How to Change Your Google Email Address

Objective

  • To change Google Email address

Environment

Procedure

By Computer

  1. Sign in to your Google account
  2. Tap the Settings gear icon in the top right of your Gmail page
  3. Tap the Account
  4. At the top, tap Personal info
  5. Under Contact info, tap  Google Account email. ( If you can't open this setting, it might not be possible to change your email or username.)
  6. In the “Send mail as:” section, Tap edit info next to the email address
  7. Type in the email address you would like
  8. Tap Save changes

By Phone or Tablet

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open your device's Settings app. Select Google mail
  2. Login to your Google Account
  3. At the top, tap Personal info
  4. Under "Contact info," tap Email
  5. Tap Google Account email. (If you can't open this setting, it might not be possible to change your email or username.)
  6. In the “Send mail as:” section, Tap edit info next to the email address 
  7. Type in the email address you would like
  8. Tap Save changes

Additional Notes

If your account's email address ends in @gmail.com, you usually can't change it.
If you're using a Google Account through your work, school, or another group, ask your administrator for help.


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