Gmail allows users to easily configure their other email accounts to their respective Gmail accounts and access them easily for sending or receiving emails whenever required. While receiving an email to your other email accounts in Gmail doesn’t require any further actions after you have configured it to Gmail, however, when sending email from your Gmail account, you would wonder as to how to change the default sending an email address in Gmail. In this guide, you will learn that how you can easily change the default email address and send email from your desired email account associated with Gmail.
Steps to Change Default Sending Email in Gmail
1.) On your computer, open a web browser and sign into your Gmail account.
2.) Once you are logged into your Gmail account, click on the Gear icon located on the top-right corner of your Gmail account’s page. A drop-down menu will appear on your screen.
3.) From the drop-down menu that appears on your screen, you will need to select the Settings option. You will be directed to the settings page of your Gmail account.
4.) On the Settings page, go to the Accounts and Import tab and locate Send mail as option.
5.) Once you have located Send mail as option under Accounts and Imports, you will find the list of email accounts linked with your Gmail account.
6.) From the list, you will need to locate the email address which you wish to make the default email address for sending emails. After locating the email address from the list, click on the make default option located next to it. The email address will be made the default email address to send emails from.
So, this is how you can change the default email address for sending emails in your Gmail account. The next time you will compose an email, you will find that the email is being sent from the email address you configured by following the above-given instructions. If you ever feel like changing the default email address for outgoing emails, you can follow the same instructions and make the changes accordingly.