[ILUG] IMAP email on phones
john+ilug at jmadden.eu
Tue Jun 5 11:49:14 IST 2007
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On (05/06/07 11:02), Paul Barry said:
> it's usable, although not perfect and still a bit geeky (for example,
> deleted emails remain in inbox).
> This Vodafone option mentioned above by Thomas doesn't sound great.
> Any suggestions for easy to use email access with open protocols? A
> phone with a good IMAP client would be a start.
Well, at the least I can tell you that the Nokia E50 has a decent enough
IMAP client - works over SSL for reading, works with SASL for sending;
and you can delete mails from either the phone only or both phone and
The only issue I have with it is that, if you haven't used it in a
while, but have been reading your mail from elsewhere, when you
reconnect with the phone, it'll grab all the headers of the latest mail,
but mark them all as unread. Not a major issue really, just more of an
John Madden -- john at jmadden.eu
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