Can Windows Mail pick up my googlemail e-mails?

  Les T 18:29 17 Jan 08
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Can Windows Mail pick up my Googlemail e-mails? I have been trying unsuccessfully to set it up on my laptop (Acer Aspire 5720Z, 2Gb RAM, Windows Vista Premium)

Thanks in advance.

  anskyber 19:28 17 Jan 08

I think you can if you use windows Live Mail ( the replacement for Windows Mail) and follow this process. click here

  jz 00:23 18 Jan 08

I can get googlemail.com emails on Windows Mail via pop3. I don't use Windows Live Mail, just Windows Mail that comes with Vista. Settings are:

Incoming mail (POP3): pop.googlemail.com
Outgoing mail (SMTP): smtp.googlemail.com

Don't tick the "my server requires authentication" tick box.

I might have had to go to the googlemail website and change option/settings there to enable pop3 access - I can't remember.

  Les T 15:54 18 Jan 08

Thanks that's it working now.

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