How to switch from GoDaddy email to Gmail

When you buy a domain through GoDaddy popular registration service, you also receive several email accounts complementary GoDaddy including your domain name after the “@” symbol. You can check email from GoDaddy through any client e-mail address, including free online service for Gmail, and import emails and contacts to Gmail from your e-mail GoDaddy and set up Gmail to send and Receive messages through your GoDaddy account.

Here is 7 Simple Steps to switch from GoDaddy email to Gmail

Import mail

1.Sign in to your Gmail account.

2.Click the gear shaped icon in the upper right corner of the screen and click “Mail Settings” in the drop-down list.

3.Click the Accounts & Import tab.

4.Click the “Import mail and contacts” button. This opens a mail import wizard in a new browser window.

5.Enter your GoDaddy email address in the text box and press “Continue.”

6.Enter your GoDaddy password in the text box and press “Continue”.

7.Type “mail.domainname.com” in the POP server box. Replaces the domain name you registered with GoDaddy in the “domainname” place in the previous example.

 

Click the “Start Import” button to import all contacts and messages from your GoDaddy email account.

Send mail

1

Click the “Email from another address” button under the “Accounts & Import” tab in Gmail.

2

Enter your GoDaddy email address in the text box and press “Next Step” twice.

3

Open your GoDaddy email and find the email you received from Gmail.

4

Click the confirmation link in the email to allow Gmail to send emails from your GoDaddy email address.

Check mail

1

Click the “Add POP3 email account” button under the “Accounts & Import” tab in Gmail.

2

Enter your GoDaddy email address in the text box and press “Next Step.”

3

Enter your GoDaddy password in the “Password” field.

4

Type “mail.domainname.com” in the POP server box. Replaces the domain name you registered with GoDaddy in the “domainname” place in the previous example.

5

Click “Add account.” Now, Gmail periodically checks your GoDaddy account and imports your mail.

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