How to Use Gmail To Connect To Another Email Account (POP or IMAP)

  1. Open up your Gmail or Google Apps account.
  2. Click Settings (gear icon, upper-right).
  3. Select the Accounts and Import tab.
  4. Click Add another email address.
  5. In the window that pops up:
    1. Type in the Email address you want to connect to.
      Optional: Treat as an Alias can be specified, if desired. More
      Optional: Reply-to address can also be specified, if desired.
    2. Click Next Step.
    3. Type in the Password for the email address you want to connect to.
    4. Be sure SMTP Server: is set correctly based on your account’s settings
    5. Set Port and other settings as desired.
    6. Click Next Step
    7. Either Click on the link in the confirmation email OR Enter and verify the confirmation code and click Verify.
    8. You will then be asked to confirm sending mail as you@youraccount.com.
    9. Click Confirm