Re: How do I refresh the folder list?


Gene
 

That's far too broad a generalization.  In the case of one user who doesn't have to worry about viewing mail on multiple devices, pop is fine.  If you are worried about synchronizing mail on multiple devices, IMAP would likely be a much better choice. 
 
Gene
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Sent: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 8:32 AM
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] How do I refresh the folder list?

No. POP3 is not recommended at all. GMail+Thunderbird+IMAP=best
experience, IMO.

On 9/14/2016 6:30 AM, James Bentley wrote:
> I do have access for less secure apps turned on.  I still can't figure
> out what keystrokes to use in WLM to update the folder list.
>
> I can't remember the reasons that I decided that ThunderBird would not
> work for me.  I didn't have any problems until I switched to Imap and
> Gmail.  I will take time to think about this but I might decide to
> switch back to Pop3.  If Gmail works, then, fine.  If not, then I might
> consider going back to A T and T email using pop3.
>
> This is a time consuming mess but, I will get it figured out.
>
> Thanks,
>
> James B
>
>
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> -----Original Message----- From: Edmond Nazarian via Groups.io
> Sent: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 8:12 AM
> To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
> Subject: Re: [TechTalk] How do I refresh the folder list?
>
> WLM actually.
> By the way I am not using WLM right now and honestly I do not want to
> provide inaccurate information.
> Also you may need to enable something called access for less secure apps
> in your Google account. (not recommended for maximum security)
> Maybe you want to switch to a more mainstream EMail client like
> Thunderbird.
>
> On 9/14/2016 6:03 AM, James Bentley wrote:
>> Do you mean do this in WLM or at the Gmail web site.
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>> When I right click and go to properties in WLM, Jaws says that
>> properties are not available.  I must be missing something here.
>>
>> James B
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>> -----Original Message----- From: Edmond Nazarian via Groups.io
>> Sent: Wednesday, September 14, 2016 7:46 AM
>> To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
>> Subject: Re: [TechTalk] How do I refresh the folder list?
>>
>> Maybe you could do this in properties of that GMail account? Right-click
>> on the main folder and select Properties. There should be an option for
>> refreshing the folder list.
>>
>> On 9/14/2016 5:43 AM, James Bentley wrote:
>>> Hi everyone,
>>>
>>> I’m using an Imap Gmail account with Windows Live Mail.  I can not
>>> delete or rename a folder that I created.  I get a message that says
>>> something like WLM can not find the Imap folder...please refresh the
>>> folder list.
>>>
>>> How do I refresh the folder list?
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> James B
>>>
>>>
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