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Programatically change subject line and forward mail - Google Apps

Gmail groups email with the same subject line into a conversation view (threaded). I've never had an issue with this functionality until I began using an online fax service (myfax). I can't label / ...
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How can I sort of messages received as a thread in Gmail?

How can I sort messages datewise that I have received as a thread from a sender in Gmail. A sender has forwarded me some messages as a thread that are not in chronological order. I would like to see ...
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Put together several messages into one conversation in Gmail

I think Gmail is the first webmail provider that features the Conversation -- having only one mailbox entry for messages in the same thread. Neat. However, a downside to this is that when you edit ...
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How can I turn off Gmail's threaded conversation view?

I mean, threaded conversations is useful, but sometimes I want to view messages the way e-mail clients traditionally did, with each message its own entity. How can I do that without using an external ...
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Is it possible to disable Gmail conversation threading from a URL parameter?

I have a search that I use to quickly delete some regular messages that I receive from a monitoring system, but some of them I want to keep. Because the subjects are all the same they all appear ...
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Can I merge two conversation threads in Gmail?

I really like that gmail keeps related email messages in one "thread" for easy access. But sometimes an email message gets left out. (I suspect the senders email client is misbehaving.) Is there a ...
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EU Gmail substitute [closed]

I want a web-based e-mail service which displays e-mails sorted by conversation; can import e-mails from POP3 accounts; can send e-mails from other accounts (either by faking the From header or by ...
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Can Gmail recognise threads/conversations with non-English reply prefixes?

In Gmail, when I receive a reply to a message with Subject: X, and the reply has Subject: Re: X, it correctly recognises it as a reply and sorts the message in the same thread/conversation. However, ...
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How do you deal with a stacked message separately in Gmail

In Gmail, when I get a second (or more) message in from the same sender, they stack. Some of these I want to keep one message, and archive the others. Also I need to label them differently ...
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Why doesn't the Gmail “mute” button show up for me?

In Gmail, there's a nice feature where you can "mute" a thread so that new replies on it no longer get marked as new, so that you aren't bothered by them any more. (Supposedly. I've never actually ...
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Manually setting “in-reply-to” mail header with gmail

I'm using the gmail web interface, and I've happened to read an online mailing list archive. I want to reply to a specific message of a user, and I already know its message-id. To make my reply be ...
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Shortcut key to delete single mail in a thread in Gmail

When I send mail to all contacts in my list ( thats a huge number), I get a lot of failure notices that fills my thread. But I don't want to delete my actual sent email and the one I forwarded which ...
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Gmail forwarding and thread merging

In this question about merging threads in Gmail I was given this advice: forward an orphaned email to yourself as a response to the thread you want it to be a part of, then delete the original ...
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How does Gmail decide to thread email messages?

Sometimes I'll notice false positives (includes an email that isn't part of the thread) and false negatives (misses an email that should have been part of the thread). How does Gmail decide which ...