Questions about the use or functioning of any and all web-based email such as Gmail, Outlook.com, Yahoo Mail, etc.

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Importing to Gmail, no “Accounts and Import” tab

I have an email account that I would like to import all archived message from into Gmail. The Gmail help page on this topic says that this is done under the "Accounts and Import" tab in the settings. ...
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Got the strangest spam message that go through the gmail filter

I use Gmail and find it's very rare to get a spam message through. However I find when I do get a spam message, sometimes the to address is not even my email address: from Sloane Crawford ...
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Assign alias email domain names in Gmail

At my university, the email addresses name@newcastle.ac.uk name@ncl.ac.uk are the same. This makes things a bit messy in Gmail, since the contacts now have two email addresses, and when searching ...
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Web service that verifies email availability/uptime?

I am working on a new service offering that would check a company's email service every 5 minutes or so by sending an email to an address ie. emailautoreply@abcco.com to make sure it is sending and ...
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How did my email get hacked? What to do next?

I use Hotmail. My password was strong (upper/lower case letters, digits, and special characters. No dictionary words. It was only 8 characters, maybe that was the problem? I only use this password ...
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anonymous links in email?

I've received a spam claimed to be sent from one of my friends' email (well I'm sure he didn't send it). What exactly would be the implications of clicking the link? What's the worse that could ...
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Re-Associate YouTube Account

My YouTube account, which I use actively (both for watching and posting videos), is currently associated with my old AOL address. When I sign in to YouTube, that's what I use in the "username" field. ...
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Is there a way to reject unwanted messages in Gmail?

Somebody mentioned to me a long time ago that this is a feature in Outlook, but I never needed it so I'm not even sure what it's called. I've been getting more and more mis-directed email lately, ...
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Receive mail into Gmail from custom domain Google Apps

I have a regular gmail account and a custom domain'd gmail account. I want to use Gmail's "Check mail using POP3" function to retrieve the latter into my regular user@gmail.com but I cant get past ...
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Does Gmail support return receipt?

Does Gmail support return receipt of an email ?
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Receive e-Mail when Stock Price reaches 52-week low?

I have a list of about 100 stocks. I would like to be emailed when any one of these stocks reaches a 52 week low. I can do basic programming in PHP etc., but is there a simpler way? Does Yahoo ...
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Gmail bypass sending limit?

There seems to be a limit of 25 MB whenever I want to send files through gmail. Is there a way to remove (or bypass) this limit?
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automatically filing emails in gmail

In Gmail, i can select an email and "Move to ASD". but i want to be able to do this automatically for new emails (that match a certain criteria). have anyone tried it before? Edit: btw i would want ...
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How can I get a confirmation email when the other party has received and when they have read my email?

I want to know how can I get a confirmation email when the other party has received and when they have read my email ? I use Roundcube as email reader/sender.
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How to mark all unread email as read on Hotmail

I have around 2K email as unread in Hotmail. How can I mark all of then as read in one go?
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Online email service for POP accounts [closed]

is there an online service, where I can enter my email account to see all emails. Same like Outlook but online, you know?
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Service to monitor pages for changes [closed]

I'm looking for a service that will monitor a page, e.g. an classified site on a regular interval (around 1h) and email me the changes on that page.
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Forward Email as RSS

I'm receiving a weekly google alert to my gmail account which I would like to post as an RSS feed, so people can subscribe to this same alert as a weekly update. Anyone know where I can forward this ...
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Free email portal with forwarding feature [closed]

I'm looking for a free email portal that supports forwarding my mail to my main email for free. What are some good solutions? Gmail doesn't work because all the memorable email addresses under 10 ...
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Organisation-wide Email Addresses in Google Apps

I'm just setting up Google Apps for my non-profit domain. I'd like to be able to have addresses such as info@mydomain.com and admin@mydomain.com forwarded to certain apps users. I can do this using ...
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Personal Gmail Statistics

I want to view my personal Gmail statistics. How many emails I am sending or receiving in avg. in one day/month/week? How many emails I am sending to a specific contact?
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Hosted email provider similar to Gmail

I am using Google's hosted email for my business right now. I like the gmail/web interface but I need to create some account aliases, auto-responders, etc. It is also $50/yr per account which I ...
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A web application to receive feedback

I have set up a website and want people to post feedback on changes they would like to see. I'm looking for an app they could either send email to and it displays them for me to read and comment on or ...
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Email is not secure, but what about Gmail using HTTPS, and if sending to myself?

I sometimes send myself some notes using Gmail, but I think if it is regular email, anybody on the Internet backbone or routing place can read your email, so it is not private... But Gmail uses ...
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E-mail user services deletion account policy for inactive accounts? [closed]

Is there any deletion account policy for web based email services like Yahoo, MSN or Gmail? For example if you don't access your account for a while will it be deleted?, will it be deactivated only? ...
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Create an “@msn.com” email address

I want to create an email account in MSN that be like something@msn.com. Is there any way to do that? I found only a way to create @live and @hotmail.com email.
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Why can't Hotmail (or other providers) tell the difference between spoof and real emails?

