Why is Outlook Mac not Working with Gmail?

You can access your outlook in your devices like Mac, Android, iOS, Windows or any other of your choice. Why is Outlook mac not working with Gmail? Is the common issue that is raised by most of the Mac users? Below are some common reasons and methods to fix it without any difficulties. 


Fix issues on Mac not working with Gmail

Method 1 check whether you can enable IMAP: 

Step 1: In your device browser, visit gmail.com, then click on its settings option.


Step 2: Now you will have to click on the tab, ‘forwarding and POP/IMAP’.


Step 3: Below the IMAP, select the IMAP option to enable it. 


Step 4: Finally do not forget to save the changes. 

With this gmail not working in outlook can be easily fixed. 


Method 2 settings issue:

Set the Gmail address on your Mac, according to this setting below: 

Step 1: Go straight to the tools and then click on the accounts option. 


Step 2: Then at the bottom of the screen, there is add (+) symbol, click on it to add a new account. Then enter your email address and click on the continue option. 


Step 3: IMAP must be set as:

Username password are the information from your email address. 

Incoming server: imap.gmail.com

Port number: 993; check the SSL box.

Outgoing server: smtp.gmail.com

Port number: 587; check the SSL box.  


Step 4: Finally, click on the option add account. 

Outlook is not working with Gmail’, this issue can be fixed easily using the methods given above.