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How to have recipients' emails in diferent color in gmail like the old-time?

In old style of Gmail, a conversation (grouped messages) is displayed using different color for different recipients/senders. With the new appearance, that has been removed !? This makes me find ...
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In Gmail, what causes email content to yield to white space at right?

The huge white space on the right appears more often than not in Gmail for Google Apps. This does not leave much horizontal width for email contents. Is there a way to prevent this?
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Lost account - My Gmail account is now blank

I have just logged in to my Gmail account to check on an email received about a job and my account is empty. It is as if I have just opened a new account! This is an email I use for work and I have ...
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How to forward all email messages under a particular label in Gmail to another person?

Does anyone know how to forward all email messages under a particular label in Gmail to another person? I have 105 email messages that I managed under the label "Stumble Upon" and now I want to send ...
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951 views

Google keeps old and deleted contacts list?

I have used Gmail for many years, and during this time I have deleted a lot of email messages and contacts. I discovered that when I use some services (for example, DropBox) to invite my friends by ...
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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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How to sign in to YouTube and Google with different accounts?

One of my accounts got cancelled and I can't sign in to YouTube because it redirects me to the cancelled account page. Also I can't use the YouTube email as my main account. Is it possible to use one ...
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primary gmail address [closed]

Google made me create a new email address and then that became my primary. I want my original gmail address and I want to get rid of this new one. I am afraid to delete anything because I do not know ...
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Gmail: How can I display incoming e-mail addresses (in my searches)?

I checked the first four search result pages on webapps and Google, but I didn't find an answer to my question and issue, which is also discussed on the Google Help forums by other people. My issue ...
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Add existing Gmail account to an existing Google account

I have created a Google account using a Microsoft email, Hotmail in particular. Let's say that this account is google_account@hotmail.com. I also have a separate Gmail account, let's say it's ...
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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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Gmail / Google Contacts: Is it possible to select Contacts in 2 specific Groups? Or Contacts in 1 specific Group and not another specific Group?

Question 1: In Gmail / Google Contacts, let's say I have 12 contacts in Group A and 8 contacts in Group B. 4 contacts are in both Group A and Group B. Is there a way I can filter to get results of ...
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Blogger profile changes to nameless profile when I try to follow blogs

I have a blogger profile (seen in www.planetzella.blogspot.com) (Zella). I am NOT using Google+ (and I don't want to start using it either) and do not have a Google+ profile, just an Gmail-account ...
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When I change my Gmail avatar image, why doesn't it update everywhere?

I changed my Gmail avatar image using: Settings → General → My picture → Change picture But it only changed below compose, next to my green available dot and at the top left of each email I send. My ...
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Creating filters for listservs

I know how to create filter for specific mailing list but I want the filter to avoid directly archiving mails which have my mail id in it or my name. Either in the cc or to. Any idea how I can do ...
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How to add admin email in cc automatically for all user accounts in Google Apps for Business domain

I need to monitor all the users’ emails in my domain, so when a user in my domain sends a mail to others, my email (admin@abc.com) should be automatically added to cc. I.e. if a person from accounts ...
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How does the GoogleTalk client do Off-the-Record messaging?

The Google Talk client built into Gmail offers Off The Record messaging: But, when I click the link to "Go off the record", it works immediately without any noticable steps to authenticate the ...
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Blocking spam in Google Groups for Business

My company is using Google Apps for its email service. We use Google groups for business as shared inboxes for general company enquiries and correspondence, e.g. info@mycompany.com, to which outside ...
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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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How can I get into an old gmail account then I dont remember anything but the actual email? [duplicate]

I have a old gmail account I want to get into so I can find a youtube channel I was subscribed to that I cant remember the name of. I know my email but not my password or any other credentials (date ...
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How to search Gmail mails that have only one conversation

Is there any way I can find all the emails that I sent but have not been replied to by anyone? (One email conversation.)
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Automatically pick sending account based on recipient domain in gmail.com

I have multiple accounts linked to my Gmail.com account, so that when I click Compose in the web app, I can choose one out of a few "From" addresses. Is there a way to make it pick a "From" address ...
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Can filters be created based on categories?

