Downloads all unique files from Gmail attachments
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  • patch-10 and up will likely only work with Python 3 due to minor differences in the imaplib and email modules.

Gmail-Attachment-Downloader

Downloads all unique files from Gmail attachments.

gmail_downer.py is hosted at Github https://github.com/mjseeley/Gmail-Attachment-Downloader/

Use:

  1. Script needs to be run via console not in an IDE, getpass.getpass() will fail otherwise.
  2. Make sure you have IMAP enabled in your GMail settings.
  3. If you are using 2 step verification you may need an APP Password.
  4. Reference information for GMail IMAP extension can be found here.