Upgrade Ubuntu 15.10 to 16.04 while keeping my gmail address

MR ZenWiz mrzenwiz at gmail.com
Tue Jun 7 19:34:36 UTC 2016


On Tue, Jun 7, 2016 at 12:08 PM, Donald Parsons
<donaldparsons579 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Previously when I upgraded Ubuntu I lost my gmail address because on trying
> to sign up for the new  gmail afterwards, it said "that name is already
> taken."
> Is there a way around this?

It sounds like you tried to sign up for a new email account instead of
logging into your old one.

OS/distro updates have nothing to do with online email providers.

HTH.
MR



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