[sylpheed:36834] Re: Sylpheed no longer connects to my Gmail account

Rich Coe rcoe at wi.rr.com
Sat Jun 8 21:58:09 JST 2019

On Thu, 6 Jun 2019 10:13:53 -0600
Gene Goldenfeld <genegold at fastmail.com> wrote:
> Rich,
> Guessing one possibility is that Google changed the way Gmail works,
> although the scheduled date was May 15. I found out about it via
> Mailwasher which sent out the following email (excerpted). Perhaps it
> also applies to Sylpheed.
> These 2 [fix] options are below...
> 2: Turn on 'Less secure apps'
> Go to your Google Account Security page and enable 'Allow less secure
> apps'. https://myaccount.google.com/lesssecureapps

I just checked and I already have that setting.  (sigh).

Rich Coe     rcoe at wi.rr.com

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