Google Labs give you new feature in your gmail account for accessing the mail when you are not connected to Internet. This feature really works like your outlook or Microsoft outlook express. Its a cool feature from Google.
Gmail now goes where the Internet doesn’t. Offline Gmail allows you to access your inbox through your browser and use all of Gmail’s familiar features such as search, labels and conversation threading even when you don’t have Internet access. It’s perfect for flaky connections or those rare moments when you’re completely unplugged on airplanes, trains or at the North Pole.
How to configure Gmail Offline
Here we go, A step by step guide to configure your Gmail offline.
The first step is to login to your gmail account with your user id and password. On the right hand you can find settings option, just click on settings and go to offline option. You will get the following window.
Once you get the above window, just click on Enable offline email for this computer option. .You can also select the recentÂ messageÂ range.Also specify the attachment size.
Important Notice – Once you have enabled this option on a particular desktop or Laptop, you will be able to access the offline mails only in that particular pc. You will not be able to access your mails offline in any other computer unless you configure the same options in that pc.
Once you have done the above settings as Â shown in the following window.
Just click on Save settings, Once you have done this immediately you will get a popup as shown below.
Click Next to proceed.
Just click on I trust this site andÂ clickÂ on allow button toÂ proc cede .
On the next screen as shown above, it will give options for creating shortcuts. Just select the options and click on ok toÂ proceed.Once you have clicked on ok button, you will get the Installation status window as shown below.
Once the Installation is finished Gmail will start sync the mails as shown below.
The sync will take time depends on the mails and also the internet connection speed. Once The sync is completed you will be able to see a green color mark on the right hand side as shown below.
Once you click on this mark, it will give you options for sync the mail and also Flanky connection mode.
Thats all, Now let see someÂ Frequently Asked Questions