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Adding an Existing Email Account to Gmail


1/ In your Gmail account, click on the gear icon and select the “Settings” link.Screen Shot 2015-12-18 at 11.56.19 AM

 

2/ click on the “Accounts and Imports” tab

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  • Then select the “Import Mail and Contacts” link.

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3/ Add the email address you’ll be importing to Gmail

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4/ Add your POP3 credentials.

  • ***Make sure you change the port to 995 and click the “Use SSL” check box***

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5/ Select your Import Options.

  • Make sure you click “Leave a copy of retrieved messages on the server”. If you don’t the server will erase all messages once they’ve been imported.
  • Then click the “Start Import” button.

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6/ Once the import starts you’ll get this message screen

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