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    Gmail Notifier Alternatives

    Gmail Notifier is described as '(called Google Notifier on Mac) lets you know if you have unread Gmail messages by displaying an icon in your system tray whenever you have new mail. It also shows you their subjects, senders and snippets, all without you even having to open a web browser' and is an app. There are more than 25 alternatives to Gmail Notifier for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Firefox and Windows Mobile. The best alternative is POP Peeper, which is free. Other great apps like Gmail Notifier are Mia for Gmail, nPOPuk, Magic Mail Monitor (MMM) and Howard Email Notifier.

    This page was last updated Nov 13, 2015
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    Gmail Notifier (called Google Notifier on Mac) lets you know if you have unread Gmail messages by displaying an icon in...
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    1. POP Peeper is an email notifier that runs in your Windows task bar and alerts you when you have new email on your POP3, IMAP (with IDLE support), Hotmail\MSN\LiveMail, Yahoo, GMail, Mail.com, MyWay, Excite, iWon, Lycos.com, RediffMail, Juno and NetZero accounts.
    2. A desktop email client for your Mac, without a browser !.


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      nPOPuk is an ultra-small, but comprehensive, e-mail client that runs on a wide range of Windows-based operating...

      Discontinued

      Not updated since 2017.

    3. Magic Mail Monitor (MMM) is a free POP3 mail monitor with multiple accounts support. It sits silently in your system tray, and notifies you about new messages in your mailboxes. Then you can preview messages and delete unwanted mail in order to avoid spam and viruses.
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      Howard is a replacement for the Windows Live Messenger email notification. A tooltip and a sound will notify you about a new email. The tooltip shows you the sender and email subject. Just click the tooltip or icon to open your inbox in your browser or Windows Mail.


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      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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      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!

      Discontinued

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

    4. 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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      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

    5. Gmail Unread Counter is a widget that allows you to view the number of unread emails. With one click, it directly opens the Gmail app with the customized label/tab/folder.
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