Connect your Gmail account with Ozeki Bulk Messenger
Step 1 - Allow less secure apps to use your gmail account
Please click on the link to proceed to your Gmail account login page:
Figure 1 - Configuring your Gmail account
At the 'Sign-in & security' segement please select the 'Connected apps & sites' option.
Figure 2 - My Account page
Now switch from 'Allow less secure apps: OFF' to 'Allow less secure apps: ON' using the slider.
Figure 3 - Allowing less secure apps
Now please return to Ozeki Bulk Messenger.
Step 2 - Create new connection
Open the 'Quick Start' page where you and select 'Step 3 - Setup a connection'.
Figure 4 - Creating a new connection
Step 3 - Select connection detailsWhen the new page appears click 'Create new Connection'. Then select 'E-mail'.
Figure 5 - Creating an E-mail-type connection
Choose the 'Gmail' connection.
Figure 6 - Choosing Gmail
Step 4 - General tab settings
On the 'General' tab you may provide the connection settings. Define different names for the connections to keep them organized.
Two important details are required in connection with your Gmail account.
Figure 7 - General tab
Step 5 - Advanced tabYou can log your E-mail on the 'Advanced' tab.
Figure 8 - Advanced tab
Step 6 - How to send an E-mail
Please select the 'Details' button to open the event log, modify the configuration or send a test E-mail.
Figure 9 - Opening the connection details page
Step 7 - Send a test E-mail
Click on the 'Test' button.
Figure 10 - Sending a test E-mail
Figure 11 - Sending a test E-mail
A pop-up window will appear showing whether the E-mail has been succesfully sent. You can check the logs on the 'Events' tab.
Figure 12 - Successful test!
Step 8 - Check in Gmail
Now it is time to check the result on the Gmail interface, thus we can be sure that the E-mail was received.
Figure 13 - Checking Gmail