We have discussed Window Live Mail for Hotmail before. Today we’ll be looking at using Windows Live Mail for Gmail.
Using Windows Live Mail for Gmail is easy and straight forward. It gives you all the benefits of a regular email client. It also serves your needs to have one email client for multiple Email Addresses with multiple email hosts.
To access Gmail using Windows Mail Client you need to enable IMAP in Gmail:
- Sign in to Gmail.
- Click Settings at the top of any Gmail page.
- Click Forwarding and POP/IMAP.
- Select Enable IMAP.
Now go to Windows Live Mail and configure it:
- Click on Add e-mail account
- Enter your Gmail Email Address
- Enter password
- Click Next and Finish
The Windows Live Mail will automatically download all the folders from your Gmail account and then it will download all the emails.
Enjoy Gmail from your PC.