CheckGmail is described as 'alternative Gmail Notifier for Linux and other *nix systems. It is fast, secure and uses minimal bandwidth via the use of Atom feeds'. There are five alternatives to CheckGmail for Linux, Windows and Mac. The best alternative is Gmail Notifier, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CheckGmail are Gmail Notifier (gmailnotifier.com) (Free), Gm-notify (Free, Open Source), GmailAssistant (Free, Open Source) and mail-gate (Free, Open Source).
- 5 alternatives
- Gmail Notifier alerts the users of new email messages. Users can also read emails, delete or mark them as read, all without having to open a browser. View 34 alternatives to Gmail Notifier (gmailnotifier.com)
- GmailAssistant is a notifier for multiple Gmail and Google Apps email accounts. It accesses your accounts securely using IMAP over SSL. View 28 alternatives to GmailAssistant
The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.0, released in September 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.
- Free • Open Source