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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)    = {imap.gmail.com:993/user=mygoogleacc@gmail.com/ssl/novalidate-cert}[Gmail]/Sent Mail
Default Saved Message Folder      = {imap.gmail.com:993/user=mygoogleacc@gmail.com/ssl/novalidate-cert}[Gmail]/All Mail
Postponed Folder                  = {imap.gmail.com:993/user=mygoogleacc@gmail.com/ssl/novalidate-cert}[IMAP]/Drafts
Read Message Folder               = <No Value Set>
Form Letter Folder                = <No Value Set>
Trash Folder                      = {imap.gmail.com:993/user=mygoogleacc@gmail.com/ssl/novalidate-cert}[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: pastebin.com/i5hU6hC2 –  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: superuser.com/questions/55124/… –  Glen F. May 26 '11 at 8:00
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