How to Access a Gmail Account in IncrediMail

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Gmail may be nice, slick, versatile, fast, powerful and easy, but you cannot send emails as full of color, animation, and glee as you can with IncrediMail and its "letters".

Now, if you send rich messages with your Gmail address in the From: line using IncrediMail, wouldn't it be nice if you could receive the replies you get at Gmail in IncrediMail, too? Of course, it would be — it will be, and you do not forego any of Gmail's web interface amenities such as universal accessibility and powerful search.

All the mail you download into IncrediMail can still be archived in Gmail.

Access a Gmail Account in IncrediMail

To send and receive Gmail email with IncrediMail:

IncrediMail has set the appropriate server names, ports and authentication methods automatically.

Access a Gmail Account in IncrediMail XP

To add a Gmail account in IncrediMail XP:

  • Make sure POP access is turned on for your Gmail account.
  • Select Tools | Accounts... from the menu in IncrediMail.
  • Click Add.
  • Make sure Let me configure settings myself is selected.
  • Click Next >.
  • Type your name under Your name is:.
  • Enter your full Gmail address under Your email address:.
  • Click Next >.
  • Enter your entire Gmail address in the Username: field again.
  • Type your Gmail password under Password:.
  • Click Finish.
  • Now click OK.
  • Finally, click Close.