Email: Google Nexus 7 (2012)

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the Google Nexus 7 (2012). Find out more on this page:

 

Account

Inbox

Message

 

 

Account

Add an email account manually

To set up an email account and manually enter the settings, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps AllAppsicon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap the Settings icon.
  4. Tap Add an account.
  5. Tap to select the type of account you want to add.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions.

 

 

Add a Gmail account

To set up a Gmail email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps AllAppsicon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap Existing or New.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps AllAppsicon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under Accounts, tap the account type that you want to remove (for example, Google).
  4. Tap the name of the account you want to remove.
  5. Tap the Menu icon.
  6. Tap Remove account.
  7. Tap Remove account to confirm.

 

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

To turn on and turn off email notifications, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps AllAppsicon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap the Menu icon.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap the desired email account.
  6. Tap to select the Notifications check box.

 

 

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Message

Attach a file and send an email

To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps AllAppsicon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap the Compose icon.
  4. Tap the To field.
  5. Enter the email address or contact name.
  6. Tap the Subject field.
  7. Enter a subject.
  8. Tap the text field.
  9. Enter the text of your email.
  10. Tap the Menu icon.
  11. Tap Attach picture or Attach video.
  12. Locate and tap the file you want attach.
  13. When finished, tap the Send icon.

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps AllAppsicon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap to select the email message(s) you want to delete.
  4. Tap the Trash can icon.

 

 

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