How to Change Gmail Account on Phone

Gmail, it’s a free and popular email service provider. Gmail is developed and owned by Google. Now Gmail has become a portable account and you can use it on Android, iPhone, Windows and other smart mobile devices also. You may have multiple Gmail accounts. Sometimes you may need to change the primary Gmail account to another Gmail account on your smart phone. Here we will explain the full detail about How to change Gmail account on phone.

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Using Gmail account provides your extra benefits. You can check your Gmail account inbox anytime from anywhere. Many of us have multiple Gmail account for many different reasons. That’s why we need to change Gmail account on our phone.

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How to Change Gmail Account on Android Phone

As we know Gmail is a product of Google. Along with that, Android OS is also owned by Google. So, every Android operated mobile device needs a Gmail/Google account to activate full functions. But once you add a Gmail account, you can always change the primary Gmail account with another. Here is the full process.

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Step 1: First, open your android smart phone and open setting icon.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone setting icon

Step 2: Now scroll down to the ‘Accounts’ section and tap on ‘Google’.

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How to Change Gmail Account on Phone account section

Step 3: Tap on the Email address of your primary Gmail account.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone primary emali address

Step 4: Press the list button of your Android smartphone and chose ‘Remove Account’.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone remove account

Step 5: Click on ‘Remove account’ to confirm the deletion.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone confermation of removing gmail account

Step 6: Now, tap on the ‘+Add account’ option.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone add acount

Step 7: Select Google.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone google account

Step 8: Sign into another Gmail account using the Email address and password.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone sign in

That’s how you can change the primary Gmail account on your Android phone.

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How to Change Gmail Account on Gmail App(Android & iPhone)

The Gmail app is a great alternative to other ways to access your Gmail account. The latest version of Gmail app also lets you add multiple Gmail account. You can also change the primary Gmail account on the App. So, here how to change Gmail account on Gmail app.

If you don’t have the Gmail account, you can download it from Google Play or Apple Store.

Step 1: Open your Gmail app on your Android or iOS device.

Step 2: Then click on the menu icon that is situated at the top-left corner of the screen.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone menu icon

Step 3: Tap the upside-down arrow that is displaying beside your email address.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone upside down arrow at gmail

Step 4: Now you will see other Gmail account that was added to the Gmail account. Click on any Gmail account to switch the primary Gmail account on the Gmail App.

How to Change Gmail Account on Phone extra gmail account

Note: If you haven’t added other Gmail account, click on ‘Add account’ option.

Then you can see all emails and options from your chosen Gmail account.

Remember,
👉 Deleting a Gmail account from your Android Device doesn’t delete your Gmail account from the Google server. You can still use the Account from another device.
👉 After deleting your Gmail account from your Android device, you will get automatically signed out from other linked Apps.

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The Bottom Line

We hope that now you have learned all about how to change Gmail account on phone.

Why you have to change the initial Gmail account on your smart phone? If you have a story, share with us.

Comment your problems so, we can solve it for you.

Sources:
https://support.google.com/mail/answer/8154?co=GENIE.Platform%3DiOS&hl=en&oco=0
https://support.google.com/mail/answer/8154?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en
https://android.stackexchange.com/questions/48846/how-to-change-android-primary-google-account

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