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General Gmail Program Widget

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by slumpey, May 4, 2010.

  1. slumpey

    slumpey Well-Known Member
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    I put the program widget on the homescreen that say Gmail, but home come it wont display a 1,2,3,etc on it when there are new messages. The program widget that is called Mail does it. Is there a setting that needs to be turned on.
     

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  2. cb85215

    cb85215 Active Member
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    Stock Gmail goes not do this. You need to add a widget from the marketplace.
    I use this one: Gmail Unread Count - Android app on AppBrain
     
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  3. Vaetix

    Vaetix Well-Known Member
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    I think the default Gmail widget is intended to but is bugged. 80% of the time, it doesn't display a new mail counter. But randomly I'll unlock the phone and have a #. Go figure.
     

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