POP3 stands for Post Office Protocol used by e-mail clients to retrieve messages from a remote e-mail server.

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Using 2 GMail accounts at once

I have 2 GMail accounts, but I want to use them as one. Which is the best option? Forward e-mails from one to another Download e-mails via POP3 from one to another Download e-mails via IMAP from one ...
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Thunderbird does not delete messages from the POP server

Thunderbird does not delete messages from the POP server. I am a Yahoo Plus user and I can download messages from the inbox in Thunderbird from the Yahoo POP3 server. However, I want to delete read ...
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Where does Outlook Express keep a mark of emails downloaded using POP3 protocol?

Outlook Express must keep a mark of which emails it has downloaded using POP3 protocol so that it wouldn't download them again in case downloaded emails do not get deleted on the mail server after ...
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how do you access gmail when gmail is down?

Gmail is currently down. But they say I can access it through imap. How do I do this?
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How do I download all mail from my POP server?

Does anyone know how I can download all mail from my Gmail server via POP? I am using Mail on a Mac.
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Does pulling email from gmail download the spam folder also?

Does pulling email from gmail download the spam folder also? I want to user mozzila's email client to backup my gmail emails.
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Retrieve emails from other IMAP accounts in Gmail *automatically* [closed]

I'd like to retrieve emails from other IMAP accounts (they can not be accessed via POP) automatically in Gmail. I know you can manually copy from one IMAP account to another and there are even IMAP ...
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iPhone: Mail stops being received after a while

I've setup my iPhone with my Google Apps email account, and when it works it works brilliantly. It receives and sends email without a problem. However I've run into a problem with it that is making my ...
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How to create a second personal folder in outlook 2007?

When I create a new data file through the Data File Managment menu option, the folder is created with only the Deleted Items and Junk E-mail folders. How can I have it create the sent items, inbox, ...
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What are the differences between POP3 and IMAP?

Many email providers ask me if I'm interested in using POP3, or IMAP. What exactly are these and when should I consider using them?