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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 to let Google Mail forget a name and e-mail address association?

In Google Apps I re-issued the e-mail address of a former colleague to a new colleague with the same first name (our format is firstname@domain), but now every time I want to compose a message to the ...
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@gmail account sending through @gmail account [duplicate]

I'm trying to help a non-profit streamline their tasks. The president doesn't use a mail client but has his personal @gmail.com set up as a client for his biz and other work. He'd like to be able ...
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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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Random domain (and not just username) temporary email service [closed]

I need a temporary email to register on one web service and not to receive spam later. But the thing is that they block emails from all known temporary and public email services. Is there a temporary ...
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Can I set an e-mail to send on a timer within Gmail?

It's a business related e-mail, and I want it to get to the person before I wake up in the morning, but I don't want their first impression of me to be that I was awake at 3am sending e-mails. Is ...
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I can't access my Aol.com mail account

I use my aol mail account as a backup for my gmail account. My gmail account forwards all mail to aolmail. Every once in a while I delete some of my aol mail to make room for more, as I changed my ...
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Automate sending emails from gmail

I very often want to send emails from gmail with only slight modifications of the body and subject (maybe changing the person's name) to 10 or 20 people (usually customers). I try different subject ...
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How to add “On behalf of” in Gmail

I have always previously use this, but for some reason now in Google I can't add a custom email address and send the email's via googles servers. This is bad The old screen looked like this: ...
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Email threaded discussions to a web app? [closed]

I and my co-workers get into long and eventually confusing email threads about what we're working on, or comments and revisions about a certain project. For example, I'll email several people about ...
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How to send big files via email? [closed]

Gmail's maximum attachment size is 25 MB. How to send files bigger than that?
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Merge 5 Gmail accounts into one new Gmail account

I have 5 Gmail accounts that I have created over the years and am beyond tired of checking all of them. I would like to combine all 5 together into one and delete all of the old accounts. I know I ...
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Trello Account Confirmation results in internal server error

When I click on the confirmation link I get an empty page with "Internal Server Error", tried different browsers. And: There is absolutely not possibility to contact anybody on the whole Trello ...
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Can I send email from Office 365 from a different email address?

Say I use Office 365 to pick up my email, all email I send is from my Office 365 address. I have a web app that sends email on my behalf from admin@somedomain.com, which is set up as a forwarder to my ...
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Can I create a new Google Apps user with the same email address as an existing alias?

I’ve got an Google Apps for Business account, in which I have a main email address that I use for everything related to my company—studio@... I created an alias of this called careers@... which I ...
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Ampersand in email address/nickname?

I have received email from an external person addressed to x&y@domain.com instead of xny@domain.com. (& is a valid character in email addresses.) It is caught in the catchall and I would like ...
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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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Unreadable mail in Outlook, sent from iPad

Today I received an email from a client. She is using an iPad to send the mail, but I'm receiving it as an unreadable mail. The translated error message is This message has a structure that cannot ...
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Sending notifcations from a facebook page's email account instead of sending the notifications to the user?

In order to receive notifications from my Facebook business page, I have setup the following settings: On my Facebook business page in the Settings tab in the Page Info section I specify an email ...
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Does the functionality of email forwarding from an old address to new one exist?

I've had one email address on Yahoo for several years and I want to make a new Yahoo email address. I do have many contacts currently. The obvious, but slower way of letting my contacts know about my ...
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Allow a non-member to e-mail my Google Groups membership

I am very new to Google Groups. I created a group and invited and joined my classmates as members. I want to know whether there is any possibility that I can give my Google Groups ID to my teacher ...
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Opening Gmail compose with normal signature included from mailto links

Is there any way to get the Gmail compose window to open with my usual signature when opening mailto: links. Currently the Gmail compose window does open when I click mailto: links, but the email does ...
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My google account has an email address that is no longer correct

My google account has an email address that is no longer any good. How do I change my google account email address
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Why is my e-mail address sometimes considered invalid by websites?

It happens sometimes, when I sign up for a forum or a website that I get told my e-mail address is invalid. It looks like this: name_lastname_@hotmail.com. Is there any reason why this might be ...
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Can Google Apps Admin monitor the chat history of users?

This may sound a too silly question. My company uses Google Apps for all the employees . So all of them have example@companyname.com as their official email. I understand that there would be an admin ...
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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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How can I write HTML and send as an email?

I want to send HTML email from my Outlook or Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail. I wasn't able to find any such option where I could write HTML which will then be rendered at the receiver's end. How can I do that? ...
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How to Manage Multiple GMail Accounts on the Same PC/Browser?

