litsupport summary for the week ending on 02/01/09
A lot of important and useful information is posted to litsupport each week. The following is a distilled summary, in the form of questions and answers.
Q. Accessing Yahoo and Google Email Accounts?
For Gmail set up Outlook with an IMAP connection. This is better than POP3 because it will translate the "labels" in Gmail to folders in Outlook. It also enables you to selectively download messages based on those labels. POP3 does not offer this functionality at all- all messages would just download to the inbox in Outlook. Step-by-step to set up IMAP in various mail clients. Yahoo offers POP3 access only and requires a paid account;