The IMAP Protocol

ToDo: add more relevant IMAP RFCs here for easier reference.




Mobile Clients

Although most mobile phones have moderately decent e-mail clients, some of them are POP3-only or (as in the case of Motorola handsets) so poorly designed and useless that you wonder how their developers found a job in the first place, so it still makes sense to search for alternative IMAP clients.

See Also

Go (lang)PythonIMAP, Sent mail, Apple Mail and MavericksMavericks
IMAP Backup ScriptLinkedIn Intro: Doing the Impossible on iOSThe HTC now has IMAP
Wanted: Network ComputerOn Apple's Upcoming Two-Factor AuthenticationBurn, RSS, Burn!rss2email / rss2imap
On Google Reader's DemiseGoogle Sync End of LifeExchange ActiveSync on Mac OS X ServerMac mini
iPhone 3G Press CoverageTo DoIMAP ScrapingAchieving Email Bliss with IMAP, Gmail, and Apple Mail
Backup ToolsOn Apple, Netbooks, and My Line of WorkGmail Advanced IMAP ControlsAbout the Mac OS X 10.5.5 Update
Exchange and iPhone, a complete mess?Gmail Labs, and how not to improve GmailOn Evernote, and SecurityK800
mail-trendsDovecot patch for IMAP StupidityThe Joy of WebpadsNot Spartan Enough
Entourage 2008 ReviewAn update on my RSS setupNew Year CrashesDear Google Mail Developers
Outsourcing My StuffFocused on WritingSo, this is a better
Settling InHear The Leopard Spots RoarFree IMAP for GmailIt's About Time, Indeed!
.Mac renewal dateTwo Months With An E90My Five Wishes for LeopardThe nPhone
Form Above SubstanceiPhone IMAP security vulnerabilityiMusings - the iPhone, Standards, and jQueryBusiness Phone Scorecard
On corporate security and the iPhonePost-Keynote NotesThe Cat With Nine LivesWiki Editing, Mind Maps and Usenet
Zero Sum GameRe-surfacedThe IMAP ProtocolBlackberry
The iPhone, At Long LastMy Eur. 0.02 on Windows Home ServerSync Mail FoldersRandom Remainders
Taming my RSS feeds, the Bayesian wayDimmedNews Flush.Mac - And Round And Round We Go...
Warning: DNS Changes Ahead, Possible .Mac Phase-OutMailArchive.pyIMAP to mbox Backup ScriptGoogle/Reader - Nearly There, Nearly There...
The Little Python IMAP Archiver That Couldn'tAll Hail Michael RothwellFinally, Some Decent Vacation TimePerl
Apple + Google = .Mac^2?Interesting TimesTempuraCyrus
SieveGritting My Teeth And Moving OnprocmailNotes:
Data For The AgesRe-Plumbing MailA Spotty Take On Leopard's FeaturesBacklog
Preparing for LaunchMac OS XMail HiatusMonday, Oddly Enough
Applications/'s Missed OpportunitiesHOWTO: Read .Mac Mail on a SonyEricsson PhoneRandom Linkage
DetoxSonyEricsson K610iTopicalYojimbo on the Cheap
Apple Jam RecipesFive Drops Of Orange JuiceOn Mark's un-Switching, and LemmingsThree Panes - The Right Way, At Last!
Having a Cow of a WeekBig CubeMinor EarthquakesSony Ericsson M600i
Side-SwitchingRandom Thoughts on OrigamiMore GripesHousekeeping
Idle ModeWindowsPersonal SpamThe Day Apple Killed Television
Backup Day - AlmostRe-Thinking my Backup StrategyBack to WorkRSS
Five Random Annoying Things That I've Had To Put Up With This WeekReal 0.2Ruby Shower Epiphanies
Lap TigerWhat if were like iTunes?The Bayesian Thing, AgainMinimal News Update
Ten Open Source Projects Worth Keeping Track OfMotorolaIntroductionGeneral Failure, Destroyer Of Worlds
POP3That Bird, by Thunder!Odd Happenings of an Otherwise Unremarkable MondayGeeking Out
SonyEricsson/S700KittydottedSonyEricsson T610Sunday Coding
The Linux PendulumNotes On The Z1010Neat IdeasThe Perfect (Smart)Phone?
Yet Another MailboxRSS and Mail, RevisitedEssentialsThe Mail Thing
Perl/Snippets/IMAP ProxyGmailqmailLink Mode
The Perfect PDAMIDPMIMEMerry Sneeze
SSL/ToolsPanther in the OfficePanther First ImpressionsPalm Phones
Slacking OffSelling Out to Pocket PCThe Quest For Easier Information ManagementSamba Shoehorned
The Reasonable PDALost In a Sea of Coasters, Found In a Bunch Of EnvelopesThe Windows Conundrum and My Take on BlasterTreo 600
EXIF and Spare TimeThe SSL Way, and Why Mozilla Needs a PushPerditionZen By Any Other Name
RedHat 9 GoodnessDumb Moves, Dumber PeopleSeries 60 Triviaiicopy