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I use Google priority inbox so I've a Starred section, Important, and Everything else as separate sections on the web gmail.

Now, I just set up my "Mail" on Mac OS X (using IMAP) but Mail will just show 1 inbox, is there a way to prioritize the mails like the web version of gmail.

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The folders in Gmail are not really folders when accessed in most IMAP clients. They are not "children" of the main inbox. In Mail, you should see a Gmail section on the left well below the Inbox, Sent, Trash, Jun, Reminders, Smart Mailboxes, and On My Mac.

There you should see the full hierarchy of the folders that exist in the Gmail web interface.

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You can see them in the Gmail section on the left sidebar. To show the left sidebar, click the "Show" button on the top left.

Gmail folders in mail

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