All faculty and staff receive a Google Apps account for access
to Gmail and related Google Apps when they receive their Grayson
username and password. Your Gmail address will be in the
format firstname.lastname@example.org. This account is
integrated with other Google Apps components, such as Calendar,
Docs, and Sites.
Email Archives, Spam Protection, & Virus Protection
Email archiving, spam protection, and virus protection are
handled by Google within Gmail. Please refer to Archive mail, How is spam handled?, and About anti-virus scanning.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Can I make Gmail the default email program when I click
Yes - you can do this with Notifier. For
instructions, see: About the Gmail Notifier (PC) and Google Notifier
- Can I access my Gmail account from another email
Yes. POP & IMAP Access is available. When configuring POP or
IMAP access, be sure to enter your full
Gmail email address as the username. For example, your username
and not yourusername. Click here for
a list of supported POP clients...
- Will I be able to change the name on my Gmail
You may change your display name in Gmail. In Gmail, click
on Options --> Mail
Settings --> Accounts.