TIME TO COMPLETE: < 5 minutes
Whitelisting the GrowthGenius app with Google/Outlook will allow the app to send/receive emails from your email account. Without whitelisting, no email automation sequences will work.
You should complete the whitelist steps before trying to authenticate your sending email.
1. How to Whitelist Gmail / Google
Detailed step-by-step instructions are below, or you may follow along via video here.
Log in to your admin account on admin.google.com
Once logged in, click:
Then, scroll to the bottom of the page and click API Controls
Then, click manage 3rd party app access
Then, click Configure new app, and from the dropdown click OAuth App Name or Client ID
Then, enter this text exactly as shown here, and click Search:
Then, continue through the process like so:
Once you click Configure, you're all done!
2. How to Whitelist Outlook
Go to "Settings"
Under Mail, find "Sync Email" (NOTE: larger companies may have this disabled and may need to go through IT)
"Let devices and apps use POP" > Yes
Select "Let apps and devices delete messages from Outlook"