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Google IMAP mail

Hi all
i ma using google as mail host and have got load of folders with data in them, i have just had a system crash and reconnected to gmail with imap, i am see all the folders but can see anything in them, when i go to gmail i can see them wth no issues

can soeone please tell me the issue
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Frederic Sune
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Try to delete your email profile and recreate your email configuration or, simple solution, close your email client, rename your PST file and open your email app. Since you are configured as IMAP, it's going to synchronize your emails and folders again.
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HI itinmind
I have set it up on three different computers and a iphone andwe are getting the same issue
Oh! That's weird... I am using Gmail IMAP with Outlook 2010, ipad 3 and Nexus phone without any trouble. All sync all the time. Did you maybe, unauthorized the devices in Gmail?
Are you receiving emails at the same time on all devices? You may have to contact Google... Sorry, I am now out of ideas to help you...
mate how would i have unauthorized the devices in Gmail

and yep i am getting everything when i email the account
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To unauthorized a device, you need to go to the Gmail security page here: Gmail security and click on Edit on Authorizing applications and sites.
allenfalcon

It sure is thats what is very weird
It sounds like the IMAP connection is corrupted, or the local cache has been removed.  Let me check with my ops team ....
allenfalcon

Thanks for that i have tried on three computer with outlook 2003 2007 and 2013 same hting
Have you reviewed the IMAP settings in your cPanel?  Any firewall changes?