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    Gdow Alternatives

    Gdow is described as '2 is a free Gmail notifier with shareware "on the fly" inbox management capabilities'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Gdow for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Firefox and Opera. The best alternative is POP Peeper, which is free. Other great apps like Gdow are Kiwi for Gmail (Freemium), PopTrayU (Free, Open Source), Mia for Gmail (Freemium) and Checker Plus for Gmail (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 28, 2022

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Google Chrome
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      Features: 1. No requirement to enter your credentials. 2. Multiple account support 3. Multiple label support 4. Low bandwidth usage by using RSS technology 5. Mark as read, report spam, trash or archive messages right from browser's toolbar
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
      PopMan is a POP3 and IMAP4 manager. It can be used to list all e-mails received on your incoming mail server, without having to load these mails completely. Unwanted e-mails can be deleted directly from the server.
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    1. Gmail Peeper is a free Gmail notifier program which provides an attractive and simple way to check for new mail messages without opening your browser! Gmail Peeper Features 1. Run application at startup 2. Minimize to tray

      Discontinued

      From their website: “Please note that the development of Gmail Peeper is deprecated. It works but won't receive updates.”

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      This is a Firefox extension that allows you to manage multiple Gmail accounts and receive new mail notifications. It displays account details, including unread messages, saved drafts, spam messages, labels with new mail, space used, and new mail snippets.

      Discontinued

      The extension is no longer updated. Last version, 0.6.4.1, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from Mozilla Addons

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    2. Mail Notification monitors your mailboxes for new mail. It can monitor multiple mailboxes concurrently, and supports Evolution, Gmail, IMAP, Maildir, mbox, MH, Mozilla products (Mozilla, SeaMonkey, Thunderbird, …), POP3, Sylpheed, Windows Live Hotmail and Yahoo! Mail mailboxes.
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    3. Gmail Notifier is a Linux/Windows alternative for the notifier program released by Google, it is written in Python and provides an attractive and simple way to check for new mail messages.

      Discontinued

      The last update was in April 2013.

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    4. 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.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Adobe AIR
      GMDesk is an application that lets you run Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs and Google Maps as a stand-alone application to do all your mail handling, calendar event reading etc with. No need to open it up in a web browser, or have it clutter your workspace.

      Discontinued

      Last version, 1.01, was released on March 2009, but it is still downloadable and usable.

    5. Gmail Notifr is written in RubyCocoa and has these features: * Separate check and notification setting for each account! (new) * Support multiple accounts! * Support Google hosted account. * Check mail at a specified interval.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      PopTray started as a little POP3 mail checker I wrote, because I couldnt find a freeware program that had all the features I wanted. Since then, new features have been added by request. After years of refinement PopTray 3.
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