Connecting an email account is the first step and is required in order for us to automatically collect tracking numbers for 'Effortless Tracking'. You’ll need to make sure to connect the email accounts associated with your Amazon Prime, USPS Informed Delivery, UPS My Choice and FedEx Delivery Manager. (If you haven't set up your carrier accounts you can find out how do that in this collection of articles.)

  1. In the app, select "Connect Email Accounts"
  2. Select "Add"
  3. You will then be asked for your email address, the app will then best determine how to setup your account
  4. If you provided a Gmail Account, continue with the onscreen prompts to "Sign in with Gmail" 
  5. For any other clients, please continue with this guide
  6. If your email client is supported by Effortless Tracking, the app will autodetect the host and provide you the tools to complete setup. 
  7. Most clients will require a third party app password be generated and used to proceed: Tap "Third-Party App Password" found below the email address provided to get started. 
  8. The link will take you to the proper page to setup a Third Party App Password. You can find a list of clients and walkthroughs below this guide to help with the creation of a third party app password
  9. Copy and paste third party app password into password field
  10. Select "Next"
  11. You are now setup for Effortless Tracking


Third Party App Password Guides

If you find you are having trouble connecting your email account please contact us for further assistance. You can reach us via Chat on the bottom right hand side of your screen, email (info@getboxlock.com), or via Facebook / Twitter.

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