Google Fixes Gmail IMAP Problem on Windows Mobile

Gmail & Windows Mobile 6 To configure IMAP for your Windows Mobile 6 device, just follow these steps:
    1. Enable IMAP in your Gmail account settings.
    2. Open the Start menu and select Programs > Messaging > New E-mail Account.
    3. Enter your Gmail username (including ‘’) in the E-mail Address field.
    4. Uncheck the box to get settings automatically from the Internet and select Next.
    5. Select Internet e-mail as your email provider in the drop-down menu.
    6. Enter your name as you want it to appear in sent emails.
    7. Enter a descriptive name for the email account and select Next.
    8. Enter ‘’ in the Incoming Mail Server field.
    9. Select IMAP4 as the Account type from the drop-down menu and select Next.
    10. Enter your Gmail username (including ‘’) and password.
    11. Select Next.
    12. Enter ‘’ in the Outgoing (SMTP) Mail Server field.
    13. Make sure that the Outgoing server requires authentication box is checked.
    14. Select the Advanced Server Settings link.
    15. Make sure that the Require SSL box is checked for both incoming and outgoing emails.
    16. Select The Internet as the network connection from the drop-down menu.
    17. Select Done and then Next.
    18. Select how often you want your phone to send/receive emails from the drop-down menu.
    19. For more download options, select the Review all download settings link.
    20. Select Finish.
Thanks PC World

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BLAKE was a Microsoft MVP and award winning programmer with over 20+ years experience providing complete Windows and networking support for small to medium sized businesses. BLAKE is also Jazz Musician and Instructor for residential clients on the Los Angeles West Side.
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