When you make a youtube account, does this mean you've made a Gmail account too?

Answer Nope. You can link the two, but they are two separate entities.

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Why when I try to create a new "gmail" account it converts to "googlemail" account.Why cant I just get Gmail?

dont worry anyways is going to be @gmail.com…

I have a new Gmail account. Can I receive e-mails that are sent to my previous gmail account on my new one?

Very simple :-1. Log into your old gmail account2. Go to mail settings ---- > POP & Forwarding3. Enter the address where you want to get the forwarded emails.Besides this , there are many ways you ... Read More »

When did youtube decide it would be a good Idea to pith me off and link my account with gmail?

They did it to me , and like you forgot password then won't give me hint to what it is .PRETTY DAM USELESS SITE not ''you tube'' Gmail they can keep it

When does my Gmail-account expire?

It never expire, at least there isn't a established period of time.