How to Sign Out of Gmail on iPhone {Update 2023}

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Due to some problems with Gmail, you have been forced to create a new mailbox. After successfully setting up the new email on your iPhone, you also tried disconnecting your previous Gmail account: unfortunately, however, all your attempts have not given the desired result as you have not been able to find the right option to do so.

If this is actually the case and, therefore, you are still wondering how to sign out of gmail on iphone, let me give you a hand and explain how to succeed in your intent. First, you will find the necessary information to unlink a Google account from the Gmail application. Next, I’ll also show you the detailed procedure for removing a Gmail mailbox from Mail, the email management app that comes pre-installed on the iPhone.

If you agree, I would say not to waste any more precious time and see how to proceed together. Make yourself comfortable, carve out five minutes of free time and dedicate yourself to reading the next paragraphs. By carefully following my instructions and trying to put them into practice on your iPhone, I assure you that you will be able to exit Gmail without encountering any problems. Happy reading and good luck with everything!

How to Sign Out of Gmail App on iPhone

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If you’ve downloaded the Gmail app and signed in with your Google account, all you need to do to sign out of Gmail on iPhone is to access the section to manage your account and select the option to disconnect it from your “iPhone by”.

To proceed, therefore, start the Gmail app, tap on photo (or on the initial letter of your name if you have not customized your Google account) located at the top right and, on the new screen that appears, select the option Manage accounts on this device.

At this point, in the section Manage accountsmove the switch for the account you want to unlink from ON to OFF and press on the option endtop left, to sign out of Gmail without removing the Google account in question from your iPhone.

By doing so, you will be able to access your Gmail mail again without entering the credentials associated with your account. In fact, all you have to do is start Gmail, press the button Log in and, after making sure that the switch for your account is set to ONtap the option endto access your mailbox.

If, on the other hand, you want to exit Gmail and permanently disconnect your Google account, access the section Manage accountsselect the option Remove from this device relating to the account to be disconnected and, in the new screen that appears, press the button Remove.

If you change your mind, you can access Gmail at any time by launching the app in question again, selecting the option Log in and pressing on the items Google And Continues. Then enter the data associated with your Google account in the fields Email address or phone number And Enter your password and tap the button After you. For the detailed procedure, you can refer to my guide on how to access a Gmail account.

How do you say? Are you logged into Gmail via browser (e.g. Safari)? In this case, to exit your e-mail box, press the ☰ button, top left, tap your email address displayed above and select the option Log out of all accounts from the opened menu. Simple, right?

How to Sign Out of Gmail on Mail iPhone


If you have set up Gmail on Mailthe email app pre-installed on the iPhone, you can choose whether to completely remove your Google account or deactivate it exclusively for receiving new emails, thus having the possibility of continuing to use the account in question on other apps (e.g. for sync Gmail contacts with iPhone).

In any case, take your iPhone, access the Settings iOS by tapping the icon gear wheel and press on the item Mail. In the new screen that appears, select the option Accounts and tap on the item Gmail (or on the first name that you have associated with your account).

At this point, if you intend to remove Gmail exclusively from the Mail app, move the lever relating to the option Mail from ON to OFF: This will remove your Gmail address from Mail and you will no longer see it on the screen Boxes of the app in question. As a result, you will no longer be able to view your emails and you will no longer receive notifications of any new messages you receive.

If you also want to disable your Gmail account for other iPhone apps that use it, move from ON to OFF also the lever relating to the options Contacts, Calendars And Note. If, on the other hand, you want to completely disconnect the account in question from your iPhone and delete the related data, press the button Delete account and select the option Delete from iPhone from the opened menu.

In case of second thoughts, always proceeding from the section Accountsyou can reactivate individual deactivated options (e.g. Mail) by simply moving the relative lever from OFF to ON. To set up a deleted account again, instead, tap on the item Add accountsselect the option Google and log in with the credentials associated with your account. For the detailed procedure, I leave you with my guide on how to set up Gmail on iPhone.