Configuring Outlook (Windows) for Kent State Gmail (Students & part-time faculty)

Make sure you've enabled IMAP in your main Gmail settings as well as having allowed Less Secure Apps in your account.

Skip to Mac.

If this is the first time you've launched Outlook, you will receive a message asking if you'd like to set up a New Account.  Click Next.

Windows:

  1. Select File > Add Account.

 

  1. Enter your email address and click Connect.

 

  1. Click Google.

 

  1. Enter the following information for IMAP Account Setting then click Next.
    Note: 
    Make sure you've enabled IMAP within Gmail settings in your web browser as well as having allowed Less Secure Apps in your account.

    Incoming Mail:
    Server: imap.gmail.com
    Port: 993
    Encryption Method: SSL/TLS

    Outgoing Mail:
    Server: smtp.gmail.com
    Port: 465
    Encryption Method: 
    SSL/TLS

 

  1. Enter your FlashLine password then click Connect..

  1.  On the Google popup, scroll down and click Allow.

 

 

Mac:

  1. Select Outlook > Preferences > Account.

  2. Click the plus (+) sign > New Account.

  3. Type your email address > Continue.

 

  1. Enter your FlashLine password.

 

  1. Click Done.

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Article ID: 38392
Created
Thu 8/31/17 3:47 PM
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