.
  4. Select POP or IMAP.
  5. In the Add Account window:
  6. Click More Settings…
  7. Switch to the Outgoing Server tab.

How can I Check my Gmail settings?

To check settings for your Gmail account, log into that account. Above your inbox, to the right, you’ll see a gear icon. Click this, and you’ll see a number of settings. The page in the Gmail Security Checklist shows which settings you should specifically check to ensure that your Gmail account is secure.

How do I set up my Gmail email settings?

1 Open Settings. 2. Scroll down and tap Mail. 3. Tap Accounts. 4. Tap Add Account. 5. Tap Google. 6. Enter your Gmail address in the labeled field. 7. Tap NEXT. 8. Enter your password in the labeled field. 9. Tap NEXT. 10. Slide “Mail” to the “On” position. 11. Tap Save.

What are Gmail email SMTP settings?

SMTP username: Your Gmail address

  • SMTP password: Your Gmail password
  • SMTP server address:
  • Gmail SMTP port (TLS): 587
  • SMTP port (SSL): 465
  • SSL required: yes
  • How to enable Gmail IMAP setting also pop3/smtp?

  • select Settings.
  • IMAP.
  • Select option Enable POP for all mail.
  • Now press Save Changes.