How to receive emails in gmail
You may see a status icon, such as a lightning bolt or warning symbol next to your account inbox in the Mail sidebar or in the upper right corner of the Mail window. Click on it for more information.
Many email providers offer a webmail, which is a way to use email with a web browser, such as Safari, instead of an email app, such as Mail. For example, if you use an iCloud Mail account, you can use iCloud.com to send and receive emails.
While Webmail allows you to verify that the account is valid, that doesn’t mean the account is set up correctly in Mail. Your email provider can help you verify your email settings and check for other issues that affect sending or receiving email.
I cannot receive emails in outlook
For security reasons the SMTP outgoing server requires authentication, when in the configuration of the mail manager you are using such as Outlook, Mac Mail, etc. the SMTP outgoing server of the email address you are configuring is not authenticated you receive an error like the following:
It is likely that the configuration you were using did not have this option enabled and you could send emails without problems, however, due to software updates and increased server security, it is essential to authenticate the SMTP outgoing server, this option was important to activate it from the beginning as we indicated in the welcome email.
Why is it taking so long for gmail emails to arrive?
Taking into account that it is very unlikely that the culprit of not being able to send an email is Gmail, we are going to give you a list of points that you should check that they are working properly, because if we can not send emails it is very likely that we are the culprits.
We can try to reboot the router so that, in case the failure is of the connection itself, it can be fixed. It is important that if you opt for this you keep the device turned off for at least 30 seconds so that the reboot is correct. On the other hand, if we have another computer that we have at home, we can try to check if the problem is still happening or only happens on that computer.
You can always improve the Internet connection by using Wi-Fi repeaters, Mesh systems or PLC devices. In all these cases you will notice a significant improvement in the connection, you will have more coverage and you will be able to connect without major problems. This will help to avoid problems such as the network disconnecting just when you are about to send an e-mail. You will have a wide range of options in this regard.