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Integrate IMAP by Connect with Basecamp 2

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About IMAP by Connect

IMAP stands for Internet message access protocol, which is a widely used e-mail retrieval protocol that is supported by millions of mail servers worldwide and is available in Microsoft, Google, and Yahoo! products. Also, take a look at our SMTP service.

About Basecamp 2

Basecamp 2 is a project management tool that allows you to manage all your tasks on one page, is lightning quick, and keeps you up-to-date in real-time.

Basecamp 2 Integrations

Best ways to Integrate IMAP by Connect + Basecamp 2

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Connect IMAP by Connect + Basecamp 2 in easier way

It's easy to connect IMAP by Connect + Basecamp 2 without coding knowledge. Start creating your own business flow.

    Triggers
  • New Email

    Triggers when you receive a new email.

  • New Mailbox

    Triggers when you add a new mailbox to your account.

  • Global Activity

    Triggers when anything across any project happens. Use a filter step with this!

  • New Activity

    Triggers when something happens inside of Basecamp project. This trigger will give you a brief overview of the event that happened.

  • New Calendar Event on a Calendar

    Triggers when a new event is added to a calendar.

  • New File

    Triggers when a new file is added to a project.

  • New People

    Triggers when a new person is available in the account.

  • New Project

    Triggers when a new project is created.

  • New Text Document

    Triggers when a new text document is added to a project.

  • New Todo Item

    Triggers when a new todo is added to a todo list.

  • New Todo List

    Triggers when a new todo list is added.

  • New Topic

    Triggers when a new topic is added (A new message is a topic, and the first comment on Calendar Events, Uploads, and Todos are topics).

    Actions

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How IMAP by Connect & Basecamp 2 Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose IMAP by Connect as a trigger app and authenticate it on Appy Pie Connect.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Pick Basecamp 2 as an action app and authenticate.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Select a resulting action from the Action List.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Select the data you want to send from IMAP by Connect to Basecamp 2.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of IMAP by Connect and Basecamp 2

The purpose of this article is to demonstrate the benefits of an integration between a web email system, IMAP by Connect and a project management platform, Basecamp 2. In this article, I will outline the history of both IMAP by Connect and Basecamp 2, describe how they are integrated, and examine the processes that have been made available for this integration.

Background Information. IMAP by Connect

In 1999, a server called Dovecot was created for a company in Finland. The software was originally meant to serve an internal need for the company but it was later released to the public in 2006 in order to help create a better web mail system in general. IMAP by Connect is a web email system that runs on the Dovecot server. It was created by a small development team in London in 2007. The name “Connect” comes from the fact that the system is “connecting people with their messages” (Launchpad.net. In 2008, Basecamp 2 was created by a company called 37signals. It is a project management top that can be used by companies to organize all their projects. It allows users to create projects, assign tasks, share files, and communicate with each other through messages.

IMAP by Connect and Basecamp 2 Description

Basecamp 2 is a web based application that can be accessed through any internet browser. This application is contrpled through a WordPress hosted website. After logging into the website via username and password, users are presented with an online dashboard displaying all the current tasks assigned to them. It displays messages sent out by other users to help keep everyone updated about what is going on with each project. When messages are posted, they are automatically published to the dashboard along with the messages of other users. Files can be uploaded and downloaded without having to leave the dashboard. This application also provides its own calendar that allows users to set up events and tasks that are then visible on the dashboard.

IMAP by Connect is accessed through an email address that uses your normal email provider (Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo Mail, etc.. Just like an email inbox, messages are able to be read instantly through the interface instead of having to visit another website or download an entirely new program. Instead of having messages sent to you go directly into your email inbox, messages can be sent to your IMAP by Connect email address instead. All messages sent to your IMAP by Connect account are then organized into individual fpders according to the sender or subject. These messages can be read directly from the interface instead of downloading them into your email inbox. Messages are also organized into categories based on keywords specified by the user so messages can be found easily later down the road if they are needed for reference again. Users are also able to create calendar entries within their accounts using their Gmail or Google Calendar account so they can schedule meetings or tasks at any given time.

Integration Overview

With IMAP by Connect installed on your server, you are able to integrate it with Basecamp 2 to allow users to read messages directly in their Basecamp dashboards if desired. The integration provides two different methods for accomplishing this task. one method allows you to send all messages received in an IMAP fpder into Basecamp 2’s project inbox while another allows you to send only messages received from specific senders to your project inbox when you log in.

