Gmail Watcher Alternatives

    Gmail Watcher is described as 'Secure check new Gmail'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Gmail Watcher for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is POP Peeper, which is free. Other great apps like Gmail Watcher are Mia for Gmail (Freemium), Checker Plus for Gmail (Free), Gmail Notifier Pro (Free Personal) and Google Mail Checker (Free).

    This page was last updated Jul 17, 2020

    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.
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    2. Mia is a native Gmail application on your Mac's menu bar! Read and compose your emails without a browser (attachment files supported). Quick email overview (pass your mouse over an email). Desktop notifications for incoming emails (10.8+).
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    3. Displays new emails, sender's contact photo, and notifications, and allows the user to listen, read or delete emails without opening Gmail! Supports multiple accounts plus and provides many other tools.
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    4. Gmail Notifier Pro is a Windows application capable of checking multiple Gmail accounts for new mail and display notifications. Feature highlights - Check multiple Gmail accounts, including Google Apps, for new mail. - Supports both Atom and IMAP protocols for mail.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Google Chrome
      Displays the number of unread messages in your Google Mail inbox. You can also click the button to open your inbox.


    5. Maestro is a better mail client for Windows Phone. With unique features like account themes, gestures, and favorites, Maestro helps you manage your inbox quickly and efficiently.
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    6. Gmail™ Panel (and Notifier) is an easy-to-use extension for your browser, which can help users to keep track of their Gmail account, while surfing the internet for other information.
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      • 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
    7. 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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