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How to Set Up Google Workspace: Initial Setup Guide

Are you ready to set up Google Workspace through Bluehost and unlock a variety of email options tailored to your needs. This initial setup guide provides a step-by-step approach to configuring Google Workspace efficiently. To learn more about Google Workspace and its products, you can check out our article: What Is Google Workspace? How To Use Google Workspace Products.

Purchasing a Google Workspace Account

To begin, you will need to access your Bluehost Control Panel.

  1. Click Marketplace from the side navigation menu to the left.
  2. Scroll down to locate the Google Workspace option, and click SHOP NOW.
  3. Select the Google Workspace Package that fits your business needs.
  4. Set the number of users, and click the Continue button.
  5. Ensure you select the correct domain for your Google Workspace account. Choose "I want to use a domain name I already own" or search and register a new domain, then click Search for Domain button.
  6. Click the Process Order button.

Setting up Google Workspace

  1. From the side navigation menu to the left, click the Email & Office tab then, select Google Workspace.
  2. Click Manage next to the domain you have purchased Google Workspace for.
  3. A form will appear; enter all requested details to create your new address.
  4. Click the Submit button when finished.

How to Import Contacts into Google Workspace

Google Workspace supports the importation of contact files in CSV format, enabling you to bring in CSV files from other services. Follow these steps to complete the import:

  1. Create or export a CSV file from your previous webmail provider or email client.
  2. Log into Gmail.
  3. Navigate to Gmail > Contacts from the top-left corner.
  4. Select Import from the More button above the contacts list.
  5. Click Choose File to select your CSV file.
  6. Click Import to upload the file.

If you need further assistance, feel free to contact us via Chat or Phone:

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You may also refer to our Knowledge Base articles to help answer common questions and guide you through various setup, configuration, and troubleshooting steps.

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