How To Link Live.Com Email To Gmail

One of the fantastic functions of contemporary email systems is the capability to connect several email accounts. This facilitates a smooth workflow as you can oversee all of your emails from one platform. In this tutorial, we will walk you through the necessary steps to connect your email account to Gmail.

Step 1: Log in to your Gmail Account

Open your preferred web browser and go to the Gmail login page. Enter your Gmail email address and password to log in. Once you are logged in, you will be taken to your Gmail inbox.

Step 2: Access Settings

Click on the Settings icon on the top right corner of your Gmail inbox. The icon looks like a gear. A dropdown menu will appear, click on See all settings.

Step 3: Go to Accounts and Import

In the Settings page, click on the Accounts and Import tab.

Step 4: Click on Add a mail account

Under the “Check mail from other accounts” section, click on Add a mail account.

Step 5: Enter your Email Address

A new window will pop up. Here, you should enter your email address, then click Next.

Step 6: Enter your Email Password

On the next screen, you will be asked to enter your email password. Enter the password, then click Add Account.

Step 7: Configure POP Server and Port

In the next window, you will need to configure the POP Server and Port. For, these should be set as follows:

POP Server:
Port: 995

Also, make sure that the option “Always use a secure connection (SSL) when retrieving mail” is checked. Then, click on Add Account.

Step 8: Send Mail As

After successfully adding your account, Gmail will ask if you want to be able to “send mail as” your account. If you want this feature, follow the instructions on the screen to complete the setup.

That’s It!

You have now successfully linked your email to Gmail. You can now check and reply to your emails directly from your Gmail account. This should help you manage your emails more efficiently.