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

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IMAP, Sent mail, Apple Mail and MavericksMavericksIMAP Backup ScriptLinkedIn Intro: Doing the Impossible on iOS
The HTC now has IMAPWanted: Network ComputerOn Apple's Upcoming Two-Factor Authentication
Burn, RSS, Burn!rss2email / rss2imapOn Google Reader's DemiseGoogle Sync End of Life
Exchange ActiveSync on Mac OS X ServerMac miniiPhone 3G Press CoverageTo Do
IMAP ScrapingAchieving Email Bliss with IMAP, Gmail, and Apple MailBackup ToolsOn Apple, Netbooks, and My Line of Work
Gmail Advanced IMAP ControlsAbout the Mac OS X 10.5.5 UpdateExchange and iPhone, a complete mess?Gmail Labs, and how not to improve Gmail
On Evernote, and SecurityK800mail-trendsDovecot patch for IMAP Stupidity
The Joy of WebpadsNot Spartan EnoughEntourage 2008 ReviewAn update on my RSS setup
New Year CrashesDear Google Mail DevelopersOutsourcing My StuffFocused on Writing
So, this is a better InHear The Leopard Spots Roar
Free IMAP for GmailIt's About Time, Indeed!.Mac renewal dateTwo Months With An E90
My Five Wishes for LeopardThe nPhoneForm Above SubstanceiPhone IMAP security vulnerability
iMusings - the iPhone, Standards, and jQueryBusiness Phone ScorecardOn corporate security and the iPhonePost-Keynote Notes
The Cat With Nine LivesWiki Editing, Mind Maps and UsenetZero Sum GameRe-surfaced
The IMAP ProtocolBlackberryThe iPhone, At Long LastMy Eur. 0.02 on Windows Home Server
Sync Mail FoldersRandom RemaindersTaming my RSS feeds, the Bayesian wayDimmed
News Flush.Mac - And Round And Round We Go...Warning: DNS Changes Ahead, Possible .Mac
IMAP to mbox Backup ScriptGoogle/Reader - Nearly There, Nearly There...The Little Python IMAP Archiver That Couldn'tAll Hail Michael Rothwell
Finally, Some Decent Vacation TimePerlApple + Google = .Mac^2?Interesting Times
TempuraCyrusSieveGritting My Teeth And Moving On
procmailNotes:Data For The AgesRe-Plumbing Mail
A Spotty Take On Leopard's FeaturesBacklogPreparing for LaunchMac OS X
Mail HiatusMonday, Oddly EnoughApplications/'s Missed Opportunities
HOWTO: Read .Mac Mail on a SonyEricsson PhoneRandom LinkageDetoxSonyEricsson K610i
TopicalYojimbo on the CheapApple Jam RecipesFive Drops Of Orange Juice
On Mark's un-Switching, and LemmingsThree Panes - The Right Way, At Last!Having a Cow of a WeekBig Cube
Minor EarthquakesSony Ericsson M600iSide-SwitchingRandom Thoughts on Origami
More GripesHousekeepingIdle ModePersonal Spam
The Day Apple Killed TelevisionBackup Day - AlmostRe-Thinking my Backup StrategyBack to Work
RSSFive Random Annoying Things That I've Had To Put Up With This WeekReal 0.2
Ruby Shower EpiphaniesLap TigerWhat if were like iTunes?The Bayesian Thing, Again
Minimal News UpdateTen Open Source Projects Worth Keeping Track OfMotorolaIntroduction
General Failure, Destroyer Of WorldsPOP3That Bird, by Thunder!Odd Happenings of an Otherwise Unremarkable Monday
Geeking OutSonyEricsson/S700KittydottedSonyEricsson T610
Sunday CodingThe Linux PendulumNotes On The Z1010Neat Ideas
The Perfect (Smart)Phone?Yet Another MailboxRSS and Mail, RevisitedEssentials
The Mail ThingPerl/Snippets/IMAP ProxyGmailqmail
Link ModeThe Perfect PDAMIDPMIME
Merry SneezeSSL/ToolsPanther in the OfficePanther First Impressions
Palm PhonesSlacking OffSelling Out to Pocket PCThe Quest For Easier Information Management
Samba ShoehornedThe Reasonable PDALost In a Sea of Coasters, Found In a Bunch Of EnvelopesThe Windows Conundrum and My Take on Blaster
Treo 600EXIF and Spare TimeThe SSL Way, and Why Mozilla Needs a PushPerdition
Zen By Any Other NameRedHat 9 GoodnessDumb Moves, Dumber PeopleSeries 60 Trivia