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Tip: Update Gmail Bookmark if Login Reverts to HTML

Discussion in 'Tech Tips and Reviews' started by Jack1000, Dec 14, 2017.

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  1. Jack1000

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    Hey All,

    A helpful tip for many who use Gmail. If you keep getting prompted with "Are you sure you want to use HTML (Basic) Gmail at login, or you are automatically taken to the HTML interface, instead of modern Gmail, you need to update your Gmail Bookmarks to the following link and delete the old one:

    https://www.google.com/gmail/about/

    This is part of Google's attempt to streamline Gmail accross all devices. If you are still getting the prompt, make sure that you are on a supported browser, (Firefox, Chrome, or Microsoft Edge) and clear your cache and browser history. Several Google users have been reporting this issue on Google Forums, and the help team seems to provide the harder solutions, when the issue may be as simple as updating your Gmail bookmarks.

    Jack
     
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