Question: Will I Still Have Gmail?

Can I still use my Gmail account?

You can no longer use your Gmail address to send or receive email.

If you change your mind, you may be able to get your Gmail address back.

Your Gmail address can’t be used by anyone else in the future.

Your Google Account won’t be deleted; only your Gmail service will be removed.

Does Gmail care about periods?

In fact, if you’re a Gmail user, the periods in your email address don’t matter at all. Gmail completely ignores them. You can add or remove as many periods as you’d like. Gmail is one of the few services in which the dot doesn’t make any difference in your username.

How long will a Gmail account stay active?

Gmail – 9 months.

“If you don’t log in to Gmail within three months of it being labeled dormant — or for nine consecutive months — Google may delete the address.”

What happens if you don’t use your Gmail account?

Google never deletes accounts du to inactivity. No, at this time Google will not deactivate Gmail accounts due to inactivity. Now users have the option to share parts of their account data or notify someone if they’ve been inactive for a certain period of time.

Is Google account different from Gmail?

A Google Account is a username and password that can be used to log in to consumer Google applications like Docs, Sites, Maps, and Photos, but a Google account doesn’t necessarily end with @gmail.com. Think of it this way: All Gmail.com accounts are Google accounts, but not all Google accounts are Gmail.com accounts.

Is Google getting rid of Gmail?

Google’s personalized email app is getting discontinued. Google’s Inbox is a different approach to email than the standard Gmail app. Fans of Inbox by Gmail will have to learn to love the plain-old Gmail app. On Wednesday, Google announced that it’s discontinuing Inbox at the end of March 2019.

How long does an email account stay active?

Dormant accounts are de-activated at the end of four months.” Gmail – 9 months. “If you don’t log in to Gmail within three months of it being labeled dormant — or for nine consecutive months — Google may delete the address.” AOL Mail – 30 days.

How do I recover an unused Gmail account?

Go to the Google Account Recovery page. Enter your email or username and click next. You’ll be asked for your last password, click “Try another way”. Here, you’ll be asked for your phone number, click “I don’t have my Phone”.

What happens to old unused Gmail accounts?

Google no longer automatically deletes inactive Gmail accounts. As of late 2017, Google does not automatically delete inactive Gmail accounts. The company reserves the right to delete accounts that remain inactive for an extended period of time but does not usually do so.