Since 2014, Google has updated its security feature for Gmail to avoid attacks. Therefore, the installation of Gmail on Outlook will be blocked if the compatibility settings are not set. Through this article, Taimienphi will guide you in detail how configure Gmail to Outlook 2013 with IMAP
Install gmail into Outlook 2013 with IMAP
Step 1: Proceed to login Gmail in the browser then click on the Setting icon. Choose Setting, then select the tabPOP / IMAP forwarding
Then choose Go to the Enable POP option for incoming mail from now on
Step 2: Access to Link
And choose to turn on Access for less secure applications.
Step 3: Open Outlook 2013. Choose File, then select Add Account
Step 4: In the window Add new account choose Manual setup or additional server types and press next
Step 5: Next choose POP or IMAP and choose next
Step 6: Go to the configuration section of the information
Your Name: The name you want to assign to the account
Email Address: Your gmail account
Account type: POP3
Incoming mail server: pop.gmail.com
Outgoing mail server (SMTP): smtp.gmail.com
User Name: Your gmail account
Password: Password for gmail login
In the configuration window, select the section More Settings.
Continue to choose More Settings and check the section My outgoing server (SMTP) requires athentication
Switches to the tab Advanced Fill in the parameters as shown below
Press OK, got it to save the settings.
Step 7: Click Test Account Setttings To test the connection with the server. If the mailing system is successful, the setup is complete.
This is your results screen.
So you have successfully set up Gmail on Outlook 2013. The email has been completely synchronized on your account. However, changing security recommendations will make your account less secure. So please consider when using.