Apple Mail

If you see a prompt to add an account when you open Apple Mail, skip to step 5:

  1. Open the Mail app on your computer.
  2. Select the Mail menu at the top, and then Preferences.
  3. Open the Accounts section.
  4. Click the + button in the bottom corner.
  5. Choose Google.
  6. Type your name.
  7. Type your full email address (e.g. username@gmail.com, or username@your_domain.com for Google Apps users).
  8. Type your password. If you use 2-step verification with your account, you'll have to enter an app password.
  9. Click Set up.
  10. Make sure Mail is selected and click Done.