How to configure GMail in Blackberry without a data connection? ie., without blackberry service?

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asked Jan 10, 2014 by Jagadish
edited Jan 21, 2014 by rams
I have bought a BlackBerry, 9900, which is running Blackberry OS 7.1. I use email occasionally.  I use Wi-Fi and I am able to access internet. Facebook and WhatsApp applications are working like a gem.

But, I am able to configure neither my corporate email nor my personal email, GMail nor Hotmail or yahoo mail.  I do not have BlackBerry wireless data services activated on my mobile and I don't want to just spend Rs 400/- for the same, monthly.

Kindly help me how I can configure email on my blackberry.

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answered Jan 19, 2014 by anonymous

As some of you might be having a doubt whether it is possible to access GMail or any other popular email account from Blackberry without BIS or BlackBerry services. 

Yes, it is possible to acess Gmail, MSN, Yahoo or any other email from BlackBerry using a Wi-Fi connection. 

There very few applications of which I found LogicMail to be reasonably good. It is an opensource BlackBerry application  (ie., written only for BlackBerry) and is advertisement free. 

It works like a gem in my blackberry 9900, which is running on BlackBerry OS 7.1.   In this application you can configure any number of email accounts. POP and IMAP are the supported protocols.

Your copy can be downloaded from the official website