I have a GMail address with my employer, a personal GMail address, and a GMail address for my personal business. My gf also has a GMail address she uses on the same PC. Currently this requires much ...
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Emails pushed into pending in Google Apps Groups

We currently have many Google Apps groups setup internally for local and sometimes external communications within the company. However, recently some groups are blocking certain members’ emails ...
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Reactivate Gmail account without access to dashboard

I recently started a company with a colleague. We created a domain name and registered a Gmail account for our company. For various reasons, my colleague has left the company, and deactivated the ...
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Outlook does not receive email if From address is not in a recognized email format

I have a system to send a mail to the users who are all using different mail clients like Gmail, Outlook, Rediff etc. But, I am using a From address as constant string (mrblack) instead of an email ...
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How do I transfer a Gmail account to a different Google account?

I am moving to a new ISP and realised that I'm going to have a problem with my email as i use my ISP's provided address. So, being smart, decided to take this opportunity to move to Gmail. I then ...
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Transfer Emails between two of Gmail special accounts [duplicate]

I am lecturer in a university My university uses free Gmail service I had changed my email id and the older one would be closed after a few months. I dont see Accounts and Import tab, I just see ...
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How to configure Gmail so that filtered user gets an NDR (non-deliverable receipt) or “bounce” message

Someone is sending our public email address a lot of rude email. Basically, stuff filled with threats, expletives, insults and offensive jargon. I know how to set up a filter in Gmail so that all ...
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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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Is it possible to integrate Gmail threads to Trello?

I use Trello for project managing and I really want to share email threads to my Trello comments in cards. It is something like this: "team" <--(Trello)--> "I" <--(email)--> "partners". I ...
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Does using Gmail's “Never send it to Spam” filter mean I can't train their spam filter?

Gmail's Spam filter generates an unacceptable number of false positives for me, and I'm very wary of losing real emails. I don't really want Gmail to delete anything by default, as I don't necessarily ...
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Can I reuse my security information over several email accounts?

Well, I am trying to consolidate all my logins onto one email account and close the ones I won't be using anymore. If I close an email account that uses some of my security info and I make a new ...
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Can I easily search for starred / flagged messages across all folders in Yahoo Mail?

I am trying to find functionality in Yahoo Mail which is similar to what Gmail and Outlook allow for "starred" or "flagged" messages. I would like to be able to star / flag a message, and then easily ...
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How to associate different emails with one Google+ account

I have a Google Apps for Business account and an email within it's user system - max@radcode.com I have a Google+ account associated with it. When I write e-mails to others in gmail interface they ...
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Why does Google change my From: header to have “via me” in it?

I have a "Google Apps for Domains" account for a customized domain name, call it mydomain.com. I also have a regular @gmail.com Google account where I do most of my emailing. Long ago I setup a ...
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Protect emails from deletion in Gmail

In our company, we always create a common email address to put things to check by project common people. Maybe some important emails can be delete recklessly. So I feel some or all mails can be ...
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Google Apps Email - how to add several domain names?

I signed up for Google Apps for Businesses, paid (I guess) $5 a month for this service. My primary goal is to use Google Apps for email accounts for my projects (with custom domains). I added one ...
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Excessive emails from Facebook when multiple photos are uploaded

Whenever one of my "Close Friends" on Facebook uploads multiple photos, Facebook sends me emails for each individual photo instead of a single email for all of the photos. They all arrive at the exact ...
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Know if my emails have been read [closed]

Is there any way to know as to whether the email send by me have or have not been read. I am willing to switch to any service from Gmail for this feature.
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Gmail help - primary account on Google Drive updated without permission

I accidentally changed a global Google Drive login from a work email address to be a personalised gmail account as the primary account. I can still login using the other accounts but it's proving to ...
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How do I get Gmail to ask me to be a mailto handler again?

I noticed that when I open up Gmail on Google Chrome, a popup near the top asks me if I want to let Gmail be my "mailto:" handler. If I select "No," I'm assuming that Gmail will no longer ask me to ...
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Publish on tumblr with an easy-to-tap email

I know tumblr allows users to post on their blog by mail. But the email given by tumblr is not really easy to tap on a mobile phone per example. Is there a way to post easily on tumblr using a simple ...
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What is a web based email service that reveals the “on behalf of” info from email sent via Google Apps? [closed]

I'm working on resolving the "On behalf of" issue that comes when sending mail from an alias via my primary domain hooked up to Google Apps. For example: How do I get rid of "On Behalf Of" ...
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How to forward email of a specific sender from Outlook.com to Gmail?

I got an Outlook.com account which I use to subscribe to some mail lists. I want to forward the emails of one of the lists to my Gmail account, but the only option I see is to forward everything, so ...