Mixing Gmail with Apple Mail
If you’ve ever thought that a great way to reduce spam would be to redirect email that you receive from your primary email address (or all your email addresses) through a Gmail account, you’re not alone. And, if you’ve struggled with sometimes wanting to use Gmail, but sometimes wanting to use Apple Mail, you’re in good company, particularly the company of Joe Kissell. To learn much more, check out Joe’s exceptionally detailed TidBITS article, Achieving Email Bliss with IMAP, Gmail, and Apple Mail. The first part of this article has background information about the IMAP method of retrieving email from a mail server, while the second details how to make your email work like Joe’s does.
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