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Gmail offers entire organizations and businesses personalized email addresses like jsmith@yourdomain.com. Gmail comes with helpful features to make email more useful, like award-winning spam and virus filtering, over seven gigabytes of storage per account, powerful search to find messages as fast as you can search the web, and instant messaging built right in. The Gmail web application is accessible from anywhere, and you can even sign in from your mobile phone. Or if you prefer, you can access email from your favorite mail client like Outlook or Thunderbird using POP or IMAP at no additional cost.


Inbox features
Inbox features
Conversation view
Conversation view
Advanced search
Advanced search
Inbox features
Integrated chat


Quick facts

Custom email addresses
Your accounts use your own domain name, like jsmith@example.com.

Ample mail storage
All users get at least 7.062054 gigabytes of storage.
Powerful mail search tools
With Gmail, the power of Google search is available for your inbox. Find saved messages instantly, even if you don't keep your mail organized.

Integrated contact list
Gmail helps you keep track of your contacts by automatically remembering people that you've corresponded with.

Integrated instant messaging
See who's online and instant message with them in real-time, right within the mail browser window. Chat conversations are saved and searchable, just like email conversations.

Integrated calendar features
Gmail recognizes meeting requests and invitations, and helps you RSVP without ever leaving your inbox.

Virus, spam and phishing protection
Gmail uses powerful technology to effectively block viruses, filter spam, and alert you when you receive phishing messages. These features help provide a safer email experience.

IMAP, POP and mail forwarding
Download messages from Gmail to applications like Outlook and Eudora, or POP messages from another email address into your Gmail inbox. With IMAP, any actions (marking as read, replying, archiving) you take using your desktop client or mobile device will propagate immediately and automatically to Gmail. Email forwarding gives you more flexibility by letting you check your mail from another email account.

Mobile access
Install the Gmail mobile application onto your BlackBerry® smartphone for fast access to your mail account when you're on-the-go. Other smartphones can use the device's mail client POP or IMAP access or use Gmail from the phone's web browser.  Most other cell phones can access a streamlined version of the Gmail web interface from the phone, built especially for mobile devices.

Supported browsers
Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Opera, Mozilla, Netscape and others.

Supported languages
US and UK English, simplified and traditional Chinese, Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese.

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