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Hatem [PersonRank 2]

Monday, February 12, 2007
13 years ago2,760 views

Just to point you that you can access external POP3 accounts from Gmail, it's not enabled for everybody but here is screenshots for those who didn't have it yet :

googling.phpmagazine.net/2007/ ...

Cheers

Mrrix32 [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

Errr, do you mean this? [ blogoscoped.com/archive/2006-1 ...] And as far as I'm aware it was available to every one since Gmail registration was opened up.

Eytan Buchman [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

I am not 100% sure about how open it is to everyone. I have it on all my accounts but it isn't on any of the Google Apps for your Domain accounts. Not sure if it ever will be.

Roger Browne [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

I had it on my Gmail account in the first few days of December and started to use it, then it disappeared. Still hasn't come back. Mighty annoying, that.

Tony Ruscoe [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

Roger – sorry if this is a stupid question – but is your Gmail interface language set to English (US)? (You probably already know that these features are often only released for the English (US) versions but I just thought I'd check...)

Roger Browne [PersonRank 10]

13 years ago #

Yay! Thankyou Tony.

I always keep Google set to English (US) even though I'm in the UK, but something must have changed it to English (UK).

It's good to have external POP back again.

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