Why can't Hotmail tell the difference between spoof and real emails from a domain (such as blizzard.com)? I get swamped with phishing emails from "blizzard.com" so I put it on my blacklist but then I ...
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How can I correct Gmail timestamps after copying them over IMAP?

I have imported several thousand messages into my Gmail account over IMAP, but in the Gmail interface and the iPhone Mail application the date of every message has been changed to the date of the ...
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Synchronise two Gmail accounts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I merge 2 gmail accounts? I've have two Gmail accounts and have been manually copying everything over from one account to the other. Is there an automatic way to do ...
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How can I retrieve the e-mails from my shared folders in Dropbox?

I am using Dropbox to share lots of documents with my clients as I meet with them. It's also a great way to grab their email address. So I have been doing this for about a month now and wanted to ...
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How do I automatically remove previously sent emails from an email?

I don't know how to properly phrase this question (not a native english speaker) so I guess I'd have to show it to you: I want to remove the red-shaded part of the picture above. It's really ...
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How can I get GMail to make the default address I'm sending an email from be the same as the To address in a reply?

I have two email addresses that I use with GMail, let's call them personal@gmail.com and me@mycompany.com, the latter is integrated with SMTP and POP. When I want to send an email I can choose which ...
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I could not log into Yahoo email for the past three days! [closed]

I can't get into Yahoo email and keep getting the same crap from Yahoo support: an engineering problem on the East Coast that should be fixed in 2-6 hours. Meanwhile, three days have passed! The ...
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Send Facebook notifications for pages I administer to an email address other than my primary one

Is it possible to set up Facebook to send notifications for pages where I am the admin to an email address that isn't my primary one? I'm in the process of setting up a Facebook page for our company ...
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How to block Microsoft spam email on Hotmail

I am using live.com email. That is also Hotmail. Microsoft always send me a bunch of advertisement mail which is annoying. How can I block it?
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How do I figure out why people aren't getting my emails from Gmail?

I use Gmail for all my email, and most of the domains I own are verified by Google and I can send mail through them (using smtp.google.com). This mostly seems to work, but there are a few people who ...
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Sending an Outlook invite from Gmail

Someone asked me to send them an Outlook invite. I'm not on Outlook and don't want to set up an email account just to send them an invite. Is there a way to send an Outlook invite from Gmail?
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Gmail - POP is enabled from 2006, want to have it marked enabled from 2005

I have been using Gmail since mid 2005 and didn't realize that I had to activate POP manually. So my POP access is enabled only from 2006 November. With the recent outages, I want to backup using POP ...
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Automatically sending files to your Dropbox Account via email

Is it possible to, say, email files via attachment to your Dropbox account? As opposed to manually placing the file on the Dropbox folder on your computer?
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Monitoring all emails on a company domain?

We are using Google Apps for Business on a domain that we've bought (from elsewhere). Is it possible to set it up so that all emails received by any user on the site is also forwarded to a specified ...
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Send txt msg to webmail?

Is there an email provider that supports sending text messages to a phone # and will send you an email from it? Does it also support (image) attachments (say i see a funny ad on the subway, can i take ...
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Problem in sending message using multiple addresses in gmail

I've created an application that's using multiple gmail's account to send email. But instead of displaying actual sender of the email in 'from' header, I want another gmail mail address on that ...
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Does my name get sent along with my email?

I'm using Gmail. Are recipients of my emails also given my full name? In my own inbox, I see some people as John Smith but others as username@domain.com. I am aware that if I explicitly change ...
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Is there a way to print my e-mails in a book? [closed]

Is there someone who knows if there's something available online where I can print parts of my e-mail inbox? I've been trying to make the selection by hand, but I just don't have the time to make a ...
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Routing my mail server through Google Spam filters

I've been told in the past that Google had a free spam filter service. The service would allow me to point my MX records to Google, then they would forward all cleaned mail to my server. Is this ...
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Deep web search engines for emails?

Are there any other deep web search engines for email address other than spokeo and pipl?
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Schedule an email to send at a specific date [closed]

How do you set up a service to schedule email sending? I want to send a mail on a specific date and I have tried Gmail, Yahoo! and Zimbra. I didn't find any options to send an email automatically ...
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Using my domain name and gmail

I have a domain name that I bought from Godaddy. Is it possible for me to start an e-mail address under this domain and use gmail for retrieving and composing mails without purchasing anything extra ? ...
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Mute Facebook comment threads after clicking Like

When I Like or comment on a Facebook entry, I get notified on every single comment for the rest of the thread. Sometimes I want that, and sometimes I don't. I know I can opt out of these ...
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How to export mail from Squirrel Mail?

Is there some magical undocumented way to export mail from Squirrel Mail? I'd like to move some of my friends (who are using my providers mail-hosting services) over to Gmail but I'm clueless as to ...