Check out how to setup Gmail IMAP settings to read your Gmail messages in other mail clients. When you want to access emails of your Gmail account from other mail services like Outlook, you need to set up the Gmail IMAP settings. As an alternative to IMAP, POP3 settings also work to connect your accounts. With the help of IMAP, you can quickly read your Gmail messages in other mail accounts like Outlook and more. When anyone is having more than one mail accounts like business mail, personal mail, office mail and more, IMAP makes it simple for them to access all their mail accounts at one place. So, if you are a multiple mail accounts holder then just merge them using Gmail IMAP settings as below.
Gmail IMAP Settings Are:
- Gmail IMAP server address: imap.gmail.com
- Gmail IMAP user name: Your Gmail address (e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Gmail IMAP password: Your Gmail password
- Gmail IMAP port: 993
- Gmail IMAP TLS/SSL required: yes
Important instruction: You have to ‘Enable IMAP’ from your Gmail account to make above Gmail IMAP settings work. Go to settings and select Enable IMAP as shown as below image.
Above Gmail IMAP settings will help you to access Gmail from other clients like Outlook and more. So, if you want your multiple mail accounts at one place then just enable IMAP from your Gmail account and set up the above Gmail IMAP settings while connecting the Gmail account at other mail services, and that’s it. Access your Gmail messages from other mail clients easily.