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.

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

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

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Copy the app password use it in AutoCount.

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

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