Microsoft has recently released the Microsoft Outlook 2013 suite and in a previous posts I covered some tips regarding MS Office 2013 applications, including the process of connecting a Gmail account With Microsoft Outlook 2013. While adding an initial account is simple enough due to the wizard that displays after Outlook is launched for the first time, adding new accounts can be a bit confusing. Here is a small guide Continue Reading →
Connecting your Gmail account to Microsoft Outlook can have a number of advantages including easier management and integration of your emails and associated Google services. While connecting a email account is pretty simple, people can often get confused due to lack of knowledge of Pop3 and IMAP. In this post I will show you an easy way of connecting your Gmail account to MS Outlook 2013. The same method can Continue Reading →
A few days back I reviewed a web service , which has been developed by the creators of WinZip, known as ZipShare. This service allows users to instantly share heavy files with Facebook friends. ZipSend is another useful web service by WinZip (developers), which makes it easy to send heavy files to recipients via email, without flooding their inbox with the file size. ZipSend integrates itself with Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo Continue Reading →
gm-notify (or Gmail Notifier) is an Ubuntu app-indicator which provides bubble message alerts and shows unread email count for your Gmail account. It uses Canonical’s Notify-OSD and for this reason provides semi-transparent and unobtrusive click-through bubble message notifications from the system tray.
Cloud Export an open source software which makes it easier for users to extract their data from Google services. The supported accounts for importing data include the following: Gmail Picasa Google Contacts Google Reader Google Finance Google Blogger Google Health Google Talk Google Docs Twitter: RSS Identi.ca/StatusNet: RSS RSS IMAP Jabber/XMPP Rosters Financial Institutions (OFX)
Thunderbird Conversations is a Mozilla Thunderbird extension which provides a conversation view that fetches messages from all folders, and displays avatars of your contacts when you hover your mouse over a contact name within an email. It also adds a quick reply feature, with auto complete, enables to quickly reply to a message thread. Using Thunderbird Conversations, you can integrate a lot of useful mail client features like filter, send Continue Reading →
Mozilla Thunderbird is a free mail client from Mozilla, which is considered as a viable alternative to MS Outlook. In this post I will tell you how to configure a Gmail account in Mozilla Thunderbird to backup and manage your emails using Thunderbird email client. The following instructions can be used to configure your Gmail account in not just Mozilla Thunderbird 5 but all other versions as well.