Connect your Gmail account with Ozeki Bulk Messenger
Step 1 - Allow less secure apps to use your gmail account
Please click on the link to go to your Gmail account page:
Figure 1 - Configure your Gmail account
At 'Sign-in & security' select 'Connected apps & sites'.
Figure 2 - Sign in & security page
Now switch 'Allow less secure apps: OFF' to 'Allow less secure apps: ON' by pulling the circle button to the right.
Figure 3 - Switch on this functionality
Now please return to Ozeki Bulk Messenger.
Step 2 - Create new connection
Go to the 'Quick Start' page where you have to select 'Step 3 - Connections'.
Figure 4 - Create new connection
Step 3 - Select connection detailsAfter the new page appeared you have to click on 'Create new connection'. Then select 'E-mail'.
Figure 5 - Create an E-mail type of connection
Choose the 'Gmail' connection.
Figure 6 - Choose Gmail
Step 4 - General tab settings
At the 'General' tab you have to provide connection settings. Add different names for the connections therefore you can keep them organized.
Two important details are required in connection with your Gmail account.
Figure 7 - General tab
Step 5 - Logging dataIf you go to the 'Log' tab you can log your calls.
At the 'Log file' menu provide the following settings:
Figure 8 - Log tab
Step 6 - Network settings
Set up a 'delivery speed' for the sending funtion.
Figure 9 - Net tab
Step 7 - How to send an E-mail
Please select the 'Open' button to see the event log, modify the configuration or send a test E-mail.
Figure 10 - Open the connection details page
Step 8 - Send a test E-mail
Click on the 'Send mail' button.
Figure 11 - How to send a test E-mail
Figure 12 - How to send a test E-mail
After sending the message if you select 'Events' or 'Log' tab you can check if your test E-mail was successfully sent. Find the information in the 'Event log' list.
Figure 13 - Event log
Step 9 - Checking in Gmail
Finally, it is time to check the result on the Gmail interface, therefore we can be sure that the E-mail was received.
Figure 14 - E-mail received