Sending Email with Gmail

Oct 19, 2017

Gmail has additional layers of security, you will need to complete the following steps to have your email delivered.  Below is a quick guide to setting up a Gmail account as your preferred sending address when using email within Linx.

1. In your Gmail account

  • Select Sign-in and Security
  • Switch off 2-Step verification
  • Scroll down and and set “Allow less secure apps” to “On”

2. In Linx, make note of the following properties

  • Enable SSL
  • Use Port 587
  • SMTP server:

That’s it, you’re ready to roll.