I tried to follow these instructions to backup my gmail account, but it didn't work.

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Mapotholik, Oct 19, 2007.

  1. Mapotholik

    Mapotholik OSNN Junior Addict

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  2. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    Re: i tried to follow these instruction to backup gmail account but it didn't worked.

    Ok let's start with the basics.

    Upon skimming the page it says:
    If yes, did you select
    or
     
  3. Mapotholik

    Mapotholik OSNN Junior Addict

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    Re: I tried to follow these instructions to backup my gmail account, but it didn't wo

    yes, allowed "pop" for all mail. then i wanted to use my email client again so i changed it back to "now on".

    i can try to do check it again.
     
  4. Mapotholik

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    Re: I tried to follow these instructions to backup my gmail account, but it didn't wo

    ok, so i now tried to make "allow all" at the pop gmail settings again but i'm getting this message:



    what would you suggest to do?
     
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    Re: I tried to follow these instructions to backup my gmail account, but it didn't wo

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  6. Mapotholik

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    Re: I tried to follow these instructions to backup my gmail account, but it didn't wo

    help?
     
  7. Admiral Michael

    Admiral Michael Michaelsoft Systems CEO Folding Team

    Re: I tried to follow these instructions to backup my gmail account, but it didn't wo

    So why do you want to do this? Why not just use an email client like outlook or thunderbird?
     
  8. Mapotholik

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    Re: I tried to follow these instructions to backup my gmail account, but it didn't wo


    so, why do you use the word so?

    i want to use these instructions because i want to backup all my emails to a folder as mentioned there somewhere.

    thanks,