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I would like to mark messages as "important" in the iPad mail app via my gmail account. The app can move messages to a new folder, so I can put them in Gmail's "starred" folder, but that moves it out of the current label. How can I "star" messages on the iPads email app?

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Since the release of iOS 5, it it possible to flag messages using the "Mark" dropdown menu.

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Im using iOS 6.1 and still only have "Mark as unread". 😭 – alex gray Feb 7 '13 at 23:18

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