Multiple sign-ins and Google Apps

Using multiple accounts

As of July 21, 2011, Google's multiple sign-in feature works whether you start with your account or your account; however, there are fewer steps if you begin with your account.

Using Google's multiple sign-in feature starting at

  1. Log in as usual to your UD account at

  2. Select Switch account from the drop-down menu as shown below:
    Screen Shot: Switch Account

  3. On the Switch account menu, select Sign in to another account...
    Screen Shot: Sing in to another account

  4. On the next screen, Google provides information you should review before you sign in. In particular, pay attention to Google's caution that "Not all Google products support multiple sign-in." When you're ready to sign in to your account, put your Gmail address in the Email: field and your password in the Password: field. Click Sign in.
    Screen Shot: Google Warning

  5. After you log in with your Google account, you'll be able to move back and forth between Google Apps and In the screen shots below, the highlighting shows Google Docs open in two tabs, one at and the other at You can see which account you are viewing towards the right of the Google menu.
    Screen shot: Google Docs two tabs 1 browser 1

    Screen shot: Google Docs two tabs 1 browser 2