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Lot of spam to deactivated email address

I used to have an email address from an educational institution that just got deactivated. However, they still forward their email to my other Gmail email address for a month (this is the main, ...
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Pertaining to origination of IP address

If an email sent from either France and Canada and yet, the IP shows Washington State & California. Using email addresses from @live.com and @yahoo.com. Does this mean that they originated from ...
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Should changes be made to the e-mail client or actual e-mail account itself?

Sometimes I'm unsure if I should change Outlook or the gmail settings. For example, I noticed both gmail and Outlook asked me for my real name. Why is this and what happens if they are different? If ...
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Gmail spam filter, is there a daily quota for it? And how do I make it less aggressive?

My question is based on the experience in the last few days and the various tests I have done. I observed that if I do not read and simply delete some email which I had automatically put under some ...
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Send an email from Gmail when 3 in a row start with the same set of characters

One of the sites I manage has an email address which gets mailed by the server whenever an error happens (e.g. an uncaught exception). Usually there's a slow trickle of these (maybe one or two a ...
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Remove contact from Gmail

After I have removed and blocked a particular contact from my contact & chat list, when I search with the contact's name in the search option of my Gmail account, it still throws up the contact's ...
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Remove Gmail “send mail as” for former employee (new problem)

So, I basically have the same issue as the earlier posting (Remove Gmail “send mail as” for former employee), but the previous solution will not work for me since the emails were already being ...
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Add existing gmail account to an existing google account

I have created a google account using a microsoft email, hotmail in particular. Let's say that this account is google_account@hotmail.com. I also have a separate gmail account, let's say it's ...
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Add another accout in Gmail interface

Q: what's the work around way to use gmail interface with email handle by MS exchange server? The company I worked for use MS exchange server for the emails, but my workstation is iMac and they ...
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Inbox only showing chat logs

Overnight, without my doing anything, my Gmail inbox suddenly only shows chat logs, not my regular incoming mail anymore. The only way I can see my mail is to click "All Mail" and then as soon as I ...
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Convert an email ID into mailing list

I have an email ID for "Support" which is wide spread. I would now like to convert the same email ID into a mailing list so that a set of people would act as operators and start serving the support ...
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Gmail email filtering

I have the following problem. Basicaly, I have several email accounts - one for my uni, one for my job, a personal one etc. I primarly use Gmail, so I have all my emails redirected to this single ...
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How can I mark all mails as read in a subbox

In order to view the question timely, I subscribe some tags on SE, and create a label(subbox) in my gmail named as stackoverflow. I got lots of unread mails day after day. now I want to mark all ...
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Gmail - How to know if sender requested receipt?

You can see whether a person has read your email by requesting a receipt. However, as the recipient of the mail, is there any way to tell whether the sender has requested a receipt or not? This ...
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Email when Taking a Topic using Google Groups Collaborative Inbox

We use Google Groups Collaborative Inbox and would like it to email a member when they take a topic (when they assign it to themselves). At present it only emails when someone else assigns a topic to ...
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Can't receive mails on yahoo

the Yahoo mail got hacked, he managed to reset the password and got it back. Since then, he can no longer receive mails, he gave me his password, I'm logged in trying to fix it. He's using the free ...
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How to transfer contacts from Yahoo to Gmail?

How do I transfer all my contact addresses from Yahoo mail to Gmail? I have checked gmail and can't find a contact or address directory for my contacts.
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Recover Gmail address [duplicate]

I have a Gmail email address but have forgotten it? How can I find out what it was?
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Online or email heads or tails coin flip for two people

In the case that two people agree that they would accept the result of a coin flip to resolve some dispute. Is there a virtual heads or tails flip of a coin system that could be done online by two ...
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Adding a new tab in Gmail

Today when I logged in to Gmail there were many tabs like Primary, Social, Promotions, and Updates. Indeed I quickly googled to find that's the new tabbed layout. All is well. But, I wonder is it ...
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How Do I Consolidate Accounts on OneDrive

When I signed up for Office365 and OneDrive, I had a GMail account: quanticle@gmail.com. So when I signed up, I used that for my log-in credentials. However, in the meantime, I've acquired my own ...
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Buy a domain name (without hosting) and host emails on a different provider [migrated]

I bought a domain name on a registrar's website for a cheap price but it didn't include hosting. Now I realized I'd like to have emails sent to me@mydomain.com. My friend has a hosting account and he ...
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Can I still write messages from @googlemail.com?

Some while back, Google changed all the user's email addresses to something like nickname@gmail.com (before that, for some users, it was nickname@googlemail.com). I can still receive messages to the ...
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Gmail action buttons

Recently, Gmail started showing "action" buttons next to emails that have links to trigger actions on certain third-party sites. For instance: At first, I only noticed it with emails from Amazon, ...
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How do I migrate from Microsoft Exchange to cPanel?

Is there a good way to migrate e-mails and directories from Microsoft Exchange to a cPanel email account? I have Horde, Roundcube, and SquirrelMail installed by default.
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How do I adapt Mailchimp for Listserv functionality?

