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How to enable desktop notifications for Gmail

I'm using Gmail. I'd like to receive desktop notification for every new email. How can I receive these notifications?
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Why is my email labeled and sent to a folder in Gmail instead of the inbox?

I have a custom label in Gmail that sends mail I want to look at about once a month to a folder labeled "JUNK". The filter tells the emails to skip the inbox, mark the emails as read, and label them ...
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Send all Gmail 5 minutes later

I just accidentally sent emails to 20 people when I meant to send it to one person. I am already using Boomerang and Right Inbox which allow me to "Send Later" emails. However, since this is "Send ...
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Gmail: Change forwarding address based on a received email

We have a web form that sends business enquiries to an automated inbox/tool. This tool then adds the details to our CRM system and sends a link to the newly-created record on to our fulfillment ...
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Google Apps via Apple Mail Not Sending

The problem only began within the last couple of weeks (or so I can tell). I use Google Apps for all of my organizations, of which there are several, and I have them all set up in Apple Mail (as well ...
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Creating an alias for Gmail, only shown SMTP option

I am trying to create a new Gmail alias so that my sending email goes with the email identity I am trying to use. In the past, I could go to Setting -> Alias, and just verify that I own the domain ...
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How to postpone/delay/schedule incoming messages in Gmail

Is there any way to postpone/delay/schedule incoming messages in Gmail? I can see there is third party solutions like boomerang, etc but this way I rely on third party service. What I am really ...
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What's with Gmail's upper-left corner?

I didn't notice this small corner before, but it is small, so I have no idea when it started. It resembles the corner of a piece of paper when we fold it. This is a screenshot of how it looks like: ...
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How to get notification (on iPhone or by email) if Gmail box NOT empty (just a quick warning)

How can I get a notification (on my iPhone or by email) if an alternative Gmail box I use (not my default mailbox) is NOT empty. Please note I do not want to get in the notification/email ...
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How to add alternate email to Google account given error “This address is already used with another Google account.”

I'm trying to associate an email address with my Google account so I can receive calendar nominations. From https://myaccount.google.com, I go to Personal info & privacy > Your personal info > ...
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Gmail carddav puts some local French numbers (+33) as German (+49)

So here's a strange one... My UK iPhone has always CardDAV'd to my Gmail just fine, but has recently moved with me to France and now had a French provider (FREE Mobile, French only), and was just ...
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X did not encrypt this message, why is it important? [duplicate]

I noticed a strange/"new for me" icon on the header of a message of Gmail: an open lock. On mouse hover shows a popout : "X did not encrypt this message", X being the sender: What is its ...
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How to activate disabled Gmail account with mobile number

My account is disabled due to suspicious accesses. I have forgot alternate mail id attached but my mobile number is attached with Gmail Account. Can I activate my account with the help of mobile ...
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In Gmail, when creating a group, how can I specify which email address to use for a contact with multiple email addresses?

How to specify which email address should be used for a group created in Gmail Contacts? In the group list, there is a drop-down field that looks like it could be used for selecting the email to use ...
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3,000 emails from ALL MAIL are in one new label

I have two new emails from someone I've not corresponded with before but will in the future. I just made a new label for that person. I went to settings and created a filter. Theoretically my label ...
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Any way to send Gmail auto-response at certain times every week?

I have a Gmail account that it is only monitored Monday through Thursday. I would like to set something up to automatically send a canned reply for emails received between Thursday afternoon and ...
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How can I filter messages from Google Calendar? [duplicate]

Google calendar messages (meeting invites and updates, not meeting reminders) have the header mailed-by: calendar-server.bounces.google.com Alas, filtering by ...
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If I close my Gmail account will somebody be able to register my previous mail address?

If I close (is delete an option ?) my Gmail account, will somebody be able to register using my email address and read my mails? I want to close my Gmail account but I don't want anybody to ...
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How do I synchronize labels in Gmail [closed]

Gmail has a problem with labels. Labels are applied to individual messages, but the conversational view is the most useful. In the conversation view, labels are the union of the labels on all member ...
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Using Google Apps to handle customized after hours auto responses to support based email inbox

THE SETUP: Our company has a primary support email that all of our clients use to generate helpdesk tickets. It is a google apps inbox using helpdesk@%our primary domain% Our ticketing support auto ...
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How do I delete all my mail in Gmail for a mailbox I have disconnected?

So I deleted my Gmail service from my Google account from https://myaccount.google.com Now my Google Account is linked only to a different email address I use. However, in my Google Drive service, ...
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Can't send email on behalf of delegated email address

I have two Gmail accounts primacy A and secondary B. I have delegated access to my Gmail account B for my account A. So from account A I can see my account B as delegated in the right top corner I ...
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Reduce Outlook to Gmail syncing latency

At work, we use a Microsoft Exchange-based email service for our professional addresses. But I hate both the Outlook app and Outlook.com interfaces. So I configured my Gmail account as an email ...
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Red padlock icon showing in Gmail From address

I noticed a red open padlock icon in Gmail near the From address part of an email message. What does this red open padlock icon mean?
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SMTP Settings for Gmail in DokuWiki?

