How to enable less secure application access


How can you enable less secure apps access from the Admin console?


  • Admin console
  • Security


  1. Sign in to the Admin console.
  2. Navigate to Security > Access and data control > Less secure apps.
  3. To apply the setting to everyone, leave the top organizational unit selected. Otherwise, select a child organizational unit or a configuration group.
  4. Select Allow users to manage their access to less secure apps.
  5. Click Save. If you configured a child organizational unit, you might be able to Inherit or Override a parent organizational unit settings.

Note: Requires having the Security settings administrator privilege.