Gmail Sign in

Do you want to know how are you can log in to your Gmail account or sign in to your Gmail account? Here is a step-by-step guide for you.

Sign in to Gmail account on desktop

  1. Open your laptop/desktop and click on your browser.
  2. If you have the Chrome browser on your desktop/laptop, then you will get the Gmail option at the top left page of the browser. To open the login page you need to click on ‘Gmail’ option.
  3. The login page will open and it will have two blanks, the first one is for email id and the second one is for the password. Here, you need to enter your complete Gmail ID and then the password of your account.
  4. Click on the next button or press enter button and you will be taken to your Gmail inbox.

In case you encounter any trouble login to your account, check if you have entered the correct login credentials. Sometimes login issues come to because of that internet connectivity as well. So, check that as well, if you have entered all the details correctly and if you are still unable to login to your account, then check the troubleshoot process for the same.

In case you do not have Chrome browser

If you are using any other browsers, then open your browser and enter the URL www.google.com. After entering the URL, press Enter button and the Google page will open. At the top left side of the page, you will find the option ‘Gmail’. Click on the Gmail option and follow the aforementioned steps to login to your Gmail account.

This is the simple way you can login to your Gmail account on the desktop or laptop.

Gmail sign in process on Android mobile or iPhone

If you want to login to your Gmail account on your Android phone, then it is important that you install the Gmail application in your phone first. The steps for the same are here:

  • Step 1

Open your mobile open setting page.

  • Step 2

In the setting page find the option “email‘. When you click on the option ‘Email’, a new option will appear that is ‘account’. Click on the ‘account’ option and then ‘add account‘.

  • Step 3

The device will show you different platforms on which you need to create an account. Because, we are talking about Gmail sign in, therefore we will select the option ‘Google’. This is because; Gmail is the email application of Google.

  • Step 4

When you will click on the Google option, your device will ask you to enter your email ID you created on this Gmail platform. Important things to remember here is, you need to enter the complete Gmail ID that [email protected]

  • Step 5

Device will ask you to enter your password after this. Enter the password of your Gmail account.

  • Step 6

At this stage, the device will ask your permission to sync your Gmail account details with the device. It will ask you what all things you want to sync with your phone. Options would be contact, folders, images and the details of other folders. You can check the boxes according to your preference and then tap on ‘Ok’ button.

  • Step 7

The device will take a few minutes to sync the details, so, wait for some time and meanwhile do not open any other application or do any other activity on your phone.

  • Step 8

Once the sync is finished, click on the finish button and do not forget to save the changes made. Click on the same option to save the changes.

  • Step 9

Now close your device and come to the main menu. Here, you will find the email icon. Check your email or Android or iPhone click on this item in your inbox will open.

Once you have synced your Gmail account with your phone, you don’t have to sign into your account every time you need to check your emails. However, when you will change the password of your account on desktop/ laptop, then access to your account on mobile device will get restricted by Google. You need to login to your account again by adding your latest login credentials that are email id and password.

Sign in to Gmail account using the Gmail app on the phone

  • Tap the hamburger menu () present in the upper-left corner of your phone screen, and then click on your name and email in the upper left side of the phone. After this click on the option ‘Add account’.
  • From the drop down list and select the option ‘Google’.
  • Once you will click on ‘Google’, you will be brought back at the Add your account screen. On this page, you need to enter your Gmail address the complete one and tap on Next button.
  • Then a new page will open with the password space. Enter the password of your account and then click on Next button. Here a page will open asking for your permission. Click on Agree button to go to the service page.
  • If you want to add your payment details, add your credit card information here or click on option No thanks.8
  • After this step is complete, you will be taken back at Accounts page present in the Settings page.

These are the simple steps how you can login email account on the desktop, Android phone and iPhone.

Configure multiple Gmail accounts in your phone

If you have more than one Gmail account and want to all of them on your phone, then here is a step you can follow.

Step 1: Open your and go to the setting of yes and click on option email.

Step 2: Click on account and then add account option.

Step 3: Then click on Google as you want to install Gmail application. If you want to install any other email application that is Yahoo Mail, Outlook, etc., then you can click view options according.

Step 4: When you will be on the option ‘Google’, page will open asking you to enter your email address and then password. You need to enter your complete email address and password here. And then follow the aforementioned steps to add the account. Now, your account is added to your phone.

When it comes to access different accounts, the device will show you the options which email account you want to access before you sign in. For example, if you have configured two email IDs in your phone, then when you click on the Gmail icon to check your email, it will show you both the IDs. You need to click on the email which you want to check and the same will appear on screen.

Nevertheless, setting option in different phones differs; however, the process of adding the Gmail account in the phone or desktop would be more or less same in all devices. Still, if you encounter any issue and unable to sign into your account or at Gmail in your phone, then you can take the help of technical support team of your device manufacturer and with their assistance you can finish the task.

