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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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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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How can I import Facebook contacts into LinkedIn?

Importing into Yahoo mail doesn't work for me since it halts at about 300 contacts out of 1500 (known bug).
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Can I reply to comments via email [duplicate]

Can I reply to comments via email for a card in a list, and when I see the detail of the card the emails comment is present in the comment list. Just like replying to google-groups post via email and ...
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Reply to receiver as opposed to me

When I send a message to someone in Gmail, and then reply to that sent message, it automatically sends the message to the receiver (not me) as opposed to the sender (me). In OWA (Outlook Web Access), ...
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Facebook - Mobile upload email address [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Email address through which I can update my Facebook status Where can I find my Facebook mobile upload email address? (Once it was displayed at ...
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Revert to Old Google Apps Mail Design [closed]

I clicked the button in my company's Google apps for the new design (the one that looks like Google+). I have tried it for several days thinking I just had to get used to it -- but that isn't the ...
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Is it possible to utilizing the “Send mail as” GMail feature from SMTP?

I have my GMail linked to non-gmail email accounts so that I can send mail as them. Is there a way to use this feature without the web interface (smtp)? I use Mail for Mac OSX Snow Leopard.
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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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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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Why can't I reply to Facebook wall posts by email?

As mentioned in this answer, it is supposed to be possible to respond to Facebook wall posts via email, by replying to the notification message. This used to work for me, but now suddenly doesn't. ...
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Can you share calendars on Microsoft Online Services - Online Exchange

I am in a trial of Microsoft Online Services as our company is looking at Exchange (and Exchange like) email solutions. MS Online Services is interesting, but I haven't been able to figure out how to ...
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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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Newsletter and bulk email service

I need a good service to send Email newsletters. I send a couple of product news letters a month to about 6000 registered clients Can you guys recommend a good service ? It whoud be nice if it had ...
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How can I send my emails in Thunderbird to Gmail

I had, a long time ago, a non-free email account. Once I get a gmail account I forget about it, but I still have all the emails stored (in Thunderbird format) I will like to be able to join them with ...
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E-mail user services deletion account policy for inactive accounts?

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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Gmail hacked, no IP alerts

Recently my Gmail was hacked - I was suddenly signed out of Gtalk and my password no longer worked. I was able to reset my password by following my secret question/answer. When I logged in again, I ...
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How to allow someone else to send emails in my name?

I want to give another person the ability to send emails in my name. This person should be able to send mail using my email address, but not be able to read my email. Does anybody know a webapp or ...
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Unsubscription links in spams: Safe?

Some emails circumvent the spam protection mechanism and drop into inbox. I occasionally see this happen both on web based mail services and on our Exchange mail server. Some of those spams have a ...
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Would deleting messages from Facebook also delete them from my email?

If I delete messages from Facebook will it automatically delete from my email? Or do I have to delete both?
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How do I setup a group in Google Apps for Business to be able to send to to all employees via one email address?

I am running Google Apps for Business for managing our organization emails. I want to setup an email such as team@mycompany.com and when sending an email to this email address, all team members will ...
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How to make Gmail receive email only from one account? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to implement a white-list-based system in Gmail? I want to make my Gmail account filter out all incoming email, save for those from a particular address, so that ...
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Sending an email to a Facebook user, knowing only his id

If I send an email to john.doe@facebook.com then John will receive the message. In my address book I have the Facebook ids of my friends. Can I use those ids to send an email? I just tried ...
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Detailed list of automated die roller web sites? [closed]

What sites exist for automated die rolling? In other words you can choose which and how many dice to roll, the site rolls it and gives and answer, and also may email the rolls to whom you choose. ...
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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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Can I remove a '.' from my Gmail username?

I know it doesn't make much of a difference, as Gmail forwards all messages to "john.doe" and "johndoe" to the same inbox, but I don't want it there anymore. The . shows up whenever my Gmail username ...
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How to do autodelete the trash items in Gmail as it is moved into it?

