Google Gmail is a simple and easy email service which is free. It can be used from any platform. Google Gmail can be accessed from browsers, apps or OS integration. Google Gmail is worldwide recognized email service. Anyone with internet access can create google account and gain access to varieties of google services and products.
10 features that makes Google Gmail a leading email service provider
- It is free : There is no cost to sign up and use Google Gmail. There is some cost associated to use premium features but basic function is charge free.
- Available across device: No matter which device you use or which OS you are in, Google Gmail service is available. You can sign in to google no matter you are in Windows, Apple, Android or any platform.
- Lots of Free space: Google provides you 15 GB of free storage, which you can utilize in Gmail or Google Drive or Google photos. This much of space is enough for the normal user. If you need more space than that you can easily buy additional space from google at a reasonable price.
- Google hangout: With google hangout, you can video call, send photos, instant message to your friends and colleagues. And you can access that feature right from the inbox. For mobile, you can download the hangout app.
- Gmail search in an email: Google email using strong search engine power of google. You can search for any mail, attachment from the search bar. Users can also search google drive and events from the calendar.
- Payment via Gmail: Google’s payment service wallet is integrated with Google Gmail. Now you can send fund to your colleagues and family instantly and securely. If your bank account is linked with Google wallet then sending money doesn’t require any transfer fee.
- Security: Google encrypts your emails with high-grade encryption. For sending and receipt of all Google Gmail, an encrypted HTTPS connection is used.
Security of Google and some tips
You’ve doubted that someone else knows your Gmail password or you have used same Gmail password for more than 3 months then it’s better to change Gmail password. And many time people don’t log in to Gmail for long period and tends to forget the password. So there are two types of people who want to change Gmail password. The first kind knows their current password and still want to alter it. The second kind doesn’t remember their current Gmail password so they want to change it.
How to change Gmail password if you know your current password?
- Go to myaccount.google.com
- Click on sign in on Upper right corner
- Log in with your current password
- Click on Signing in to Google
- Click on password. Where you can see when was the last time you’ve changed your password
- Google will ask you to re-enter your password
- In the next page enter and confirm your new password. Be sure to make strong Gmail sign in password
Congratulations you’ve successfully changed your password.
The second method to change Gmail password if you know your current password
- Login to mail.google.com
- Click on setting icon just below your profile picture on the top right corner
- Click on settings on sub-heading
- Tap on Account and imports
- Click Change password
How to change Gmail password if you forgot your current password?
- Go to mail.google.com
- Click on sign in if there is Gmail homepage, or sometime it may show you the direct login page
- Click on need help
- Tap I don’t know my password and enter your email address there
- It will ask you the last password you remember if you remember any last password or you can click I don’t know
- There will get verification code page, you can select SMS or automated call to receive verification code.
- If you do not have access to that number then you can reset it via email recovery option also. Click on I can’t access my phone. Then an email will be sent to your alternative email where you have to follow the instructions given.
- Click continue and you will have to enter the code you received.
- Enter a new password and confirm it. And your password is changed.
If you still are not satisfied, you can easily delete Gmail account within few mins. I hope you enjoyed knowing about Gmail.