Gmail Login Problem is quite common among Gmail users. Every Gmail user has faced this issue at least once. Instead of running for a help immediately, why don’t you try to detect the source of this issue?
No worries. Gmail Login Problems arise from a particular section of causes. Similarly, those issues have specific solutions as well. Let’s just have a look at some of the most common causes and their quick fixes.
Major Causes Of Gmail Login Problem & Quick Fixes
Every day thousands of people complain about their Gmail login problem and ask for solutions. So, today I have decided to write about the Gmail sign in issues and how to resolve it.
Are you encountering the Gmail login problem on a single device or multiple devices?
So, if you are unable to sign to your Gmail account, read the following instructions.
Gmail Server Down Responsible For Gmail Login Problem
If your Gmail server is down, no matter how much you try, you can’t log in to your Gmail account. Check the server status in your area and check whether Google is down in your area. If there is no server issue, then the problem is with the Gmail itself.
All you need to do is wait for sometime. As soon as the server is up, you can automatically access your Gmail account.
Incorrect Username And Password
The most common reason for Gmail login problem is incorrect username and password. Check whether you have put the correct ID and password. If you are not sure about your email account, try to reset your Gmail account password.
But before you go to recover your lost password, you must need at least one recovery option to reset the password.
Virus and Spam
Virus attacks are common. Right now, you might be confused to read this because your PC already has an antivirus program installed to eliminate the virus. But your antivirus can be outdated or corrupted and is probably not working in our system.
Virus threats often hinder the creation of a Gmail account. Uninstall your antivirus program and then install it again. You can also replace the old version of the antivirus with a new one.
Also, many Gmail users complain that they are unable to receive or send emails from their Gmail account. Gmail has a limit of storing emails. Once it exceeds, you will not receive new emails. Delete all the unwanted messages from your account and clear the cache and the cookies to prevent Gmail Login error.
A few days back, one of my subscribers informed that after entering the password, when she clicked on the Gmail sign in button, it said that the page cannot be displayed.
This problem often occurs because of the browser. Your browser can be full of junk, so I will suggest you optimize your browser properly. If you don’t know how to optimize your browser, follow the rules mentioned below.
- Delete the temp files of your browser
- Clear the browser cache
- Update your web browser
If the problem still persists, I will suggest you reset your web browser. But before you reset it, back up the bookmarks, saved passwords and useful information.
Issues With Internet Connection
Gmail is not responding occurs due to problems with the proxy server and security settings. In that case, disable the proxy settings, antivirus and also the firewall. After disabling, login to your Gmail account.
Check Incoming Server Settings
There are hundreds of people who prefer to sign in via email client software instead of using the browser. The problem occurs due to incorrect incoming and outgoing server address. I will recommend you to check the server address and authentication mode.
I hope these above techniques help you to sign in to your Gmail account. I have also mentioned another major problem that most of the Gmail users face. Scroll down to have a look at it.
Outlook Cannot Connect To Gmail
Microsoft Outlook allows users to use various email accounts from one window. But often Outlook cannot be connected to Gmail. This happens because you are trying to add a Gmail account that has two-step verification enabled. Outlook doesn’t provide the actual Gmail login prompt.
To resolve this problem enable IMAP and use App password to log in. Open your Gmail account and click on the settings icon which is at the right corner. Switch to POP/IMAP tab. Once IMAP is enabled, create an app password. Now, how to create an app password?
- Open Gmail Account and click on the profile picture
- Click on My Account
- Go to Sign-in and security and scroll down to find your app password.
- Enter your Gmail password again
Now, you can choose an app from the drop-down menu. You will immediately find a password on your screen. Use that 16-digit password in place of the regular account password.
After this, you will not find any issue with your outlook account. Conduct these steps repeatedly for every Gmail account that you want to add to get rid of the errors.
I hope I could help you out resolve Gmail login problems. For more queries, mention it in our comment section. I will try my best to give easy solutions to all your Gmail related problems.