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4 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • contacts
  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • data services
  • speech
  • web browser component
  • internet connection
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
  • push notification service
  • movement and directional sensor
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MetroMail is the first third-party email client for Windows Phone. It improves user experience by significantly expanding the functionality offered by the native email client. It also brings a first-class experience for Gmail users, which includes all major Gmail-specific functionality, and instant notifications.

Why use MetroMail as an Outlook/IMAP user?
- Swipe actions for managing emails
- Attach multiple files from your OneDrive account
- Ability for editing replies (plain-text only)
- Individual tile colors for each account
- Individual notification sound for each account
- Individual toast notification support with night mode for each account
- Tile counts are synced across all your devices (i.e. reading emails will reset the tile count on all your devices)
- Concatenate multiple accounts under one unread counter (for use with a single live tile or the lock screen)
- No longer break threads for non-Outlook (e.g. Thunderbird, Gmail) users when replying to emails
- Proper handling of embedded email images
- Choose between small/medium/large/original when attaching photos
- Support for HTML signatures

Why use MetroMail as a Gmail user?
- All of the above plus:
  + Instant notifications via IMAP IDLE
  + First-class support for archiving, starred emails, and labels
  + Support for inbox tabs (e.g. Primary, Social, Promotions)
  + Server-side search functionality with support for advanced Gmail search operators
  + Support for multiple From addresses within the same account

Security & Privacy:
- The application only connects directly to your provider's servers and your password is never seen, processed, or stored by the app.
Version 3.1:
- New: Save attachments using the file picker
- Other improvements

Version 3.0.4:
- Update: Temporarily disabled action center banner notifications in labels/folders
- Update: Automatically maximize display area when scrolling through an email
- Fix: Significantly reduced the time delay for opening the options menu when holding on items
- Fix: The account username is now properly displayed when editing IMAP server settings
- Bug fixes
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  • by Juan Esteban 7/29/2014
    The Best e-mail client in Windows Phone store ever!!!!
  • by User 7/29/2014
    This is almost perfect, Love it.
  • by Ebere Barclay 7/28/2014
    Works well
  • by Bryan 7/28/2014
    This app was great when it was pay-for. I bought the app, then it went free and now there's ads everywhere and its ridiculous that I paid to have ads delivered to me. I don't want a refund but at least clear the ads for the people that paid for the **** app.
  • by User 7/28/2014
    It does what I needed. Works well.
  • by User 7/28/2014
    Good,make be beter
  • by C 7/28/2014
    Good app. Runs google mail fine and also runs yahoo mail properly as well.
  • by Francisco 7/28/2014
    Even better than the Outlook. Really recommend it!
  • by Pranshu 7/28/2014
    Amazing app!
  • by Elad 7/28/2014
    Great app. Emails are easy to navigate and manage, and the layout is very clean.