Install And Uninstall Gmail/ Google Notifier

 Gmail Notifier by Google is designed for Windows Operating Systems whereas the Google Notifier works with the Mac. Both these Google services basically notify the user whenever he/she receives a new email message. The procedure for installing Gmail/ Google Notifier is quite simple.  You just need to follow the below mentioned steps.

For Windows:

You require Windows XP or Windows 2000 Operating System to install Gmail Notifier.

Procedure to install Gmail Notifier:

  • Go to the link “”.
  • Click on the button “Download Gmail Notifier for Windows”.
  • A File download box will be displayed. You need to click on “Save”.
  • In case the installation does not start immediately, click on GmailInstaller icon and simply follow the installation instructions as prompted.

 Procedure to uninstall Gmail Notifier:

  • Click on Start button to display the Start Menu and go to “Control Panel”.
  • Click on “Add & Remove Programs”.
  • Select “Google Gmail Notifier” from the list of installed programs and click on the option “Remove”.

 For Mac:

You require Mac OS 10.4 or high versions in order to install Google Notifier. It is compatible with Intel and PowerPC processors.

Procedure to install Google Notifier:

  • Open the link  
  • Click on the button “Download Google Notifier for Mac”.
  • Different browsers will show different dialog boxes. For instance, if you use Safari browser, you have to click on the option “Download” to confirm and follow the instructions for installation.
  • Drag and drop Google Notifier icon into the Applications folder.
  • Go to Applications folder and double-click on Google Notifier icon.
  • You need to enter the username and password of your Gmail account.

 Procedure to uninstall Google Notifier:

To uninstall the Google Notifier from Mac, you simply need to drag and drop Google Notifier icon into the Trash.