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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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How do I avoid the <img src> attribute being stripped by GMail?

In the body of an HTML e-mail I send <img style="display:block" alt="Revel Resorts | AC NJ" src="http://revel.mydelphic.com/sites/all/themes/revel/images/r_01.jpg" border="0" height="128" ...
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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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Yahoo approving spam SPF to be sent from another email server

I have a friend with a Yahoo mail account. She noticed that friends are receiving emails from her that contain spam links. I looked at the header for the email and it's clear that the emails didn't ...
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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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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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Is it possible to use Trello with incoming email integration?

It would be nice to have a mail address where you send a message and is automagically added to a trello list on a specified board. This means it could be used for some sort of issue tracking. Is it ...
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How can I upload images to Google+ via email?

Is it possible to upload an image to my Google+ profile via email? All other social services seems to have this feature available, but I can't find it on Google+.
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How to Get Email Addresses of Feedburner Subscribers

I setup Feedburner on my Wordpress blogs. I want to retrieve the email addresses of my subscribers. But I couldn't find a way to get these addresses from Feedburner. I made some googling before ...
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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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How can I prevent Gmail from formatting our order numbers as IP addresses

We send out e-mails to our customers containing an order number. Unfortunately Gmail thinks these numbers are IP addresses and turns them into hyperlinks: In a regular e-mail-client: Your order ...
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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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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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Gmail: Hiding the original FROM sender address when using “Send As”?

When sending from Gmail's web app on an account configured to send mail from another email account (in my case, another Gmail address), is there no way to conceal the original account's email address? ...
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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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Can I set a reminder for Google Tasks based on their due date?

Is it possible to be notified before a task is due, similar to how you can set notifications for events on Google Calendar?
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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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Replying from Gmail with custom POP3 settings and auto selecting the associated custom SMTP settings

I setup Gmail to add a POP3 and SMTP server for sending mail. Whenever I get mail to that new address though, and I press on reply it still tries to reply by default by using my @gmail.com address. ...
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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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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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Is my AOL mail account lost if the alternative mail is inaccessible?

I want to change the password of my aol.de account. I set up an alternative e-mail which is no longer accessible for me. Any tries to change the password end up with an alternativeless form offering ...
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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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Fax to email service? [closed]

I have a fax machine which faxes to phone numbers. I want to use it as a scanner where I get the scanned page as an electronic image. Is there a way to fax to a number and that number/onlineservice ...
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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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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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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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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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How to send an email address through eBay

Ebay let's you message sellers and buyers but it doesn't let you include an email address in your message. The warning prompt: johndoe at gmail dot come doesn't work either. Presumably they ...
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Google email - how to add more than 5 POP3 email accounts?

I currently have 5 POP3 emails in my GMail account. I need to add more 4 POP3 accounts? How to do that? Is there any way to add more POP3 accounts to my GMail? Or do you I need to create a Google ...
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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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Does Hotmail or Outlook.com have a feature where appending a plus sign or a dot to an email address will still have it sent to the same address?

Gmail has this feature where appending a plus ("+") sign or a dot to an email address will still have it sent to the same address. This makes it easier to filter emails sent to you, by checking which ...
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Trello Auto Send Email to Cards

Can Trello be set up to automatically send emails from certain email addresses directly to client's card?
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Automatically forward emails from Google Apps for Business to variable address

At this point, I have absolutely no idea if what I'm asking is possible, but I figured it's worth a shot to ask. I need to be able to send emails from a web server to a Google apps for business email ...
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Gmail on my own domain for free

You can no longer attach your domain to Gmail for free as you could do a year or so ago. Now it's called Google for Business and also includes Google Drive, Google Calendar and more. It's all ...
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How can I find a message by Message-ID in Gmail?

For archival purposes, I am storing a list of emails. I would like to be able to later find a particular message in my Gmail account. A unique message identifier is its Message-ID. However Gmail does ...
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How can I assign the due date in Trello via email?

I have been able to create a card in Trello and assign members to the card via email. However, I would also like to be able to set card the due date from the same email. Is it possible to set the due ...
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How To Blacklist Spam Emails With Forged Addresses?

I have been receiving SPAM emails from forged addresses to my Hotmail account. They are filtered and classified as junk. What i want is to blacklist these SPAM messages to never receive them at all. ...
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Using e-mail to send a web form message

Had no idea how to phrase the question better. My problem is, that sometimes I want to send an important notice to a company. I use normal, not electronic, mail - "recorded delivery". The problem is, ...
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How do I set Gmail to use my default account? [closed]

How do I set Gmail to use my default account? My settings are set correctly, so this appears to be a bug. Details: I've checked my settings and my ****@xona.com account is set to be the default, but ...
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How do I make the chat show idle immediately?

When my email is left idle, my chat button shows green for a long time (for about 20 minutes) before turning orange, meaning I am available although I am away doing something. How I make the green ...
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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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Why does Gmail save a chat in Sent Mail?

I use Gmail. I have a chat conversation in Sent Mail, not in Inbox! Sent Mail means email, but I have a chat there like 1 email-1 line of a chat. It annoys me... I have Conversation view off. I have ...
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Gmail quotes in other clients

I recently sent an email reply through Gmail that included an inline quote from the previous message. In Gmail, this displays as I'm accustomed to seeing quotes: purple text, vertical bar in the left ...
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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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Sharing notification mails from Dropbox

Quick question. Right now, when I send a bunch of people a link that I'm sharing from Dropbox, I don't get any "talkback" email confirming that the link was sent, and none of the people I'm sending ...
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Gmail forward set “reply-to” header

Is there any way I can forward all email messages from a Gmail account to a number of other email accounts and set the reply-to (or from) header as the Gmail's account? So multiple people can use one ...
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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 ...