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Airmail for Mac picks up Smart Folders, VIP contacts, and more

Airmail, the third-party email app for Mac, has received a lot of new features and improvements with version 3.0, and the app is now more in line with its counterpart for iPhone and iPad, adding Smart Folders, VIP contacts and notifications, and "send later" support for Gmail and Exchange accounts. Airmail will now also sync rules, VIP contacts, and Smart Folders over iCloud between iPhone, iPad, and Mac.

Here are the major new features that you'll find in Airmail for Mac 3.0:

  • Smart Folders
  • VIP Contacts
  • VIP notifications
  • Actions
  • Send Later (Gmail and Exchange)
  • Customizable Menu
  • Customizable Gestures
  • Customizable Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Customizable Folders
  • Calendar integration (apply to new permissions)
  • Fuzzy Label, Move to
  • Message Rendering Engine
  • Action Space Key to scroll
  • Action Unsubscribe
  • Rules Export/Import
  • iCloud sync for Rules, VIP Contacts and Smart Folders
  • Rules can Forward messages 
  • Integration Asana
  • Integration Trello
  • Gmail (Primary Inbox support)
  • Redesigned threads

Airmail 3.0 is a free update for existing users, and can be found now on the Mac App Store.

Joseph Keller is the former Editor in Chief of iMore. An Apple user for almost 20 years, he spends his time learning the ins and outs of iOS and macOS, always finding ways of getting the most out of his iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Mac.

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  • Several of the things listed here don't actually work in the shipped version. VIP Notifications and Action Unsubscribe, for example, don't exist in Airmail 3 for Mac at this time.