I am receiving some useless mails every now and then. I have applied a filter for it in my Inbox in Gmail, but it resides in Trash. I also want it to get deleted instantly as it comes into Trash as ...
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Using Multiple email via gmail

I have a gmail account which i using for years. Now i have bought a domain for which i set up with google app. Now what i want to know is that. What i want is, using couple of email address to one ...
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How can I forward email from an old account to my new GMail account?

I have an old Yahoo mail account on which I still get a few emails, now and then - but I now primarily use GMail. Is there a way for me to automatically forward or fetch emails from that account so ...
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Protect specific emails from deletion

Is there any plugin or addon that would allow me to protect emails (on Gmail) from deletion? So it would ask me the password for deleting protected emails.
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Automatic notifications from Bitbucket

I created a repository on the Bitbucket. And in Admin tab I found Services configuration. As I understand services allow to integrate with email, twitter and so on. I expected that once I configured ...
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Gmail: can I import my IMAP sent folder from another account without creating duplicates?

I have an email account that supports IMAP, and I also have a Gmail account. I want to import a folder from the email account that supports IMAP to Gmail (my sent messages folder). This Lifehacker ...
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How do I get the e-mail addresses of my Facebook friends?

I want to send one of my Facebook friends an e-mail, but I don't have his email-address. It's rather personal, so I don't want to send it via Facebook if possible. How can I get his e-mail address ...
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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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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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Gmail got hacked - how should I report?

My Gmail recently got hacked and quite a few messages were deleted. I got the password back, and they didn't send any email or try to impersonate me -- just deleted quite a few messages. Do you think ...
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E-mail address protection snippet

Is there any WebApp that allows you to publish an e-mail on the web using a script tag that protects it from robots? To be more clear: I want to publish a post on Blogspot that prints my e-mail on ...
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What is a good program/online service to automatically forward mail to gmail?

Gmail's "check mail using POP3" feature only checks for mail every hour or so for me. I want the mail in my mail server to be forwarded to gmail ever few minutes. What is the best way to set something ...
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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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Why does Facebook say that my friend searched his email contacts but he didn't?

Facebook Friend Finder suggests me to search for friends and asks for my email password saying "N found 2 friends by searching his email contacts. Give it a try". But my friend never did this, I ...
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Flickr upload by email to Tumblr

Is it possible to upload an image to Tumblr over Flickr by email feature? It looks like Flickr is offering that but it's not working for me: (Login required) http://www.flickr.com/blogs.gne
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Google Apps - 550 550 Authentication is required for relay (state 13)

I have Google Apps setup for my business and use Gmail as my mail host. I can send email just fine, but there are a couple addresses to which I cannot send e-mail. I get the error 550 550 ...
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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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Send file to email from URL

Is there a website that I can enter a file URL and an email address, and the website will download the file and send it directly to the email address? I can set this up on a private server, but I'm ...
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Stop getting Netflix notification emails

Netflix wants to send me an email by default every time they receive a disk from me and every time they send one out. How can I turn these emails off?
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How to reply to a Twitter conversation via email?

Is there a solution that makes it possible to reply to a Twitter conversation using email? Ideally, I would like to directly respond to the email notifications as shown below:
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Can email from web-based email service be tracked to my location?

I'm planning to send an email to someone and I have reasons to not want him to be able to find my location. If I send an email, let's say: from my Hotmail to his Gmail or AOL account, will he be ...
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How can I search Gmail for a Windows activation key?

Somewhere lost in my Gmail is a Windows key. It's by itself in an email but I cannot find it. It's formatted like so: XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX If Gmail supported regular expressions it would ...
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Web mail that can view .eml attachments

Is there web app that can open .eml attachments properly?
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How do I delete/change profile pictures that show up to my Gmail contacts after sending an email?

I have a YouTube account that is under my Hotmail account. The issue I am having is that everytime I send an email to a contact that uses Gmail, the profile picture (that I use for my YT account) ...