I'm trying to setup a dokuwiki in Vagrant for demonstration purposes, and I'd like the people testing it out to be able to register and receive a verification email. I've installed the ...
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Google Drive temporary account for school group projects [closed]

I have an existing Google gmail account. I have created a Google Drive account using a new gmail account for a school group project and shared this Drive account to members of the group. I don't like ...
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Strange ''sign in attempt prevented'' messages on Gmail

These messages from no-reply@accounts.google.com say something like this: Hi (my name), Someone just tried to sign in to your account (my Gmail)from an app that doesn't meet modern security ...
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Can I prevent Chat/Hangouts window from loading in Gmail?

When I'm on slow connection/slow browser, loading of Chat/Hangouts window in Gmail slows down opening of Gmail window a lot. Is there a way to configure Gmail so that this window doesn't even start ...
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What exactly happens when you “Archive” messages in GMail? [duplicate]

Gmail has "Archive" button for messages. What exactly is the effect of "archiving"? Is it the same as deleting?
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Google account sign-in requires a phone number to continue

When I sign in a new Google Account, this message shows: We've detected unusual activity on the account you're trying to access. To continue, please follow the instructions below. Provide a ...
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Gmail places sent mail in my inbox (Treat as an alias?)

Despite the very nice post http://webapps.stackexchange.com/a/25531/24693 it seems that I still don't understand Gmail's "Treat as an alias" option (the main thing I took away from that post was that ...
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How to use a specific reply-to address in Gmail based on sender

I have a single Gmail account where I forward multiple other accounts into. This way I get a unified inbox. I also have those other accounts set up so that I can send from each address. The last ...
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Paste a webpage in Gmail body

How do I send an HTML page in Gmail? I want to send the HTML page in Gmail to somebody. I tried to copy the HTML code and pasted in the email’s body, but it doesn't work.
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To set group email in Google apps for sending as “TO” instead as “ADD or CC”

How can I use "TO" to sent email in group email? I can only see an option as "ADD and CC" in a group email.
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How do Gmail, FB, etc. create web notifications while they're not open?

I get notifications from Gmail and Facebook while they're not open. I don't have their apps installed either. How are they sending me notifications? I'm guessing they're creating a background service ...
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Change Gmail date format to ISO 8601 (i.e., yyyy-mm-dd)

Is there any way to change Gmail date format to ISO 8601 (i.e., yyyy-mm-dd)? Instead of :
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How to filter messages whose subject start and end with emojis (goomojis)? [duplicate]

In Gmail, I get a lot of spam whose subject starts and ends with emojis. How do I catch these messages with a filter as to skip spam and automatically delete them? They always start and end with the ...
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Gmail: automatically respond to email from different email address

I am currently using my Gmail account (say, good.morning@gmail.com) to manage several other non-Gmail email accounts (for example's sake, a@a.com and b@b.com). I have emails forwarded automatically ...
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Gmail “Send From” Auto Selector [duplicate]

I have 2 email addresses managed from my Gmail inbox: my personal one (me@gmail.com) and my work email (me@company.com). The default "From:" address is my gmail account. What is good: When ...
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Gmail Priority Inbox - Can I add more than 5 sections (using inspect hack) properly?

I like the feature of Gmail Priority Inbox that allows you to divide your priority inbox into sections. I like it so much, I want a section for all my standard labels. I have about 7. Gmail only ...
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Gmail displaying informational card at bottom of emails based on website mentioned in email

Gmail detected the website URL asp.net in an email and displayed the informational card seen here. Any ideas how to control this displaying or not displaying automatically?
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How to filter messages with animated emoji in the subject in Gmail?

I was trawling through my spam folder (which I rarely do, because Gmail rarely has false positives) and I noticed something interesting: Something like over half of the messages have at least one ...
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Create filter on Gmail for BCC to myself [duplicate]

I run a startup and we send quite a lot of emails. I've started to BCC these emails that my software sends to myself as an alias. For example layke@example.com might be my main email and I'm now ...
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Google logins from unknown device/location

A few months ago, I forgot to log out of my google/gmail account from a "friend's" Samsung Galaxy Tablet. I noticed shortly after that, there was a login to my account from a device..a Samsung Galaxy ...
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After removing label, where does email go in Gmail? [duplicate]

I filter an email to a folder and it has label of the folder when viewing it. After I remove the label, I assume it go to Inbox. But I can't find it in Inbox. Where is the email go? I can't find it in ...
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How to recover Gmail draft

I was working on an important email in Gmail over several days, on both my iPad and computer. When I look for it now, it's not there. I DID NOT DISCARD THE DRAFT. It's not anywhere in Gmail, not in ...
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How do I to set Gmail as default email program in Windows 10?

I use Gmail as my default email client. What do I have to do to have mailto:x@y.com open Gmail instead of opening the standard Windows email program?
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Selective IMAP emails to gmail. How? [closed]

I wish to select my new business emails (approx. fifteen) from my personal webmail account at BT Yahoo (with 9,000 emails) and transfer them to my new work gmail account without using forwarding. My ...
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Sign Gmail using GnuPG manually [closed]

Is there a way to send mail through Gmail signed with GnuPG or OpenPGP without using browser extensions? I want to create a cross-platform Python script (or use one if it is already available) to ...
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How can i reduce the CPU usage of Google's Inbox

Even with all my extensions disabled Google Inbox takes 2-5% constantly and 20-40% in spikes every so often. This is also without the tab having focus. Currently I just open Inbox when i need it and ...