Setting IMAP gmail for Mail

Discussion in 'macOS' started by superspiffy, Nov 2, 2007.

  1. superspiffy macrumors 6502a

    Feb 6, 2007
    So how do I turn my gmail POP account into an IMAP account with Mail? Do I have to erase it and make a completely new IMAP account or is it enough just setting the server as
  2. weaverra macrumors 6502

    Sep 27, 2006
    No it will be under the option where you set POP access. Mine didn't change until today. Just be patient.
  3. dacreativeguy macrumors 68020

    Jan 27, 2007
    Yes. First go to gmail and select the IMAP functionality. Read the gmail help for the server info you'll need to set up Then create a new mail account, select IMAP and plug in all the settings in the right places. There is no way to convert a POP account to IMAP in

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