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Old August 3rd, 2011, 06:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default unread email widget?

Anyone know a free widget that will display a count of unread emails 1x1? The Evo's stock email widget did this and I got used to seeing how many emails I had without taking up a lot of real estate on the home screen. Preferably one that will work with exchange email, too.

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I know Launcher Pro has that feature...not sure about a standalone app tho
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You can do that for gmail thru launcher pro but apparently the android SDK doesn't allow developers to create widgets that can access that info for non-gmail accounts. HTC apparently has created their own email app which is why their widgets work.

Here's another thread about this issue on another device's forum:
http://androidforums.com/samsung-galaxy-s2/376756-unread-emails-number-shortcuts.html
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Old August 3rd, 2011, 09:11 PM   #4 (permalink)
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there was one free but it was discountinued just a few days ago and does not work

Gmail Unread Count OLD for Android | AppBrain.com

https://market.android.com/details?id=se.alexanderblom.gmailunreadcount2
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