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How To Create Gmail Delegated Account?

Are you wondering how to create a Gmail Delegated account? Then you have reached the right page. The delegation feature allows you to provide access to someone else to access your email account. Back in 2010, Gmail Delegation was launched by Google. This feature is more secure than forwarding emails or giving your credentials to someone else to access your email account.

Gmail Delegated Account

The access provided for the delegated account are given below:

  • Step 1:Send or reply to emails.
  • Step 2:Read and delete messages.

However, the delegates are not allowed to change your Gmail account password and access your chat.

Now, let’s see how to create a Gmail's Delegated account.

  • Step 1:Open the Gmail app on your mobile phone or sign in to your Gmail account from your computer’s web browser.
  • Step 2:After signing into your account, click or tap the Settings icon available in the top right corner of the screen.
  • Step 3:Select the Set all settings option.
  • Step 4:Go to the Accounts or Accounts and Import tab.
  • Step 5:Look for the Grant access to your account section.
  • Step 6:Click the Add another account option.
  • Step 7:Now, in the given field, type the email address you wish to add to the delegate account.
  • Step 8:Make sure to disable the Require user to change password at next sign-in option on the account that you’re adding to as delegated.
  • Step 9:Click the Next Step option followed by Send email to grant access. Now, a confirmation email will be sent to the account that you have added as delegated.
  • Step 10:Ask that particular person to open the email and complete the confirmation.
  • Step 11:Once the confirmation is done successfully, the account will be created as a delegated account.

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