How to connect to Gmail/Googlemail via POP3 and IMAP using an email client. This information is easily available via the Gmail/Googlemail website, and is here really for our ease of access. :)
POP server: pop.gmail.com
Require SSL: Yes
User name: <your full Gmail/Googlemail email address>
Password: <your Gmail/Googlemail password>
As usual, Google just keep on releasing more stuff, it's hard to keep up!
Three of the latest arrivals:-
- Google Gadgets For Your Webpage - Example's here on our diagnostics page.
- Google Apps for Your Domain - Gmail , Google Talk, Google Calendar and Google Page Creator - all based at your domain name.
- Google Docs & Spreadsheets - web-based word processing and spreadsheet program. What has my attention is unlike Excel on a domain, even with a VPN arrangment, different people can edit the same spreadsheet at the same time - so if Fred updated cell B4 in London, Sally will see it updated in Paris while she's updating cell E5.
I've had a play and I can see Google Apps and Google Docs & Spreadsheets working in conjunction with one another, the free, simple to setup and use virtual office is nearing. Interesting times...
To satisfy my curiosity I went out to find as many Google services as possible... I came up with this list...