Friday, May 11, 2007

Useful Gmail Tools

Gmail: Gmail is Googles webmail. Google has put in some nifty features like keeping conversations in emails together to close integration with calendar. Gmail has become an integral part of many peoples lives and lots of people have come up with tools to make Gmail even better. List of tools after the jump.

Find information on the official gmail notifier for windows and mac here and the mobile app here.

Last Updated: May 11, 2007


  1. GmailFS uses your Gmail account as its storage medium

  2. KCheckGmail a Gmail notifier for KDE.
  1. Address Book to CSV Exporter allows you to export your contacts to a CSV for easy import into Gmail.

  2. gDisk is a software that turns your Gmail account into a portable hard drive so you can always have your important files accessible accross the Internet.

  3. Gee is a notifier for the Gmail Atom Feed that sits in your menubar.

Plugins (Firefox):
  1. Gmail Manager is a Firefox extension that allows you to keep an eye on multiple Gmail accounts.

  2. GSpace is a Firefox extension that converts Gmail into online storage space. You get a ftp style interface to move files between your computer and Gmail.

Plugins (Other):
  1. Apperture2Gmail is a plugin for the Mac Apperture and allows you to email your pictures using Gmail.

  2. Gmail + Growl makes the Mac Google Notifier show Growl notification bubbles whenever new email arrives in your Gmail inbox.

  3. Gmail IM Logger plugin for Trillian Pro logs your IM conversations to Gmail.

  4. iPhoto2Gmail is a plugin for the Mac iPhoto and allows you to email your pictures using Gmail.

  5. Youve Got Gmail is a Gmail Notifier plugin for Trillian Pro.

  1. E-Mail Icon Generator for Gmail and other emails.

  1. Google Mac Dashboard widget to check your gmail accounts.

  1. GmailDrive creates a virtual filesystem around your Google Gmail account and enables you to save and retrieve files stored on your Gmail account directly from inside Windows Explorer

  2. Gmail Loader loads your emails into Gmail. The application also works on linux

  3. Notifier2 allows you to check on multiple Gmail accounts, Google Adsense, Gdrive amongst other things.