GoogleApps@UMaryland

GoogleApps@UMaryland Frequently Asked Questions

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How do I access GoogleApps@UMaryland?

How do I forward my GoogleApps@UMaryland mail?

I am having trouble accessing GoogleApps@UMaryland. What do I need to check?

Can I open my Gmail and my GoogleApps@UMaryland at the same time?

What is my GoogleApps@UMaryland username and password? 

How do I reset my password for the GoogleApps@UMaryland system?  

How much storage space do I have in my GoogleApps@UMaryland account?  

Can I keep my GoogleApps@UMaryland account after I graduate?  

Q. How do I access GoogleApps@UMaryland?

A. The URL for GoogleApps@Maryland is http://gmail.umaryland.edu

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Q. How do I forward my GoogleApps@UMaryland mail?

A. Users can configure their GoogleApps@UMaryland mail account to automatically forward messages.  If you choose to forward your mail, copies of the message are not stored or accessible from your GoogleApps@UMaryland mail account.

Click here for instructions on how to set up Mail Forwarding.

Video TutorialTo view a tutorial on how to set up Mail Forwarding, click here.

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Q. I am having trouble accessing GoogleApps@UMaryland. What do I need to check?  

A. If you are experiencing problems accessing GoogleApps@UMaryland, here are a few things to check:

1. Make sure you open a new browser window and then go to. http://gmail.umaryland.edu. You will  be re-directed to a shibboleth log on screen.

2. When you are finished, sign out of GoogleApps@UMaryland and close your browser.  You are not completely signed out until you close the browser.

3. Do not make a “https://shibboleth.umaryland.edu/idp/Authn/UserPassword” a favorite or bookmark.  It will not work. If you wish to create a favorite or bookmark for GoogleApps@Maryland, create the favorite or bookmark manually and point to  “http://gmail.umaryland.edu.”

4. Make sure you only have one session of GoogleApps@UMaryland open.

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Q. Can I open my personal Gmail account and my GoogleApps@UMaryland at the same time?

A. You can only open your personal Gmail account or your GoogleApps@UMaryland account, not both at the same time.

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Q. What is my GoogleApps@UMaryland username and password?

A. GoogleApps@UMaryland uses myUM Authentication.  If you are using the Google Web interface, log into GoogleApps@UMaryland with your myUMid and password. If you are using IMAP/POP or connecting with a Mobile Device, log into GoogleApps@Maryland with your @umaryland.edu email address and your myUMB Password.

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Q. How do I reset my password for the GoogleApps@UMaryland system?

A. You can reset your myUM password from the myUM Account Management site (https://directory.umaryland.edu). 

For more information on changing or resetting your myUM Password, click here.

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Q. How much storage space do I have in my GoogleApps@UMaryland account?

A.  You have 25 Gigabytes of GMail storage and 1GB on Google Docs.

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Q. Can I keep my GoogleApps@UMaryland account after I graduate?

A.  Yes, you will be able to continue using your account after graduation.

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Last Updated: 05/08/2013 at 02:53:02 PM