How To Use Gmail's Android App To Access Email Services Like Yahoo, Outlook?

  • Posted on: 12 April 2017
  • By: sasi

Most Android phones come with Gmail app pre-installed in them. You can use the Gmail app to access any other email services like Yahoo, Outlook etc., that support POP/IMAP.

To configure non-Gmail POP/IMAP services:

  • Open Gmail app
  • Tap the hamburger icon to open the menu
  • Scroll down and tap 'Settings'
  • Tap 'Add Account'
  • Gmail App Setup POP IMAP

  • Select 'Personal (IMAP/POP)'
  • Enter your non-gmail id and its password. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the setup process.

To access your non-Gmail account:

  • Open Gmail app
  • Tap the hamburger icon to open the menu
  • Gmail App Show AccountsGmail App Select Account

  • Tap the drop down button to see the list of all accounts configured.
  • Select your non-gmail account. You can send/receive emails from that id using the Gmail app.