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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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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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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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Sending HTML email through Google Groups

I want to send a formatted email (say HTML or PDF) to a large group of people (all parents in a school - no, I do not mean to spam, just send them a monthly newsletter about school-related ...
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I've changed email servers for client's domain email. Will gmail delete its copies of the old messages?

I have a client whose domain email is set up to be checked from gmail. I moved her web hosting account from netsol to gd and stupidly didn't check the implications that the move would have on her ...
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Skip notifications on filtered messages

I'm trying out the Google Inbox service, and I'm not sure it can do what I want it to do. With regular Gmail, I have lots of message filters, bringing messages into "Later" tags, skipping the inbox, ...
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Gmail help - primary account on Google Drive updated without permission [closed]

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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Cannot attach/send archived files from/to Gmail email address

The first time I tried to send archived files to/from a Gmail email account was 1 month ago and I noticed that you cannot send this kind of files. I tried multiple times and failed always. If I send ...
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Does Gmail out-of-office/vacation responder replies to other addresses in cc?

I saw this question: Is there any way to make GMail (or a suitable alernative) automatically delete out-of-office replies from cc addresses? Where Thor84no was unhappy to receive out-of-office ...
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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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Disable automatic archiving of sent emails

When you send an email in gmail, it is archived in the Sent folder. Is there a way to disable this auto-archiving of sent email inside gmail? I.e. All sent emails should be auto-deleted. Does any of ...
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Why do my emails from another account (POP) always end up in spam on GMail

I've added another POP account on my GMail and the mail that I receive on that account always goes to spam folder. I've added a filter which prevents mails going to spam if the To address is my ...
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Cognito form using wrong form name in email subject line

I created an account and am testing Cognito forms. I created 1 form and then copied it to create two other forms. The first form I created is called Source Resonance Healing First Time Session. ...
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Migrating POP to IMAP with outlook and Gmail, which way will it sync?

I have a Google apps for domain which I run my emails though using outlook 2010 to access the emails with POP. I'm looking to migrate my existing POP account to IMAP, I have found this guide which ...
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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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Cognito Forms: Send Confirmation Emails to Specific Users

Is there a way to to send a confirmation email to a specific address automatically based on a field value? Example: My form has a drop down box for "Technician Name" If I select "John Doe" from the ...
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Gmail - any way to bypass autoresponder in a certain case?

I am using Google Apps for Work. I have a Google Apps account and mailbox (pmoore@mydomain.com). That mailbox has an alias assigned to it (inbox@mydomain.com). That mailbox has other aliases also ...
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Change or add email address to Google account

My primary email address is going to be invalid soon. So I want to change my email address for my Google account. However, it seems that I can't change my email address and I can't even add a new ...
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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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How do I filter emails from mailing lists that have no “to:” entry?

I have a small 5 man team and we use Google for our email. All of the mail goes to mail@ourdomain.com and we filter it to our personal emails from there. So if someone sends mail to ...