Saturday, January 29, 2011
Gmail Introduced Desktop Notifications for Email and Chat
Now you don't need to switch Gmail window to see if you got new message or not, or you've important chat conversations with your friends. All they will appear in the pop-up window in any tab.
How to Setup Gmail Desktop Notification for Email and Chat Messages:
To enable this feature, go to Settings in the top right corner of your Gmail account and then scroll down to the “Desktop Notifications”. You can see tow option there, Chat notifications and New Mail notification. Choose whether you want to receive notifications for chat, email or important email.
Gmail Desktop Notification features is only available for Google chrome user but according to Google, it'll soon will available for other browsers like IE, Safari, Firefox etc. Though we can also use service like GWatchman, Google Mail Checker Plus for etc to receive instant notifications for email.