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)WindowsPythonIMAP, Sent mail, Apple Mail and Mavericks
MavericksIMAP Backup ScriptLinkedIn Intro: Doing the Impossible on iOSThe HTC One now has IMAPWanted: Network ComputerOn Apple's Upcoming Two-Factor AuthenticationBurn, RSS, Burn!
rss2email / rss2imapOn Google Reader's DemiseGoogle Sync End of LifeExchange ActiveSync on Mac OS X Server
Mac miniiPhone 3G Press CoverageTo DoIMAP Scraping
Achieving Email Bliss with IMAP, Gmail, and Apple MailBackup ToolsOn Apple, Netbooks, and My Line of WorkGmail Advanced IMAP Controls
About the Mac OS X 10.5.5 UpdateExchange and iPhone, a complete mess?Gmail Labs, and how not to improve GmailOn Evernote, and Security
K800mail-trendsDovecot patch for IMAP StupidityThe Joy of Webpads
Not Spartan EnoughEntourage 2008 ReviewAn update on my RSS setupNew Year Crashes
Dear Google Mail DevelopersOutsourcing My StuffFocused on WritingSo, this is a better
Mail.appSettling InHear The Leopard Spots RoarFree IMAP for Gmail
It's About Time, Indeed!.Mac renewal dateTwo Months With An E90My Five Wishes for Leopard
The nPhoneForm Above SubstanceiPhone IMAP security vulnerabilityiMusings - the iPhone, Standards, and jQuery
Business Phone ScorecardOn corporate security and the iPhonePost-Keynote NotesThe Cat With Nine Lives
Wiki Editing, Mind Maps and UsenetZero Sum GameRe-surfacedThe IMAP Protocol
BlackberryThe iPhone, At Long LastMy Eur. 0.02 on Windows Home ServerSync Mail Folders
Random RemaindersTaming 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 Script
Google/Reader - Nearly There, Nearly There...The Little Python IMAP Archiver That Couldn'tAll Hail Michael RothwellFinally, Some Decent Vacation Time
PerlApple + Google = .Mac^2?Interesting TimesTempura
CyrusSieveGritting My Teeth And Moving Onprocmail
Notes:Data For The AgesRe-Plumbing MailA Spotty Take On Leopard's Features
BacklogPreparing for LaunchMac OS XMail Hiatus
Monday, Oddly EnoughApplications/'s Missed OpportunitiesHOWTO: Read .Mac Mail on a SonyEricsson Phone
Random LinkageDetoxSonyEricsson K610iTopical
Yojimbo on the CheapApple Jam RecipesFive Drops Of Orange JuiceOn Mark's un-Switching, and Lemmings
Three Panes - The Right Way, At Last!Having a Cow of a WeekBig CubeMinor Earthquakes
Sony Ericsson M600iSide-SwitchingRandom Thoughts on OrigamiMore Gripes
HousekeepingIdle ModePersonal 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