Tutorial on how to access the Gmail account

Gmail is a web-based free email service provided by Google. The services allows users to send and receive emails, but also live chat through text, video, and voice with other gmail users. Creating a gmail account also allows access to other services such as Google Maps, Google Drive or Google Photos.


How to create an account ?

In order to create your gmail account, go to the Gmail page and click on “create an account” at the top right of the page. Fill up the form with your personal details, name, password, phone number, and another email account address, then click “Next Step”. Read the “Privacy and Terms” and click on “I agree”. You have now access to your gmail account, and google services such as Gdoc, Gdrive, Agenda.




How to login ?

Go to Gmail.com, and click on “Sign In”. If you already logged in with your computer before, you can also choose your account if it’s memorized on the page. Enter your email address, your password, and click “next”.


How to logout ?

To log out, go to the Gmail website when you’re logged in, and click the profile picture at the top right. At the bottom of the tab, click “sign out”.


How to delete an account ?

To delete your gmail account, log into the account, and go to the "Delete Account" page . Scroll to the bottom of the page, tick the boxes to acknowledge for any charges due or pending, and confirm you want to delete all the data linked to your gmail account. Click “Delete account”. Your account is now deleted, but you are still able to recover it by going to account support.