Need help with Mac Mail... going to delete connected Gmail account

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by tmontague06, Dec 16, 2014.

  1. tmontague06 macrumors newbie

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    Will my emails delete from mac mail after I close my connected gmail account?
     
  2. glenthompson macrumors 68000

    glenthompson

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    If you're using IMAP they will be gone. You can create a local folder(s) on the Mac and copy all the emails into them. They will be preserved locally.
     
  3. stapoz macrumors member

    stapoz

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    or switch to POP3 to have your own mails copy on your mac (but not sure if gmail still supports POP3)
     

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