Gmail Setup (Outlook 2013)

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Add your Gmail Account to Outlook 2013 Using IMAP settings. Below are the steps you need to follow in order:

Step 1:

Log into your Gmail account and open the Settings page with gear icon. Click on the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab and make sure IMAP is enabled and click on save changes.


Step 2:

Open Outlook 2013 and go to File tab.

File tab

Step 3:

Then, just above the Account Settings button, click Add Account.

Add Account

Step 4:

Select Manual setup or additional server types.

Manual Setup

Step 5:

Then in Choose service select POP or IMAP


Step 6:

Add your user information and for server information,

Account type: IMAP

Incoming mail server: imap.gmail.com

Outgoing mail server (SMTP): smtp.gmail.com

Then add your logon information as below.

IMAP Settings

Step 7:

Go to More settings and select the Outgoing server tab. Check box next to My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and select the radio button next to Use same settings as my incoming mail server.

Outgoing Server

Step 8:

In the same window go to the Advanced tab and verify the following.

Incoming server (IMAP): 993 or 143

Incoming server encrypted connection: SSL

Outgoing server (SMTP): 25 or 465

Outgoing server encrypted connection: TLS

Click OK when finished.


Step 9:

Click Next.

If you've entered everything correctly, both tasks will be completed successfully and you can close the window and again click Next.

Test account settings

Step 10:

You'll get You're all set! message,

Click Finish.


Step 11:

And now you can check your emails through Outlook.


If you have any problems setting up your Mail account please feel free to contact our Support Team on 010 555 0650.

The iSAT Team

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