Gmail Login

If you want to login to your Gmail account, then for that you should have your Gmail account and Gmail account gives you many benefits like accessing Google docs, YouTube, Google +, Calendar etc. As you have your username and password. For login the account, we first discuss the steps of sign up account:

  1. First open your web browser and type “Gmail” on your search tab or you can type www.gmail.com.
  2. In the open window you will see the “Sign in” option. To continue to Gmail account, enter your mail id or phone number and below the sign in option “Create account” option is there in blue color for creating a new account click on that.
  3. When you will click on option “Create account” the new window will opens where in you need to enter your details.
  4. Fill the text boxes with your “first name”, “last name” after that fill the “username” For e.g.: – you choose the username as [email protected]gmail.com and it already exists then an error generate that this id already exists and it gives you the options of mail ids you can choose from that or else choose unique id.
  5. After that, enter the “password” and password should have minimum 8 characters and a mix of letters, numbers and symbols after that again fill the “confirm password” text box. Next to confirm password there is a symbol of “eye” from where you can see your password by clicking on it so as to check that “password” and “confirm password” option is same. Then click on “next”.
  6. In the next window, enter your “phone number” and “recovery, email id” which is optional but to secure your mail account one should enter both the options.
  7. Enter your “birthday” by selecting the drop down list of “month”, “day” and “year” and then enter your “gender” by selecting from the drop down list. Click on “next”.
  8. If you have entered your phone number then in the next window it was asked for “verify your phone number” and will send a six digit verification code for verifying and will have two buttons of “not now” and “send” click on “send” option.
  9. In the next window, enter that 6 digit code in the textbox and click on “verify”. If you didn’t receive the code or the code is misplaced then click on “call instead” and the call came with your phone it will tell you your code and click on “verify” button.
  10. The next window is of “privacy and terms” you can read all these terms and click on “cancel” or “I Agree”. If you agree click on “I agree”.
  11. After that loading starts and a dialogue opens of “Welcome to Sia, Gmail” and further tell you some instructions on how to use accounting in your devices and can personalize it. Click on “next” and then a message come of [email protected] is ready to use. Click on “go to Gmail”.
  12. Your mailbox is open with your first mail as “thanking you for trying the Gmail account” and now you can “choose any theme”, “import or export your contacts”, “store your data”, “set your profile photo” etc. It’s up to you how to personalize your account.

With this your Gmail account is successfully created and you can access it.

Now to directly login to your Gmail account, here are some of the steps

  • Step 1: Open your web browser and enter “Gmail” in your search tab or enter www.gmail.com in the address bar.
  • Step 2: In the next “Sign in” window enter your “email or phone number” and then click on “next”.
  • Step 3: Enter the “password” in the next window and click on “Sign in”.
  • Step 4: Once you login to your Gmail account, you can able to see your email interface and can access it.

Troubles while login Gmail account

The problems generally occur when you forgot your username or password or have entered wrong username and password. For that you need to reset or recover your account.

Forgot your email id

  1. If you forgot your email id open the “Gmail” window and click on “Forgot email” and in the next window it will ask you to enter “phone number” or “recovery mail” enter any of that in the text box and click on “next”.
  2. Now enter your “first name” and “last name” in the text boxes and click on “next”.
  3. Gmail will asks to send you a verification code on your phone. Click on “send”. If you enter your mail id in the text box, then Gmail will send a verification code in your alternative mail box.
  4. Enter the six digit code for verification and click on “next” and also pop up window arise if you didn’t receive the code? Click on “resend”.
  5. In the next window it will ask you to choose an account, click on your account and your account has recovered.
  6. By choosing the account the window opens of “enter your password”. Enter the password and click on “next”. Your mailbox opens.

Forgot your password

  • If you forgot your password, click on “Forgot password?” The window slides.
  • In this it will ask you to enter your “last password” as you don’t remember your last password so click on “try another way”.
  • In the next window it will ask to enter a verification code on your phone either by a “text” or “call” choose any of the options. If you choose the “text” option, then the code comes on your phone via text and if you choose “call” then call came on your phone and it will tell your code.
  • Below the “text” and “call” there is an option of “I don’t have my phone”. Click on it and it will ask you to “send verification code on your alternative email id” and click on send. Enter the code in the space given below.
  • In “Account recovery” window there is again an option of “try another way” where it will ask you “when you create this Google account?” Enter the “month” and “year” from the drop down list if you remember. Click on “next”.
  • If you again click on “try another way” then it will ask you to “enter an email you can check now” and then enter the email id and click on “next”.
  • From above steps 2-7 it will help you to recover your account and you can successfully change your password and login to your email account.

Gmail login problems happen sometimes, but it doesn’t mean that you lose your account as there are many solutions to recover the Gmail account also Gmail gives you the option of “2-step verification” which helps to secure your password with 2 layers every time you login your account. You can enable this option by signing into your account.