Google Gmail Apps Thunderbird and iPhone Resources

Turn Thunderbird into the ultimate Gmail IMAP client
How to get Thunderbird operating with Gmail:

How do actions sync in IMAP?
Gmail uses a system of labels, which can be mapped to folders in conventional email clients. This page explains how conventional folder-based clients interpret labels, stars and actions such as message moving:

How to set up IMAP-based Gmail in the iPhone
This video shows you how to set up an iPhone for IMAP-based Gmail access:

Google Apps IMAP migration: Best approaches for large migrations
This step-by-step guide takes you through the process for migrating larger groups of email accounts from an on-site IMAP server to Gmail:
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If you're supporting en users who need to transfer files by FTP occasionally, explaining how to use FTP every time can get frustrating. Map an FTP site as a custom network location and they can do it through the familiar Explorer window. If you only have a couple of machines you can choose Tools >Map Network Drive… in Explorer and click the link 'Connect to a Web site that you can use to store your documents and pictures' to open a wizard that creates a network location. Select 'Choose a custom network location', type in the FTP address and fill in the user name and password. You can also create mapped drives and network places on the Environment tab of the user's Active Directory object - but if you have a lot of users to set up, put it in the logon script for the user profile under Active Directory Users and Computers.
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