Troubleshooting: There is no “Allow less secure apps” in google account when want to use Gmail to send batch mail in AutoCount

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Question: There is no “Allow less secure apps” in google account when want to use Gmail to send batch mail in AutoCount. Why?

Version: 1.8 / 1.9 / 2.0


Possible Reason :

From May 30, 2022, ​​Google no longer supports the use of third-party apps or devices which ask you to sign in to your Google Account using only your username and password.


Solution :

Generate an application password to be used in AutoCount. App Passwords can only be used with accounts that have 2-Step Verification turned on.

To generate application password, please go to your google account.


Go to Security, at the “Signing in to Google” section, click on “App passwords”, and login again your gmail.


Select the App(Mail) and Device (Windows Computer), after that click on “Generate” to generate application password.


Copy the app password use it in AutoCount.


At Mail Options, paste the password. Users are now able to use gmail account in AutoCount batch mail.


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