GMail on Mobile Devices

Last Updated: 3/5/2021 12:13 PM

There are 3 options for accessing GMail on mobile devices. Please choose the option which best suits your needs. 

Option 1: Browser Based Email/Calendar/Contacts
Open a browser on your mobile device (Safari or Chrome)
Go to http://gmail.rtmsd.org
Enter your username
Enter your password

 

Option 2: Use the built in Mail/Contacts/Calendar apps on your device
Settings - Mail - Accounts - Add Account
Choose Google 
Enter full email address (i.e. BFranklin@rtmsd.org)
Enter your password
Choose What to sync to your phone Mail, Contacts, Calendars and/or Notes


Option 3: Install GMail specific apps
Go to the App Store
Search for GMail
Install "Gmail - Email from Google" app
Launch the app after the installation is complete
Sign in at the bottom of the welcome screen
This app only handles email, if you choose this option, you will also need to download and install "Google Calendar: Time Planner" to access your calendar from your mobile device.