Add an IMAP Google connection to Microsoft Outlook 2010

Enter in your account information

On the Internet E-mail Settings screen you have several data points to enter and/or adjust. First, change the POP3 setting to IMAP. For Incoming mail server, add and for Outgoing mail server, add The user name should be your email address, which in an enterprise environment will not likely be

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