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How do I configure Hexamail to download email from Gmail or Google mail?
In gmail press the gear icon in the top right and choose Settings

Next click the "Forwarding and POP/IMAP" page
Set the following settings:
1 Enable IMAP
2 Auto Expunge off
3 Archive the message
4 Do not limit the number of messages in an IMAP folder (default)

In Hexamail the settings required for POP3:
Server: pop.gmail.com
Port: 995
SSL: ENABLED
Username: Your full gmail or googlemail email address
Password: Your password

With the username notation recent:myaddress@gmail.com you can collect ALL recent email regardless of whether another pop client or webmail client has accessed it already.

In Hexamail the settings required for IMAP:
Server: imap.gmail.com
Port: 993
SSL: ENABLED

Username: Your full gmail or googlemail email address
Password: Your password

CHECK the POP3 Reader/Log file once you have pressed OK and APPLY - it may be that you need to login and confirm access from a web browser the first time you try to connect to Gmail.

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT GOOGLE IMPOSE DOWNLOAD LIMITS, to read more about this:
https://support.google.com/a/answer/57920

There are also the following guides: