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can anyone recomend a program that will notify me of a new gmail while I am working in a different program

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I use experts exchange frequently and often get busy with other work and cant keep checking my gmail to see if anything came in is there a safe app somewher that will say play a sound or put an Icon in my system trya to tell me I got a new gmail?
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)
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I am not sure if Gmail is POP-based webmail or some other kind of email. Assuming simple email (which I have have with Outlook 2007), I use PopTray (www.poptray.org). It does exactly what you want and serves me will. I don't even have to bring my email into Outlook in ordr to use E-E. ... Thinkpads_User

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Gmail supports both POP and IMAP email clients. I use Outlook 2003 and POP to read my Gmail (Outlook notifies you when new mail is received). If you don't have Outlook, Thunderbird is an excellent alternative which also has new mail notification. Set it up to access Gmail using POP. http://www.mozillamessaging.com/en-US/thunderbird/
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