If you have an email account on both Outlook and Gmail, instead of accessing them separately, you can easily access both accounts from a single email account. Your Gmail account comes with an option that allows you to easily add another email account and access it directly from Gmail. This way you will be able to forward emails from your other email accounts to Gmail easily. To know how to add and forward emails from your Outlook email account to Gmail, follow the step-by-step instructions provided in this guide.
10 Steps to Forward Emails from Outlook To Gmail
1.) On your computer, open a web browser and sign in to your Gmail account. Once you are logged in to your Gmail account, click on the Gear icon located on the top-right corner. A drop-down menu will appear on your screen.
2.) In the drop-down menu, you will need to select the Settings option. This will direct you to the Settings window of your Gmail account. Under the Settings window, click on the
3.) Under the Settings window, click on the Accounts and Import tab and go to Check mail from other accounts section. Here, you will need to click on the Add a mail account option. A box will appear on the screen prompting you to Enter the email address you would like to add.
5.) In the box, you will need to enter the email address of your Outlook account in the provided field and click on the Next button.
6.) On the next screen, you will be given two options to add your Outlook email account to Gmail. The options would be like these:
- Link accounts with Gmailify
- Import emails from my other account (POP3)
7.) Though you can select from any one of the options, however, it is suggested to select the first option i.e. Link accounts with Gmailify as it allows you to keep both email addresses and manage emails from both using your Gmail inbox.
8.) After selecting the option, click on the Next button. You will be directed to next page where you will be prompted to allow Gmail to access your Outlook email address, your information, and sync and send emails.
9.) Simply click on the Yes button and wait until you are redirected to your Gmail account with a message that your Outlook email account has been successfully added to your Gmail account.
10.) Finally, click on the Close button and check whether your Outlook email account has been added to your Gmail account or not under Settings > Accounts and Import > Check mail from other accounts.
So, this is how you can forward emails from your Outlook email account to your Gmail account.