How To Change Gmail Settings For Receiving Emails From Google+

For Google+ users, by default it is possible to directly email anyone in their circles even when the email addresses of these contacts are not known. Here is how to change this so that emails can be received only from desired Google+ contacts (instead of the default):

Login to Gmail and click the gear icon on top right. Then, select “Settings”.

Accessing Gmail settings

Then, from the “General” tab, scroll down to “Email via Google+” section and change the settings from the default of “Anyone on Google+” to what is preferred.

Change Google+ email settings

Scroll to bottom and hit “Save Changes” for this to take effect.

Saving changes in Gmail


All done.

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