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Run Thunderbird online in real-time from more computers [migrated]

We are in love with Thunderbird and its addons, and we want to use it as a collaboration tool. For example, if I add a note to an e-mail with Xnote, everyone else sees it immediately. I tried to ...
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How to declutter long email threads [on hold]

I often end up needing to read long email threads which get quite cluttered because of reasons such as different people using different mail-clients, signatures and additional > and | put in by ...
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Create filter on Gmail for BCC to myself [duplicate]

I run a startup and we send quite a lot of emails. I've started to BCC these emails that my software sends to myself as an alias. For example layke@example.com might be my main email and I'm now ...
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Selective IMAP emails to gmail. How?

I wish to select my new business emails (approx. fifteen) from my personal webmail account at BT Yahoo (with 9,000 emails) and transfer them to my new work gmail account without using forwarding. My ...
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Italicised text shown as * after an email roundtrip

I often send an email using Gmail to someone (say A) who does not use Gmail. Often, I use Gmail's formatting buttons to make some text italicised. Often A's reply includes parts of my message. In ...
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Automatically print every email message from a certain sender in Gmail

I would like to be able to set up Gmail, so that it prints an email, as soon as the email registers in the account inbox. Is there any simple way to do this with gmail? I am interested in printing ...
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How to report scam Gmail acount?

A Yahoo account was hacked, Lets assume it was called example@yahoo.com and that the victim also have another email example@gmail.com. The guy who hacked Yahoo email id stole the contact list, and ...
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Using Gmail web interface email client for 3rd party mailboxes?

This Google guide talks about configuring ones Gmail (e.g. me@gmail.com) to fetch emails from another mail service (e.g. me@myorganization.com) via POP3 into as well as being able to send emails as ...
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Would deleting messages from Facebook also delete them from my email?

If I delete messages from Facebook will it automatically delete from my email? Or do I have to delete both?
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Free email service provider for my own domain [closed]

I have my own domain for which I want to have an email for free. Previously google used to have a free support for custom domain, but not anymore. What are other options? Yandex.com - I personally ...
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550 error when trying to set up Gmail to send mail as Hotmail

I'm trying to configure my Gmail account so that I can use it to send mail as my Microsoft address (let's say it's example@hotmail.com), but I'm getting a weird error. I've already gone into Gmail's ...
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How do you stop these emails from Meetup.com?

I'm getting this emails from Meetup.com: Please do not reply to this message You asked that we send you a summary of Meetup message board activity. The following is a list of ...
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Why does it take so long to be removed from an email mailing list? [closed]

This question is not site specific, but--what happens behind the scenes which makes being removed from an email mailing list such a lengthy task? All websites which I've visited, if you wish to be ...
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Lottery questions [closed]

Someone has contacted me saying I won a 500,000 dollar lottery from gmail/Microsoft!! Is this true in any way?? They are telling me to contact a courier company that wants $350 to deliver it!
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Using an email adress with two different names in Gmail? (as two aliases) [duplicate]

I've setup GMail to use my own email address, like 'info@mycompany.com'. When using this address as from-address, sometimes I want it to prefix with my personal name, and sometimes my company name. ...
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Transfer email and contacts from msn to Gmail

Here's the context: I've been with msn.com for a while and have also had a google account for a while, though I never decided to set up my google account for gmail. I've finally decided to set up ...
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What are the IMAP folder called in a certain locale in Microsoft's Outlook 365 email account?

I want to find out what the special IMAP folder are called in a specific locale in order to set up my email client properly. By special folders I mean: Sent items Drafts Trash Is there a ...
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Easy way to receive Gmail inbox activity summary at a different email address?

I'm currently switching email providers. Is there an easy way to get a weekly summary at my new email of activity in my old Gmail inbox so I don't miss anything important during this transition ...
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Google Mail Filter

In our office we have automated emails that are being sent to all of our inboxes to confirm orders made and to confirm text messages sent out to our users. We want a filter that automatically mark ...
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AOL Email Attachment Not Showing

I'm working with a user who has an Outlook 2013 account in addition to an AOL account. They sent an email with a .pdf and .pptx attachment from their Outlook account to their AOL account. In the AOL ...
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Setting an account picture for “other” accounts when using the Gmail mobile app

Recently I've noticed that if you have a picture associated with your Google account, and you send an email using your Gmail account to someone using the Gmail mobile app. That picture will show on ...
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Yahoo Mail Cannot Send Mail

I'm using Yahoo Mail several years over the Web Interface. Now i can't send any mails to any address, it always says Message can't be send. I'm only using less than 1% of my storage, what is the ...
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Email-to-fax with + and = in Return-Path

I want to subscribe a fax number to a (private) Google Group mailing list, so each message sent to the list will arrive on the fax machine. I have tried several email-to-fax services include MaxEmail ...
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How to reply to a Twitter conversation via email?

Is there a solution that makes it possible to reply to a Twitter conversation using email? Ideally, I would like to directly respond to the email notifications as shown below:
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Any way to see mail sent by other user through shared address?

My wife and I have a "shared" email address, like thesmiths@example.com which we both use from Gmail when we both want to get replies or for signing up for certain websites. When an email is received ...
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Automatically change Gmail signature by recipient

Is there a way to automatically change/adjust the Gmail Signature by the Emails recipient? I'm thinking of adjustable rules or a plugin for the Gmail Webclient. For example: I'm preparing a mail for ...
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Download attachment in Gmail that's falsely identified as 'Virus found'?

