MailSwitch gives you full access to all the features of Google Workspace - even if you're not using Gmail. MainSwitch works with Outlook and all other supported e-mail services.
MainSwitch is a small extension in your browser that users can easily install in seconds. The program then redirects users from Gmail to an Outlook client or a custom web link.
As an admin, you only need a Google Workspace domain and Outlook O365, Outlook Web Access or another installed email client. For the supplement to work, it must first be whitelisted with us.
It is common for schools and organizations to use the Windows email client Outlook, but work in Google Workspace. Unfortunately, this creates some issues when you want to use email features in some of Google’s services, such as sending emails to students or guardians in Google Classroom. By using MailSwitch, you will no longer be bound to Gmail when you use Google Workspace and can freely use all other supported email services.
The app is a smart Chrome extension that redirects users from Gmail to an Outlook client or a custom web link. MainSwitch also allows you to configure settings for the entire domain or at the user level. The program has preconfigured features for Outlook but can be configured with any e-mail client installed on your computer. It gives users free access to all the features of Google Classroom and Google Contacts.