Hope this helps anybody else who may have had the same problem. So when I open up the Alfred window and type Gmail it goes to my inbox with all mail filtered. Have you ever sent an email, only to realize a few seconds later that you made an error in that email? I just created a new Win10 laptop with a fresh install of Win10 and installed Firefox. Now you just have to go to the Gmail log in page and log in with the account you want to set as your default account. Then I let it Firefox sync with my account that I use on multiple machines including the one with the wifey account problem. Click the Chrome Menu icon on the browser toolbar.
I kinda randomly got 2-3 notifications from inbox while trying to make it work, but I have no idea why it happened. It will be colored, not gray, if it is. Post flairs are not required, but may help in the support process. Doing as you suggest above fixes it for 5 minutes, but even after removing the wifey account, it keeps coming back, usually after about 5 minutes. Our tutorial will show you where to find the default font setting in Gmail so that you can choose a new font, adjust the text size, or even adjust the text color. This step is the most necessary to change the default Gmail account. Would you like to answer one of these instead? If you are still facing any kind of difficulty while setting your default Gmail account.
The extension will open in Safari, and ask you which email service you want to open mailto links with. Every time you close Google instant page or Gmail account page current account will switch to default Gmail account and set in the browser itself. Last updated: March 19, 2019 Almost every program that you use on your computer that includes text input allows for some level of customization in the way that text appears. After the , you may have concerns about email privacy. This e-mail address is now your default Gmail account and can be confirmed by logging into another account. You're getting free help from Internet strangers. Bonus: Get 25 Gmail Tips Before we start, I wanted to offer you a bonus upgrade of 25 Gmail tips you can use to get super-fast at reducing your inbox to zero.
Let's create a new Outlook profile, set up Gmail account and then rest of accounts and verify if Gmail can be set as default. Stan Hi Stan, Thank you for posting your query in Microsoft Office Community. Browse other questions tagged or. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. All your linked applications and services such as YouTube, Calendar, and Drive among others will default to the data from this e-mail id. I tried it earlier today as I was having problems with Outlook and after following the steps it worked for me. Note: Ensure that you select the new profile under Always use this profile for Outlook to start in new profile.
It is only a firefox issue. You can try pestering the developers to update it on github. Thus, we need to follow the steps outlined underneath to change the default account: 1. Go back to to check that mail. Just click the button below to access your Gmail tips.
Setting Gmail as the Default Email Client on Windows 8 and 10 To make Windows use Gmail by default, you first set your browser of choice as the default email application. For additional information including pictures for each step, continue to the next section. Safari Things are tricky for Safari users. It's simply a matter of changing that mail. As mentioned above, this change will only affect emails that you write when you are using Gmail in a Web browser. Since the emails will need to be opened in other mail applications and on other mail hosts, there is some standardization for the fonts that can be used so that they can be read in these other locations. Chrome To set Gmail as your default email handler in Chrome, open the settings via the three dots icon at the top right.
. Let me know your experience after trying this feature. I believe the determining factor for which inbox is the default is determined by which account is the default in the data tab of Account Settings. As you can see in the attached screenshot, the default e-mail id currently is 4. Alfred is a task management app for Mac.
On the new fresh laptop, I logged into the preferred google account on Firefox first to get it set up correctly. Linux users need to install an application, but we doubt that will trouble them too much. And yes, the same rules apply there. A quick question before we proceed. Our solutions for Edge and Safari are not ideal, but, then again, neither are they. This is great if you are using a mail client such as Outlook, Mail, Thunderbird or a mobile device. If someone asks you for a screenshot, please provide one! As seen in the screenshot attached, the default Gmail account has changed to 6.
Navigate to to access your Gmail inbox. Accordingly, you should expect others to be nice to you as well. Is there any way to just open up that combined inbox from the beginning, without it defaulting straight to a single account? Press Windows + S to bring up the search window. Now you can add multiple Gmail accounts which will work only in that particular browser. If your job is related to internet stuff then you must be having multiple Gmail accounts and at that time handling all that accounts at once is quite difficult. Let us know if this was a helpful trick that you plan to adopt in the comments down below.
The account you logged into at the very first will become your default account till you stay sign-in. Whenever I open gmail, it goes straight to the inbox of my default email account. Tell us what device you have, what carrier you're on, what you've tried, etc. Do you have contacts from another account? Something more drastic must be required. This is different for replies, however; Gmail, by default, uses the address from which you originally sent the message for any replies to it. Reply with the result and I'll be happy to help you further. Open Google in your browser Google.