I intentionally saved something very sensitive among a lengthy text file named xxxx.dll and saved as an attachment in my Gmail inbox as an email. Now that I needed it and tried to download it, Gmail ...
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What format are emails in cPanel when I look at the file structure over SFTP?

Over SFTP I viewed the data on my shared hosting, and if I go to /homedir/mail/... there's a bunch of folders for different email accounts, and some other folders that I don't understand. What ...
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On-page email header missing in Gmail

When I send emails from my email-server to Gmail it doesn't show the: First Last <email@domain1.com> It only shows: First Last It shows the email if I hover over it, but not on the page. ...
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How do I go about importing emails from my cPanel export into Gmail Apps for Work?

Long story short I'm moving my hosting to Digital Ocean from Namecheap, and I paid $15 to get a full export of the cPanel (no longer have access to the hosting account itself so the backup export was ...
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Mailchimp eMails don't arrive at strato.de addresses

Here is my problem: I want to use Mailchimp for sending a newsletter to a list of people's email addresses (I do have all the permissions). I set up the list correctly and sent out a test mail but it ...
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College is going to delete all email accounts. How to keep receiving emails with same address from places I cannot remember right now

My college is using Gmail. The format of my address is 'myname@student.college.edu' How can I keep receiving emails sent to this address? There is no way I will remember everyone I gave this email ...
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Old Gmail account cannot be accessed [duplicate]

Years ago, I created a Gmail account. I no longer have the user or password info, and my primary email account has changed. Can I recover this?
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Something fishy happening with my Yahoo mail account [closed]

Today, I'm not receiving any emails sent to my Yahoo mail account. The senders receive a MAILER-DAEMON failure notice telling them that the message couldn't be sent "to the following address". But ...
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Send an email if someone post a message into a Slack channel

We are using Slack as a team. However, there are also parties that are not part of our team but can participate via a mailing list. I want to set up a channel in Slack, say #mailinglist. Whenever ...
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Trello email-to-board doesn't work with GMail alias

Trello's email-to-board works fine with the direct email, but I've set up an a filter in GMail to forward mails to it, and it fails. There's no bounced email, but I don't see anything show up on ...
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How to import generic messages into Gmail as emails?

I have some messages that I'd like to import to Gmail. The messages were never emails but are conversations from another service. Right now I have them in a csv file with columns From,To,Date,Message ...
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SMTP File Size Limits

This might be a bit of a nooby question, but it's been on my mind for a while now. When sending a file through email on servers such as Gmail etc. They always impose a drastically low file size limit. ...
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Not receiving all emails sent to my Google Apps account (via gmail)

I use Google Apps for my business. I route emails from my gapps email address to my personal email account on gmail by way of setting the personal account to check and receive email from the gapps ...
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Some Yahoo mails in Thunderbird (IMAP) will be marked “not junk” immediately after marking them as “junk”

I have a standard Yahoo mail account set up with IMAP in Thunderbird (currently using version 38.1.0). I've been having this problem with earlier version of Thundbird too. It just didn't bother me ...
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An undeliverable email that I didn't know I was sending

When I forward an email to my contacts group, I get an undeliverable reply for an address that I didn't know I was forwarding it to. It is an address that is not known to me and not visible in the ...
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How do I email collaborators on a folder or Word document in the New Google Drive?

Google's newest version of Drive doesn't allow anymore to "email collaborators" except on files that are part of the Google Apps suite. Here's a use-case: I have a Word document I share with my ...
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Deleting my message in others' inbox [closed]

How can I delete a message I've sent to a friend? Can I delete at the same time in mine and in my friends inbox?
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Troubleshoot import to Gmail from Google Apps

I have a Google Apps (for education) email address for work. I am leaving the job, and want to import all of my emails into my personal, regular Gmail account. I attempted to use the tool called ...
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Import MBOX file to Gmail, but pass it through spam filter?

I have an MBOX file of an old email account that I wanted to merge into Gmail as an alias. However, this MBOX file has a bunch of spam emails in it that I want to basically verify and discard. If I ...
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Sent items not save in sent items folder in Outlook 365

I recently moved a client domain over to a new server and to make sure that their email was moved across smoothly I did the following: Created a new IMAP email account for them on office 365 Copied ...
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cant remember my password, only created the account to set up a phone [duplicate]

so my husband is NOT tech savvy and he never had an email. when he got a new phone over a year ago he had to set up a gmail account. and I did it for him. and since then he has used his phone but not ...
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Skip notifications on filtered messages

I'm trying out the Google Inbox service, and I'm not sure it can do what I want it to do. With regular Gmail, I have lots of message filters, bringing messages into "Later" tags, skipping the inbox, ...
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Does Gmail out-of-office/vacation responder replies to other addresses in cc?

I saw this question: Is there any way to make GMail (or a suitable alernative) automatically delete out-of-office replies from cc addresses? Where Thor84no was unhappy to receive out-of-office ...
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Disable automatic archiving of sent emails

When you send an email in gmail, it is archived in the Sent folder. Is there a way to disable this auto-archiving of sent email inside gmail? I.e. All sent emails should be auto-deleted. Does any of ...