Compose and Send Email Message - Nexus 7

Note The Gmail app allows you to view all of your email accounts.

  1. From a Home screen navigate:Apps Apps icon > Gmail Gmail icon.
    Note To manage email outside of the Gmail app, refer to Download and Install Apps.
  2. Ensure the appropriate email address is selected:
    1. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (located in the upper-left).
    2. Tap the Dropdown menu (located to the right of the current email address) then select the appropriate email address.
  3. From an Inbox, tap the Compose icon Compose icon (at the bottom).
  4. In the To field, enter the recipient's email address.
    Note As the recipient's email address is entered, a list of matching contacts may appear and can be tapped at any time.
  5. In the Subject field, enter a subject.
  6. From the Compose email field, enter a message.
  7. To add an attachment:
    1. Tap the Attachment icon Send icon (located in the upper-right).
    2. Tap Attach file or Insert from Drive.
    3. Navigate to then tap the appropriate attachment.
  8. Tap the Send icon Send icon (located in the upper-right).