Originally, I was using POP to access one Gmail account from another. I'd really like to have only the emails from the Primary category of the second account be downloaded to the first account, but ...
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Creating a second Gmail account for support and to keep email separate

I want to create a second Gmail account to help contain some of my freelance/side work versus it all going to my main email address. Stories like this ...
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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 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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Gmail-compatible WYSIWYG<->Raw HTML editor

I've been typing out some particularly richly-formatted emails in Gmail recently, and the bugs in Chrome's contentEditible=true rich-text-formatting heuristics are really starting to drive me to ...
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Forwarding into Gmail became unreliable

Problem I was using the following method since years, and never had any problems with it: Setting up a forwarder at a third party host (can also be cheap shared hosting) to my personal Gmail ...
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I am changing my email address from Comcast to Gmail and need to email everyone who ever emailed me

I know this will not be an easy task, but a friend informed me that he used a service that emailed everyone who ever emailed him at a college email address to notify them of his new email address. I ...
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How to disable OOO replies when sent to a distribution list in Google Apps Gmail

We basically need a feature similar to this: http://windowsitpro.com/outlook/outlook-preventing-out-office-responses-mailing-lists or this: ...
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Disable Google+ and enable only Gmail functionality

Is it possible to disable Google+ and only enable Gmail features? Because there are actually certain circumstances where Gmail is used within the company, and Google+, which is the social networking ...
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Importing contacts and emails from Yahoo to Gmail

How do I import ALL contacts and emails from Yahoo to Gmail in one go, if there is no "Accounts/Import" tab? Is there an easy work around?
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How not to use Google Sync at a particular computer?

Yesterday, I logged in to Google from a rather public computer using Google Chrome to check my emails. As soon as I logged in, a popup window appeared and informed that my bookmarks, passwords, ...
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Keyboard shortcut for indenting bulleted list in Gmail message editor with Mac

How to indent a bulleted list in Gmail message editor with Mac, Chrome & Finnish keyboard? Bulleted list can be toggled with Shift+⌘+8 -> Works OK. Gmail editor's button has tooltip with ...
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How can I import large amounts of GMail to Skydrive?

I have about 100 GB of messages in my GMail account. What is easiest way to migrate the 100 GB GMails to Skydrive? There used to be an online software called Trueswitch that could do that, but it is ...
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How to delete Gmail signatures

I have defined multiple signatures in Gmail, but want to delete some of them. How do I do it? I have figured out how to blank them out, but want to actually delete them so that they don't get selected ...
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Spam comes from Google Searches

I have been getting a LOT of spam on gmail after I do a Google search. For example, I did a search for a government facility called HARPP. After that, I'm suddenly getting a bunch of spam for ...
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Google Mail Fetcher not fetching emails

I have just setup a Google Apps account as I want to use Gmail and use my website's domain. I want to fetch all the emails from my current webmail account (e.g me@someone.com) into the Gmail account I ...
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How do I move a search-filtered set of emails into another folder?

I'm trying to clean up my gmail inbox which has become swamped. My first step is to unclutter it by breaking it up into folders of related mail. That will let me deal with incoming mail ...
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How can I force Gmail to recognize an ICS file attachment?

According to the Gmail team, Google Mail should automatically detect ICS attachments. But it doesn't. At least not for the ICS I got from an iPhone user: How can I make sure these are parsed as ICS ...
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“Something seems a bit different about the way you're trying to sign in” to Gmail

I'm trying to log in to a very old Gmail account of mine. When I enter the correct password, I'm taken to a page that says: Something seems a bit different about the way you're trying to sign in. ...
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Create a Gmail filter for Calendar Notifications

I'd like to create a gmail filter to filter all of my Google Calendar notifications into a separate folder. Google Calendar notifications have headers that look like the following: Reply-To: Helen ...
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Permalink to a Gmail's minimal thread view

In Gmail you can link to a specific thread, from that thread you can open it in a new window. I'd like to link straight to that window. I enjoy the minimal look and I get distracted if I see my inbox ...
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Exclude label from a Gmail search?

How can I exclude a given label from a search, effectively finding all the email that do not have that label applied? I've searched Google, SuperUser, and the Gmail Advanced search support page to no ...
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How to stop Gmail's “Add your mobile phone to your account”?

Gmail prompts Add your mobile phone to your account .Without a phone number, you could lose all access to your account if you forget your password or if your account is hijacked. Adding a phone ...
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Recovery Email Not Working

I've forgotten the username to a Gmail account I haven't used in quite a while. I know for certain what my recovery email is (my current Gmail email), but when I enter it it doesn't include that ...
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Gmail Alternate Username

On my Google Account link https://www.google.com/settings/personalinfo My core Google account of coreAddressLongSilly@gmail.com lists an Alternate username of alterUser Primary email ...
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Gmail keeps on logging me out every little time

I'm using Chrome as my browser to log in to my Gmail, Calendar and other services by Google, and every once in short while, I'm kicked out of the service and I have to re-login again. I can't ...
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Gmail Mute Filter

Is it possible to use Gmail filters to Mute a conversation? I've tried using a filter to Skip the Inbox, but when someone else replies to the original email it ends up in the Inbox again.