Gmail is an email platform for workplace communication. When emails are a critical part of your workflow, it can be helpful to configure Glide to send emails from your Gmail account.
Adding and Configuring the Integration
To start using the Gmail integration, you first need to add it to your project.
- In Glide, click the Settings icon in the upper-right corner.
- Click the Integrations tab and then select Gmail.
- Select Add to app.
- Sign into your Google Workspace account and select Allow to approve the integration.
- Once Glide has access to your Gmail account, you will be able to send emails from your Glide app.
Send Email with Gmail
The Send Email with Gmail action allows you to send an email from your own Gmail account.
|To||The recipient of the email||✅||You can use comma-separated values to send to multiple recipients.|
|Cc||You can CC a recipient with this field||❌||You can use comma-separated values to send to multiple recipients.|
|Bcc||You can BCC a recipient with this field||❌||You can use comma-separated values to send to multiple recipients.|
|Subject||The subject line of the email||✅|
|Body||The content of the email||✅||The body can be formatted with HTML.|
The action can be added to a component that supports actions (e.g., a button), added to an action sequence in the Action Editor, or after a form is submitted.
You can create a dynamic email by first creating a Template column in the Data Editor and then setting that column as your To, Cc, Bcc, Subject, or Body field.
Introduction to Integrations
To learn more about Integrations, check out our Introduction to Integrations article.