Connect E-Mail with Gmail

  • Gmail accounts need an application password 

  • Select your profile icon in the upper-right of Gmail, then select Manage Google Account.

  • Select Security in the left sidebar.

  • Select “App passwords” under the “Signing into Google” section. You’ll then be asked to confirm your Gmail login credentials.

  • Under Select app, choose Mail or Other (Custom name).

  • Under  select a device, choose Other (Custom name e.g. “Orbitype Email”).

  • Your password will appear in a new window. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the process, then select Done.


Incoming Mail (IMAP) Server

Requires SSL: Yes

Port: 993

Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server

Requires SSL: Yes

Requires TLS: Yes (if available)

Requires Authentication: Yes

Port for SSL: 465

Port for TLS/STARTTLS: 587

Full Name or Display Name

Your name

Account Name, Username, or Email address

Your full email address


Your password
(The password we have created in the previous steps)

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