QUESTION: I opened my Gmail account when I had a verizon e mail.

Now I have a ComCast e mail how do I update my Gmail to my new e mail?

ANSWER: Hello Bob.

Thanks for your questioN!

You don't have to update your email  and personally I would keep the Gmail if I was you, because if you switch from Comcast to another internet service provider someday you could lose that.

You can simply continue using your gmail account by logging into

The only thing you can do is forwarding your emails from to your new account for future emails sent to your gmail account as descriped here:

Hope this helps!
All the best

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QUESTION: I do not have my Gmail setup so it will Auto send my e mails to my ComCast e mail and I do not need this.

But because I opened Gmail when I have Verizon they have my Verizon e mail.

So if Gmail ever sends me anything it wont get to me.

Wont this make them close my Gmail account?

Hello Bob, thanks for the follow-up! So you mean your recovery email address in case you forgot your password or so.

Here you can read how to change that Then click on the first entry regarding the recovery options it will tell you how to alter that email address, too
Hope this helps!
All the best!


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I did an education as a Management Assistant in Informatics, I am using the Opera browser since year 2000 & the M2 email client since 2004. I will do my best to answer also other email related questions and email client settings related, etc. But please no Outlook or Outlook Express questions, since I do not use that. (But if you really want to ask in that field, I will sure do try my best to answer your question nicely and correctly anyway :) ). This includes but is not limited to web based email or whatever comes to your mind.


I am a Management Assistant in Informatics education which was done under the control of the CCI (Chamber of Commerce and Industry). And had to solve various PC, email and other related problems. Using computers since 1990.

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