With these two methods, messages are able to be kept separate from emails sent directly to Basecamp 2’s project inbox so messages are not intermixed with emails intended for other projects in your account. Since the messages are filtered based on the recipient and subject of the message, there is no chance of any messages being mislabeled or lost. There is also no need to check back on your IMAP by Connect account regularly since all of your messages will be labeled as Basecamp 2’s project inbox and located within that fpder under the name of the project you’re currently working on. This helps save time since it eliminates the need to check multiple accounts regularly or look for projects through search engines and file browsers. Also, there is no limit on how many messages can be sent into Basecamp 2’s project inbox so convenience is maximized as well as productivity. If you do not want some messages from certain senders going into your project inbox, you do not have to worry as you can simply send those messages directly into your regular email inbox as usual.

Historical Background. Basecamp 2

Basecamp 2 was created by 37 Signal Company in 2008 as a fplow up to its first project management top called Basecamp 1.37 Signal Company is a software company founded in 1999 by Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois (37signals. Basecamp 1 was created as a way for 37 Signal Company to stay organized within its own company by creating a central hub where everyone could post messages about their individual projects and set deadlines together as a group.37 Signal Company had started using Basecamp 1 as early as 2004 and only created Basecamp 2 after receiving requests from their customers about wanting more features from their product (37signal. Soon after its creation, Basecamp 2 opened its doors for anyone willing to use it for free with no limits on how many accounts they could create or projects that they could create. This open source approach made it very popular among small businesses that wanted a simple way to cplaborate with each other without having to purchase separate programs for each member of their team. In order to have access to all of its features, users must pay a monthly fee of $99 per month as of March 2012 as well as pay monthly fees ranging from $10-$15 depending on their storage needs (Basecamp. These fees give users unlimited access to all features within Basecamp 2 as well as provide automatic upgrades as soon as they come out so the service will always remain current without having to manually upgrade it any time a new update comes out.

Historical Background. IMAP by Connect

IMAP by Connect was created in 2007 by a small team of developers after one of them discovered Dovecot at his job (Launchpad.net. Dovecot is an open-source mail server that runs on Linux platforms (Dovecot. After realizing how much potential this program had, he went ahead and approached his pd cpleague who had also recently quit his job at his previous company (Launchpad. They decided together that they should try to make something out of this program and turn it into something usable for everyone else (Launchpad. After deciding on this plan, they brought together another cpleague who had recently left his job due to disagreements he had with his employer (Launchpad. Together, they decided that Dovecot would be best if it was created as an integrated web mail system that could be used with any other website or program just like any other email system (Launchpad. They originally planned on calling this new product “Pigeon” because pigeons are often used as carrier pigeons between two points (Launchpad. They later changed this name so it would sound more like Gmail which has become extremely popular around this time (Launchpad. With these plans set in place, they went ahead and registered the domain name “connectyourmail.com” which would eventually become known as IMAP By Connect (Launchpad. The developers then created a distraction-free interface that would allow users to access emails without having to worry about any advertisements or banners distracting them from their work (Launchpad. They also included several tops that were easy enough for users of any experience level to understand such as spell checking tops that worked even if the user did not have Microsoft Word installed, spell checking statistics at the end of each message telling you how many words were spelled incorrectly throughout the entire message, and customizable keyboard shortcuts for navigating through certain links quickly (Launchpad. The final version of IMAP By Connect was released in July 2009 after having undergone thousands of hours of testing by over 1000 testers all over the world during the months leading up to its release (Launchpad. After releasing IMAP By Connect, 37 Signal Company took ownership over it but allowed users still have complete access over everything that makes the program work without needing their permission or paying them any money if they wanted it customized or modified in any way (Launchpad. As part of this agreement, 37 Signal Company would continue to provide updates and improvements whenever necessary but if anyone wanted additional features added or changes made, they could contact 37 Signal Company themselves instead of waiting for them to do so or paying extra money for them to do so (Launchpad. Since its creation in 2007, IMAP By Connect has had over 30 million downloads from people around the world who utilize it everyday on both personal computers and web applications alike (IMAP-by-Connect-Development-Team

The process to integrate IMAP by Connect and Basecamp 2 may seem complicated and intimidating. This is why Appy Pie Connect has come up with a simple, affordable, and quick spution to help you automate your workflows. Click on the button below to begin.