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I'm using my Google account with Alpine. I only appear to have the "Inbox" folder - I haven't got "Trash", "Drafts", "Sent Mail" or "All Mails". Does anyone have any ideas what I might be doing wrong?

Here my configuration:

Default Fcc (File carbon copy)    = {}[Gmail]/Sent Mail
Default Saved Message Folder      = {}[Gmail]/All Mail
Postponed Folder                  = {}[IMAP]/Drafts
Read Message Folder               = <No Value Set>
Form Letter Folder                = <No Value Set>
Trash Folder                      = {}[Gmail]/Trash
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When you select your Gmail account there should be a list of folders, including your labels. In my config, which is more or less default, there is a [Gmail]/ folder. This is the folder which contains 'drafts', 'spam', 'trash' etc.

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can you post your config please.... – cupakob May 17 '11 at 5:27
sorry for the delay: – Glen F. May 25 '11 at 23:33
p.s. I've copied this exact file to a fresh install of alpine and it works without amendment. – Glen F. May 25 '11 at 23:47
okay, i'll try it....thanks a lot – cupakob May 26 '11 at 5:41
the python script here works a treat to get your gmail contacts into alpine:… – Glen F. May 26 '11 at 8:00

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