IGetMail Automatically Downloads email and forwards your email to your Exchange Server or remote SMTP Server

How to Upgrade Your IGetMail Software to Version 5.0

Some current IGetMail users will be able to apply the upgrade to IGetMail version 5.0 at no charge.

If you have purchased a license of IGetMail after October 1, 2020 then you can upgrade to version 5.0 at no charge.

If you are running any version of IGetMail purchased before October 1, 2020, you will need to purchase an upgrade license at a discounted price in order to apply the upgrade. 

If you have purchased an IGetMail license key after October 1, 2020 - click here to read the upgrade instructions (Free upgrade)

If you have purchased an IGetMail license key before October 1, 2020 - click here to to read the upgrade instructions (Needs to purchase upgrade license)

Upgrading from an IGetMail license purchased after October 1, 2020

Note - You will not need to re-boot your system at any point during the upgrading process.   

  1. Download the new igmsetup.exe file to the computer that is currently running IGetMail.  Please note that the IGetMail Setup program automatically detects the presence of a prior version of IGetMail and will install the new version in the same directory as the old version resides.
  2. Double-click the igmsetup.exe file to begin the upgrade process.
  3. Now you see the opening screen to the Installation Wizard.  Press Next to proceed.

    The IGetMail Installation Wizard walks you through installling this POP3 email downloader on your Exchange Server.
     
  4. At the License Agreement screen, press I Agree and then press Next.

    IGetMail License Agreement Screen
     
  5. Review the Summary information.  If you would like to make any changes before IGetMail is updated on your computer, you can press the Back button.  If you would like IGetMail to start copying its program files now, press Next.

    The IGetMail Summary dialog allows you to review installation information before software is copied to your computer.

     
  6. IGetMail shows you a progress bar while installing its program files to your computer.  When all of the files have been copied to your computer, you will be able to press the Next button.

    The IGetMail installation progress bar.
     
  7. Now you see the IGetMail Administrator program.  The information in the Accounts Panel should be exactly what you had before upgrading.

    The IGetMail Accounts Panel - Watch your POP email download in real-time!

 

Upgrading from IGetMail with a license purchased before October 1, 2020

You will need to purchase an upgrade license key in order to use the new IGetMail version. 

Please visit this webpage to go to the IGetMail upgrade order form.  Once you receive your upgrade license key via separate email, you will be ready to follow the steps below.  The upgrade key will replace your existing IGetMail license key and you will need to enter the upgrade key into the IGetMail Setup program. 

Note - You will not need to re-boot your system at any point during the upgrading process.

  1. Download the new igmsetup.exe file to the computer that is currently running IGetMail.  Please note that the IGetMail Setup program automatically detects the presence of a prior version of IGetMail and will install the new version in the same directory as the old version resides.
  2. Double-click the igmsetup.exe file to begin the upgrade process.
  3. Now you see the opening screen to the Installation Wizard.  Press Next to proceed.

    The IGetMail Installation Wizard walks you through installling this POP3 email downloader on your Exchange Server.
     
  4. At the License Agreement screen, press I Agree and then press Next.

    IGetMail License Agreement Screen
     
  5. Review the Summary information.  If you would like to make any changes before IGetMail is updated on your computer, you can press the Back button.  If you would like IGetMail to start copying its program files now, press Next.

    The IGetMail Summary dialog allows you to review installation information before software is copied to your computer.
     
  6. The setup program will detect whether your existing license key was purchased before October 1, 2020.  Then the setup program will display a dialog box where you can now enter the upgrade license key.  If you have not already purchased your upgrade license key, then do so now by going to the purchase tab at the top of this page and then fill out the order form to purchase an IGetMail upgrade.  Once you have your upgrade key, you will enter it now.
     
  7. IGetMail shows you a progress bar while installing its program files to your computer.  When all of the files have been copied to your computer, you will be able to press the Next button.

    The IGetMail installation progress bar.
     
  8. Now you see the IGetMail Administrator program.  The information in the Accounts Panel should be exactly what you had before upgrading.

    The IGetMail Accounts Panel - Watch your POP email download in real-time!

 

Everyday, thousands of corporations, non-profits, and Government agencies use IGetMail software to download their email from remote Servers!  You can too!

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