Gmail is now the most used mailing service out there. Google’s mailing service has its own selling points that set it apart from other competitors on the market. One such feature lies in support for third-party email accounts.
Google has recently rolled out an update that brings the ability to add third-party email accounts to Gmail app for iPhone and iPad. This means that you now can add Yahoo, Outlook or iCloud email account to Gmail app. However, the process is not straightforward. Don’t worry because we are here to help.
This article walks you through the steps to add a third-party email account to Gmail app on your iPhone. Before we begin, make sure you now have the latest version of Gmail app on your iPhone. If you are not sure, update your app first.
How to add a third-party email account to Gmail app on your iPhone
Step one: First off, launch Gmail app from your home screen and then sign into your Gmail account if you have not already done so
Step two: Once you are in, hit the menu button located at the top left corner of the screen and then hit the downward arrow button to the right of your primary email address
Step three: Once you are done, hit Manage Accounts under your email section and the hit Add Account
Step four: Select the mailing service you wish to use from the list and then sign in with your details
Step five: Now just simply hit the Sign In button to complete the task.
How to switch between Gmail accounts in Gmail app for iOS
Once you have successfully added a third-party email account to Gmail app, you now can easily switch between them. Here is how.
Step one: Launch Gmail from your home screen and then hit the menu button located at the top right corner of the screen
Step two: On the next screen, tap on the downward arrow button next to your email address and then select the email address you wish to use.
To remove a third-party email account from Gmail app, select Manage Accounts, then hit Edit button and tap the red Remove button.
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