You might be notice that when you log-in to Gmail, it takes long time to load or reach the Inbox in a slow Internet connection. In case of slow internet connection you can use a option Load basic HTML (for slow connections) which appears on right bottom side of the browser.
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But here is a way through which you can directly log-in to basic HTML view of the Gmail, don't need to Set basic HTML as default view on your Gmail Setting. So follow the below steps to log-in to Gmail by default in HTML Mode as well as you can use the Gmail mobile URL to load faster on PC for slow connections.
1) https://mail.google.com/mail/h/ Go to this URL for log-in Basic HTML Gmail, No need to set basic HTML default for your Gmail, just visit this URL and use Gmail as Basic HTML to load faster.
2) m.gmail.com - This is for mobile view of Gmail, you can use it on PC.
3) If you want to use standard view of Gmail Log-in Through mail.google.com