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Hi I live in the UK and i'm wanting to join google mail but there no UK location could you help me out.
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You would have to use the American one. Pretty sure that's your only option.

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there is a UK version but they are not allowed to use the extension @gmail.com so your address would have to be @googlemail.com

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You would have to use the American one. Pretty sure that's your only option.
Nope, that isn't an option.

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So are email addresses in the UK like "...@gmail.co.uk"?

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no they are just @googlemail.com

They are in legal disputes over the gmail name so they can't use it

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Hi I live in the UK and i'm wanting to join google mail but there no UK location could you help me out.
r u saying you cannot have gmail?

i've loads of uk invites - pm me and i'll send you one?

usa is gmail = uk is googlemail (legal thing)

its only in your address thats stipulated everything else is the same

same for anyone else who wants one:mac:
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