Apple Mail 3.2 and GMail IMAP

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by jmFightSpam, May 1, 2008.

  1. jmFightSpam macrumors regular

    Aug 24, 2007

    Yes, I know this topic has been discussed on this forum before, but I have not 100% been able to put the pieces together.

    I can get Apple Mail 3.2 running Gmail via IMAP with no problem by following the instructions on the google site:

    Then I set my account as directed by Google for recommended account settings:

    I am able to send and receive email. But I see some quirks:

    1. When I send a message, it is not stored in the Apple Mail "Sent" box. It just remains empty. Why?
    2. When I sent my first message the "Store Sent Messages on the Server" became checked even though I unchecked it during account setup. Why?
    3. If I have multiple gmail accounts that I set up in Apple Mail 3.2, will they all be under one Apple Mail 3.2 "Inbox" combined?

    Thanks for your help.
  2. jaredly2 macrumors newbie

    Nov 17, 2008
    I have been looking for the same information.
  3. mynameisraj macrumors 6502

    Nov 14, 2008
    Boulder, Colorado

    Follow that link, and then see if you still have some questions :D

    That won't solve all of them but it will integrate mail with gmail very nicely :D

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