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Simple Email Client

by JamesJoey123 / May 29, 2013 4:37 AM PDT

I've searched hi and lo to find a simple email client but I haven't had any luck.

I don't want web based email.
I don't want all the extras like calendar, contacts.....
In the left navigation pane I want a bunch of irrelevant folders. Only the folders under the account(s) (inbox, outbox Trash and the like)

Any help will be appreciated.

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are you looking
by itsdigger / May 29, 2013 5:12 AM PDT
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For a free service or a paid one ?

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Why must I Put Something into the Title When I'm replying???
by JamesJoey123 / May 29, 2013 7:29 AM PDT
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Free but I would pay for a client i like.

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My 83 yr. old neighbor has this
by itsdigger / May 29, 2013 7:40 AM PDT
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>> and loves it , costs her $8.00 a month. It's very simple to use. She's the only person I know that uses it so I can't vouch for it any further. Hope this helps...Digger

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(NT) p.s I see it has a 10 day free trial
by itsdigger / May 29, 2013 7:46 AM PDT
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Seen That
by JamesJoey123 / May 29, 2013 8:07 AM PDT

I don't want to pay 8 a month. I'd pay for the software but not a monthly fee.

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Re: email client
by Kees_B Forum moderator / May 29, 2013 5:28 AM PDT
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Did you already try Thunderbird? It's free from Mozilla.

It's pop3, not web-based. It doesn't have a calendar. It does have an address book, but you're not required to use it, if you want to do without it. And all folders except the standard ones you have make yourself (or, in your case, you don't make them). So it seems to fit your needs rather well.


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Tried it
by JamesJoey123 / May 29, 2013 7:30 AM PDT
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I'm using Windows Live Mail now I I don't like all the extras with that.

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by JamesJoey123 / May 30, 2013 3:42 AM PDT
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Thanks to all for the info.
I believe I'll give Thunderbird a whirl.


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Opera Mail - Simple and light
by knight17 / June 13, 2013 3:32 AM PDT
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You may want to check out the e-mail client from Opera. Simple and light. Previously it used to be combined with the Opera browser, now they have hived it off to a seperate application.

Check it out : Opera Mail

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