How to Fix Common Gmail Issues

In case you are not able to log in to your Gmail account and getting the error message on the Gmail mail page, then you have to follow the fixing steps given below to solve this problem easily. You have to use the Gmail website on that internet browser which supports Gmail in your iPhone or Android.


How to Find Your Username and Password?

In case the users are using their Gmail account because they are not able to sign to their Gmail account by entering their username and password, then the recovery function of Gmail will help them to get rid of this problem. Just follow the steps given below to find your username and password by going to the website link mentioned below:

•    Open the website link

•    Tap on the “Forgot Email” in case users forgot their email ID and password which is linked with the Gmail account.

•    Type the mobile number registered with the Gmail account or type another email ID which you had given as the recovery email address and after that, tap on the “Next” button.

•    Enter the username which the users had given while creating a Gmail account and after that, press on the “Next” option.

•    Tap on the “Send” option for sending the confirmation link to Gmail email ID or mobile number you had registered with the Gmail account.

•    Press on the username which is given to sign in.

•    Tap on the “Forgot Password” option in case the users are not able to remember their username and password for the Gmail account.

•    Type the password in the given field which you had remembered at the last.

•    Press the “Try Another Way” option in case the users do not remember all the created passwords which are linked with their Gmail account.

•    Now, you need to enter the mobile number registered with the Gmail account for getting the confirmation link.

•    Type the confirmation code which is given in your Gmail account and after that, tap on the “Next” button.

•    Make a new Gmail account password and after that, click on the “Sign In” button.

What Causes Error Message from Gmail?

The error message which the users are getting from the Gmail will help them to get to know the reason of this issue so that they can solve that issue easily. In case the users are getting the “Bad Request” or “Oops” text while signing to their Gmail account, then they have to go through the steps listed below:

•    Ensure that the users are using their Gmail account in the internet browser which supports Gmail. In case they are using the Gmail in the updated version of internet browser, then it works fastest and in a proper way. Some of the internet browsers like:

  • Safari
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Microsoft Edge.
  • Google Chrome.
  • Internet Explorer

Your Gmail account will work appropriately in your iPhone or Android default browser. In case Gmail is not running correctly on your default browser, then install the Google Chrome on the iPhone or Android.

  • Disable the “browser extensions” or “add-ons” to get to know in case they are involving in the work of Gmail. Additionally, the users can use their internet browser “private browsing” or “incognito mode” for opening the Gmail by not running the extensions. In case Gmail started working appropriately by not running the extensions, then turn on the extensions only at one time to identify the reason for this issue.
  • Now, delete all the internet browser’s cookies and saved site data.
  • Click on the website link for opening the Gmail website without having any labs. In case the users are recently going through any function of Gmail, then it will start showing the error messages through Gmail. In case this solves the problem, then turn off the labs at only one time to get to know the reason of this problem.
  • Go to the “G Suite Status Dashboard” for getting the other common problems Gmail is going through recently.

Joey Williams is a self-professed security expert; he has been making the people aware of the security threats. His passion is to write about Cybersecurity, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. He writes for Norton security products at

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