Add an IMAP Google connection to Microsoft Outlook 2010

A familiar client

Outlook is now available as your Google Mail client. From the user's perspective, using Google as an email server is very similar to using an Exchange Server. And with the IMAP protocol properly configured, just about whatever you do in the Inbox in Outlook will be replicated in the inbox on Google.

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