How do I turn on IMAP?

Problem

How do I turn on IMAP?

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Environment

  • Enable IMAP
  • Sync Gmail with mail clients

Solution

Go to Check Gmail through other email platforms or follow these steps:

  1. On your computer, open Gmail.
  2. In the top right, click Settings Settings and then See all settings.
  3. Click the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab.
  4. In the IMAP access section, select Enable IMAP.
  5. Click Save Changes.

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