8 Ways to Access Gmail When Down
It’s not a usual sight that you see Gmail down and giving a 502 (temporary) error. But what if it does for unknown reasons and that also when you replying to an urgent email?
Google OS blog have come u with an interesting list of URLs from where you can access Gmail when it’s down. One of them might just work during outages at the Gmail datacenters.
Safe mode – http://mail.google.com/mail/?labs=0
Secure mode – https://mail.google.com/
Older version – http://mail.google.com/mail/?ui=1
Basic mode – http://mail.google.com/mail/?ui=html
iPhone mode – http://mail.google.com/mail/x/gdlakb-/gp/
iGoogle gadget – http://www.google.com/ig/gmailmax
“No browser checking” mode – http://mail.google.com/mail?nocheckbrowser