Offline Gmail offers messages selection to download

Until now, Offline Gmail heuristically picked which messages get downloaded for offline use; From now on, once you enable Offline Gmail from Labs tab under Settings, you can choose which messages get downloaded. On Offline tab under Settings, you'll see your current settings and be able to set how much mail you want to download […]

Until now, Offline Gmail heuristically picked which messages get downloaded for offline use; From now on, once you enable Offline Gmail from Labs tab under Settings, you can choose which messages get downloaded. On Offline tab under Settings, you'll see your current settings and be able to set how much mail you want to download from each of your labels. When you hit save, Gmail’ll synchronize new messages you didn't have downloaded before and remove ones you're not planning to read from your hard drive. You can always change your settings back to keep fewer or more messages later on fewer messages means Offline Gmail runs faster.