The E-mail widget is online widget in the Nokia N97. This widget gives you updates on your configured e-mail accounts. The e-mail accounts configured in your messages folder show up here with updates of mails received. You can choose to show details or just show how many new mails you have received, this depends on whether or not you have set Auto-Retrieval of mails ON/OFF. A good widget for those who wish to access their mails while on the move.