Accessing Google Apps

How do I log in to Google Apps?

  1. Go to
  2. Log in with your existing user name and password.

Can I access my Google Apps account from another email program?

Yes, we do support the use of POP3 or IMAP to access your Google Mail in another email program.

How long will it take me to get up to speed with Google Apps?

You should be able to begin sending and receiving mail, scheduling calendar events, and managing contacts right away, without any trouble. Becoming accustomed to Gmail's unique mail management features such a conversations and labels can take a bit longer. Within a week, however, many people find they are not only comfortable with Google Apps, but they appreciate the benefits and no longer miss their old application.

Can I open my email or calendar in new tab (not a new window)?

Yes, if you set up your browser to open links in a new window or tab.

Can I access Google Apps before my account is migrated?

No, you can't access Google Apps until we migrate your account from to Google Apps.

Can I access Google Apps offline?

No, you must be connected to the Internet to access Google Apps. However, Google is working on a product that will allow offline access to Google Mail.

Requirements and Language Support

Which web browsers can I use with Google Apps?

Google Apps supports the following other browsers

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 7+
  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0+
  • Apple Safari 3.0

Are there any other system requirements?

No. Because Google Apps runs in a web browser, you just need to use a supported browser.

What languages does Google Apps support?

The interface for both Google Apps Email and Google Calendar are available in over 50 languages. For a list of the available languages and instructions on how to set a different language, refer to the Gmail Help Center.

Other General Questions

Will my email address change?

No, you'll continue to use your existing email address.