If you use Outlook to check your email, you can continue to use it in conjunction with Gmail.

Google has a handy sync tool to manage your Outlook profile and all the data associated with it. Here's how to get it set up.

  1. Download Google Apps Sync and run the installer after it downloads.
  2. Once it installs, enter your email address.
  3. You will be asked to log in with your St. Edward's username and password, and a new window will open. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click allow.
  4. When prompted, open Outlook. Select your new Gmail profile and then click OK
  5. Outlook will ask to make a new profile. Select create profile.

Important Note About the Google Connector

By default, the Google Connector will sync up to 1 GB of your mail. If you want all of your mail to sync, follow these extra steps:
  1. Click on your taskbar in the bottom right portion of your screen to view the Google Connector icon - it's the green circle. Once you see it, right click.
  2. Click on Set mailbox size limit and select unlimited, then click OK.
Set mailbox size limit
3. Select the Unlimited option and click on OK.
 Unlimited Mailbox Size