Access Gmail using Outlook 2010, Outlook 2013 and Outlook 2011 for Mac
In this tutorial we are going to see the steps required for configuring and accessing Gmail using Outlook 2010, Outlook 2013 and Outlook 2011 for Mac
Configure Gmail for Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013
Listed below are the steps for configuring Gmail in Office 2013 and Office 2010.
Step 1: When you are launching Outlook 2013 for the first time the following configuration wizard will be displayed.
Step 2: Click Next to continue with the setting up of mail account.
Step 3: In the Add an Email Account screen, select Yes radio option and click the Next button.
Step 4: In the Add Account screen, enter the your name, email address and the password and click the Next button. This should start displaying the below configuration screen.
Step 5: Click the Finish button to access your Gmail Account.
If you had already configured email accounts other than Gmail and want to access the New Account Setup wizard then you can do the following.
Step 1: Click on File menu and navigate to Info section.
Step 2: Now click the Account Settings button. In the Account Settings screen, navigate to E-mail tab and click the New button.
This would display the Add an Email Account screen where you can enter your Gmail account information and follow the same steps that have been already covered.
Configure Gmail in Outlook 2011 for Mac
Click the Outlook menu and select Preferences from the displayed menu list.
In the Outlook Preferences, click the Accounts Option.
In the Accounts window, click + sign available on bottom left corner and select E-mail from the menu list.
This would launch the following dialog asking the users to enter the Gmail e-mail address and password. After entering the credentials, tick the check box with label as Configure automatically then click the Add Account button.
This should automatically configure your Gmail account on Outlook for Mac 2011.
Configure Gmail account in Microsoft Outlook