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gmail IMAP settings on outlook

I keep getting the password error message. Can someone please advice on the gmail settings within outlook please using virginmedia. I have turened 'less secure apps' ON by the way.

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Re: gmail IMAP settings on outlook

Hello

Here is how too setup outlook too use gmail

Adding Your Gmail Account to Outlook
  1. Open Outlook.
  2. Click the File menu.
  3. Click Add Account.
  4. In the window that opens, select New.
  5. Type in your Gmail and click Connect.
  6. Type in your password, then click Connect.
  7. Outlook will add your Gmail.
  8. Click Done. That's it, Gmail has been added!

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Re: gmail IMAP settings on outlook

Thanks. Works now.
I also used the following within the advanced settings tab. The incoming (IMAP) server was 993 (SSL) and the outgoing SMTP server was 465 (SSL). 

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Hello

Your welcome, if you have any more queries by all means come on back to the forum we do have a great team of VM staff members, VIPs and normal customers with a great deal of knowledge. Stay safe and have a great weekend.

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