Official Gmail blog just announced that they have released a gadget that will enable you to access Gmail in your desktop!
I know many of you (including myself) was actually waiting for this feature to come along and its finally here!
How to Get Gmail Desktop
Step 1: First you will need to get Google Desktop
Step 2: Head over here, and download + Install the Gmail Desktop gadget. (Screen shot below)
Step 3: Done!
Gmail Blog Writes:
…… it covers the basics such as reading, searching, and sending messages. You can star messages, use the same keyboard shortcuts, and we didn’t forget about contact auto-complete. It doesn’t take up much space in your sidebar or desktop, and you can also resize it to show as few or as many messages as you’d like.
With Gmail Desktop gadget you can keep more than once instance of your Gmail open at the sme time. So if you have two gmail address (for personal & work), now you can stay logged into both simultaneously.
Tip: You can bring up the gadgets in instantly by pressing the shift key twice!
So Try out Gmail Desktop Gadget now!