Accessing Google IMAP if its not enabled yet

This post is really aimed at anyone who uses GMail or Google Apps outside of the states or does not have English(US) set up as their default language!Yes that right, if you are waiting for the IMAP settings on your Google mail account check your language settings now. This is something I remember reading about ages ago ... in short the Gmail team roll out new features for the US first and they use your language settings as a guide! Subsequently I've just enabled this on my apps account and it appeared instantly