How to Add Gmail Email to Mac


  1. If you haven’t already, download and install Spark mail app on your Mac to get started. If you’re already using Spark and want to add a Gmail account, follow these instructions here instead.
  2. Launch Spark for Mac
  3. Click on “Start using Spark” on the welcome screen.
  1. Type in your email address, tick the checkbox next to “I agree to the Spark Terms of Use and Privacy Policy” and click on the “Next” button.
  1. On the next screen, enter your Gmail password and click Next. Then, click on the blue ‘Allow’ button to grant Spark access to your email account, so you can use your Gmail within Spark.

That’s it! There are no Settings to configure and no servers to specify. Just sign into your Gmail account and start using Spark for Mac.


How to Add Gmail Email to Spark for Mac

If you are already using Spark Mail app on your Mac and want to add your Gmail account, simply follow these steps.

  1. Launch Spark for Mac
  2. At the top left of your screen, click on “Spark” > “Add Account…”
  1. Click on the “Gmail” icon from the grid of email service providers
  1. When you see the Sign in with Google screen, enter your Gmail email and password and click Next. Then, click on the blue ‘Allow’ button to grant Spark access to your email account, so you can use your Gmail within Spark.

That’s it! Spark will automatically set up your Gmail account on Mac and all your emails will be available to use on your Mac.