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How to activate passwordless access to Gmail from your Android

The truth is that this new functionality, already real to date, was one of the experimental ones offered by Google for its mail client, and it is now when it has been activated so that the user who believes it appropriate, with an Android terminal in between, you can access your Gmail account without having to enter the password you have in it. The fact is that just by validating the request that arrives on the phone or tablet, it is possible to check the mail that is kept on, for example, a computer.

If you want to know what you have to do to be able to activate and use the new option offered by the Mountain View company, here are the steps to take so that you can come to fruition without losing an iota of security when accessing your Gmail email account.

What you have to do

The first thing, as is evident, is to activate the service we are talking about. And, the truth is that this is not complex at all since with accessing this link and confirm the request that is called Use your phone to log in, it will be all done. Therefore, there is no complication here (by the way, if you have double verification activated for your Gmail account, this service is not supported, so you must deactivate it in order to use it).

Steps to give access to Gmail from phone

Now a screen appears where you can choose the phone With which access to the account is given, if you have more than one registered in Google and, additionally, it is necessary to establish a security method for the lock screen. It can be from a Pattern to the use of the footprint. Once this is done, you must click on Following.

This is followed by a test screen for the current Gmail email address. By clicking on test the corresponding message is received like the one seen in the image that we leave after this paragraph and, then, authorization may or may not be given. In this way, the control for unwanted access attempts are perfectly controlled. So using it is highly recommended.

Gmail account access message from the phone

Finish and activation

The only thing left is to press the button Activate that appears on the next screen of the wizard and, then, the passwordless access service to the Gmail account with control from the mobile terminal will be functional. Everything is that simple. By the way, by accessing the same link provided before, it is possible to disable the functionality without problems.

Activation of access from phone to Gmail account

Others tutorials You can find out about them for the Google operating system in this section of Android Help, where you will find the most interesting and widely compatible possibilities.