To access another account, you had to first log out of the existing account and then log into another account. Except my computer's administrator user account's email is my old email. My question is that is there any other way to switch between the accounts? You can also configure your current Gmail account to add the new email address. The settings work all work and the account is set up, but it won't pull down any e-mail messages. Select Sign Out option shown in the image below.
But I obviously have not tried it yet. You can then continue using your old email account. Follow the below steps to change your primary Android Account 1. Then auto forward your stuff to your new google linked Gmail account. The new market allows for multiple accounts, so you can in fact have one account as your primary account on your phone and use another account after adding it to your phone for your apps.
What you want to do is login to Google using the old email address and password. Then you can simply give people the more professional address and receive email in one place. Why would it reset to factory settings? This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. The wikiHow Tech Team also followed the article's instructions and validated that they work. Instead of adding your old email address, why not leave things the way they are and simply add the new address to the other email app, thereby leaving your paid apps and such intact. However, sometimes we may forget which account we used to install an application from Google Play Store.
Then within gmail, go to Settings and then the Forwarding tab. However, Google accounts are prioritized in the order they're added to the device, so changing the primary account requires removing the existing primary account. The only way is to logout. However if I instead try to log in to Youtube with my Gmail account, I'll get logged out of my Gmail for Apps session and logged into my other Gmail account. And I really like the fact that everything matches.
Navigate to settings page of your Android Device 2. Actually, that wasn't obvious to me, so thanks for stating it. Do this for each account. To do this, click on the profile icon visible in the top left corner shown in the image above. Do you know if I will be able to restore my paid apps without buying them again after I switch primary gmail accounts? You can change Gmail's default displayed language from within Gmail's settings, or you can change the default displayed language for your entire Google account from your account settings. How do I change it to my new email? Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the.
You can delete any of those accounts by selecting it, then tap Remove Account. Hit edit then turn it off. This can be performed from the settings option of the Android Device. But then there will be times when you wish to change the default Gmail account. Reasons for Changing Default Gmail Account There could be several reasons why you would want to change your default Gmail account. Now, that said, if you don't use Calendar, Docs, etc, then who cares, change accounts and use the forward on the old one to gradually migrate. As a side benefit, since they are both gmail accounts, when writing a new mail you can choose what address you want to use.
Here's why you cannot switch your primary account. This blog is not specific to any particular technology or software, instead it deals with applications, tools, apps that we usually encounter in our day to day life. The primary Google account is used for Google Now card, voice commands as well as all searches done with Google. I see an option to remove account. Does not work, although I can delete my second account without any problems. Especially the fact that all searches go through the main account presents a privacy issue if any personal searches are performed with your work or school email.
If we choose to remove other Google accounts from our systems and leave only one Google account, if there are applications installed from Google Play Store by using the Google account that we want to remove from our systems, then we will not be able to remove the account from the system unless we remove those applications. In fact, that's better than just changing the email as you will get email sent to the old address. Doing this will wipe all data and settings from the device. However, I my company e-mail address is hosted by Google Apps. Browse other questions tagged or. Enter your new email address.
There isn't a way to change your old email address directly, but this lets you smoothly migrate to a new email address. To change default account, just click on Sign Out which will sign out all Google accounts currently signed in. The accounts that you have setup will be listed there. For example, you may use your work account as the default sign-in. Google services support over 130 languages for users' convenience. Browse other questions tagged or. It's just account info and doesn't affect the Android system info.