I'm not sure if this is possible, but I currently run a listserv (listservs?) on my Dreamhost VPS for a client. There are 4 different forwarding addresses, and about 160 delivery recipients in total. ...
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Can I create a post in a Google+ Community direct from Gmail?

In migrating an organisation from Yahoo Groups to a Google+ Community, we're finding that one of the features that users miss the most is the ability to start a new thread from an email sent to a ...
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check mail keyboard shortcut for Gmail

Is there a keyboard shortcut to check for new mail in Gmail? (Question inspired because I frequently: get a notification from my phone and recognize the sound as a new email on the Gmail app and many ...
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getting my primary alias back

I went into outlook to make sure my email account V*AW@hotmail.com was up as primary alias because I was getting no mail. A few weeks ago I added another alias B*@gmail.com. and accidentally put it as ...
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Facebook — can't find how to stop email notifications

I'm receiving a bunch of group activity notifications from Facebook in a corporate account, and when I click at the "Edit mail settings" link at the bottom, I get this screen: As you can see, ...
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Recovering a saved email in Gmail

A person with low computer skills was writing a message in Gmail (web interface). You know how as you type it automatically saves the message and the word "saved" appears at the bottom, she clicked ...
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stop outlook.com automatically marking emails as read when clicked

How do I stop outlook.com marking emails as read when I click off them? You can change this setting in the Outlook desktop applications but not in outlook.com
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Sending email from gmail appears in outlook.com inbox

I recently added a gmail account to my outlook.com account. Now I have tried to remove it unsuccessfully and whenever I send an email from gmail it is showing up in the inbox for my outlook.com ...
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How can I personalize HTML emails using Mail Merge and google spreadsheets?

I'm attempting to personalize an email that uses HTML coding. Basically, I've made an HTML template that I want to have say the name of a person within the HTML code as well as the subject line of the ...
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Use Domain from Google Mail for Business

A friend started to use "Google Apps for Business" (Mail) where he has to pay for it. He also registered through Google a Domain with his name (office@namename.com) When he now enters the domain ...
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Gmail puts copy of emails I send in Inbox

Recently, my Gmail started putting a copy of every email I send in my Inbox. How can I stop this?
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Creating email price alerts for online products with Google Spreadsheets?

I'm trying to figure out a way to get an email or text notification when an item's price drops below a certain point. I've tried using ImportHTML and ImportXML with Google Spreadsheets but can't seem ...
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In modern email apps, how to automatically include the recipient's name in the text?

For example, I have contacts "John Smith" and "Marry Jones". When I send email to them at the same time, I want to have unique greeting words for different people. For example, "Dear John, " then is ...
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Can email from web-based email service be tracked to my location?

I'm planning to send an email to someone and I have reasons to not want him to be able to find my location. If I send an email, let's say: from my Hotmail to his Gmail or AOL account, will he be ...
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Can I receive a notification when a GMail account has not received an email for a given amount of time?

I have a GMail account whose main purpose is to receive updates from an instrument deployed in a remote location. The updates are received 6-8 times a day, and they are normally "All is well", and I ...
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Keeping mails working and move some of them to google apps

I registered today on google apps as a reseller, cause I'm intending to resell there apps to my clients. Google force resellers to use the keyword 'reseller' as a subdomain; so, I used ...
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Can I send an email that will reach a Twitter account?

There is a new restaurant across town I want to make a reservation at, but they only have a Twitter account (no email or phone number listed). I don't use Twitter and don't want to make an account ...
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Stop receiving ANY emails from Facebook

I have searched through the options and settings (and searched for "Facebook email" questions on this site) to no avail. What I want is very simple: I do not want Facebook to ever send me an email ...
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Exporting email from Horde

I am trying to exporting my email from Horde, but it never asks me where it should download the file to, it only shows that it will be in the form of a .MBOX file. So where can I find the file?
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Receive and send Facebook emails from an iPad

How do I log into Facebook email so that I can download and send from an iPad? I want to be able to receive and send using my Facebook account. If my Facebook email address is example@facebook.com ...
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How long does nuget.org usually take to notify package owners of a change?

I've recently participated in a package owner change attempt on nuget.org. We're not sure whether the attempt succeeded or not - the attempted new package owner did not receive an email asking them to ...
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Restrict Google Apps / Office 365 access from home

I am looking to move my small business off of POP email to something hosted. I have looked at Google Apps for Business and Office 365 but one crucial roadblock remains unanswered: How can I restrict ...
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How can I recover my Yahoo email?

I have had an email address for a long time but have not used for a while. I want to sign into Yahoo now, but it asks me a security question. I have forgotten the answer to this security question. I ...
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Sort Gmail messages by how long people have been waiting for a reply

I am trying to help someone break the habit of delaying too long in replying to emails. For a select group of email senders in Gmail, I'd like to set up some way of seeing how long it has been since ...
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Gmail: Downloading unlabeled messages?

I would like to backup all messages without a label from Gmail. Those messages are basically all personal archived messages. I don't want the thousands of messages that are labeled for the various ...