This is a simple e-mail client uses any email server to act as a mail client. Purely written in java.
Advantages: No Browsers needed. No Email Client software needed. Few kb of files give you robost email facility. There is no chance of hacking of your password, as you are using a configuration file to give your credentials once, and you are not directly expose to the web and any spyware/adware. Easy fast and one tool for various mail server. I use this mainly to access for my office mail, but it prove to be a good tool for gmail/yahoo etc.
3 most essential things before running the application. A>> You must a have JRE installed in your system > You must specify the mail server/user/password to access any mail server. This is not restrict to yahoo/gmail, you can acccess any mail server provided you know the mail server/user/password.
C>> Yahoo Mail PLus has the pop mail access except yahoo.co.uk which is free, To access Gmail, you must enable pop/smtp access in settings tab of your gmail account page.
1. Download the jackmailclient.zip file. Extract to any location. Inside the extract folder find another README for further help. 2. Here a simple step A. Once extracted open the mail.properties, Put all required values like your Mailserver address, user name and password.
B. Run the 'run.bat' > Just double click to run or linux user user use run.sh
C. If its not running please check the error it showing as it self is self explanatory, and too varify the jre and if required then change the JRE location in run.bat/run.sh.