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How to make Gmail automatically convert typed-in or pasted URLs into links

It used to be the case a long time ago that when you type in a URL into a Gmail compose window, and after typing in the last character (or immediately after pasting it in from the clipboard), and ...
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Disabling all Gmail's April fools

Is there any way to disable all future Google's April fools in Gmail (and even better, in all Google services)?
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Gmail authentication requires phone verification

A group project I am involved in has a shared Gmail account for a while now. There is no single number associated with this account which I am aware of. I was trying to log from another device than a ...
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Gmail never actually deletes emails?

I'm getting a bad feeling about Gmail. I've used it for years and recently I deleted all of my private conversations from all possible devices and folders. However, when I go to the search box of ...
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How to make this script for sending canned responses in Gmail to work?

The following script is supposed to use to send automatic response emails using Gmail's canned response feature while avoiding “+canned.response” added to the username in the reply: function ...
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I keep getting emails from people who attach their email to mine

I quite often get emails from google saying that someone added my email address as their recovery email. I always dettach the email, but how do they do this? Gmail allows it without entering my ...
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Filter Gmail spam based on content not address

I have a Gmail account and a work email account which is not Gmail. My Gmail fetches my work account and places these emails under a special label. Good so far. We have a request tracker at work, ...
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Check people's attendance of shared calendar events

In a small non-profit group (about 20 people), I have recently become responsible for the calendar, events and communications management, so I am taking a look at their gmail account and looking for ...
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How do image attachments affect Gmail quota?

Gmail seems to do some image processing when an image is uploaded, compressing the (JPG) image. There are also options to select the size of the image (small, best fit, original size). Also, there is ...
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How to find and delete “other” contacts

How do I find and delete all the "other" contacts show up? I have a boat load of those that no longer exist or are needed.
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Spelling username in Gmail [duplicate]

I noticed something strange. Say your name is Uma Thurman and you make a Gmail account as follows: umathurman@gmail.com with password Hunter2 And you make another account: uma.thurman@gmail.com ...
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Setup a Gmail filter to be applied to messages that do not contain a given text

I really need to setup filter in Gmail but it is not working. Where and how I have to enter the words which will be in the message I want to receive, and if the message do not contain those words to ...
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Browse Google without being logged in while still logged into Gmail

As title states, I'd like to be logged into Gmail but not have Google search logged in. I've tried DuckDuckGo but nothing beats the search results from Google in my opinion. Besides using incognito or ...
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Is there a way to update an email thread in Gmail with the keyboard?

I find it frustrating that Gmail uses an ajax or other system to put a yellow box in the bottom right of an email thread to tell you that you got a new email, but it doesn't just go put the actual ...
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Gmail Signature HTML [duplicate]

How can I include HTML Code in my Gmail signature?
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Auto-create and auto-apply labels to emails depending on sender's email address

How to auto-create and auto-apply labels to emails depending on the sender email address? Example: Once I receive an email from no-reply@amazon.ca, Gmail will automatically create a new label "amazon....
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Exporting contact group in GMail (incorrectly) exports all groups for those contacts

Using the instructions provided by Google (and by other stackexchangers), it is quite easy to export a group of contacts (select the radio button for it during export). However, when I import that ...
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Gmail conversation sender

I like conversation grouping very much, but there is one problem that bothers me quite often: in email list view the sender shown is always the sender of the first message in conversation while I ...
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How long does Gmail keep read but unanswered messages in the Inbox?

How long does Gmail keep read, but unanswered messages in the Inbox?
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“Send As” in Gmail or Google Apps without including original address in headers

I have two domains. The first is long and clunky like TwoLastNamesandaDescriptor.com, while the second is much shorter and easily communicated like nickname.com. Back when I was setting up the ...
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“Gmail” excel preview in draft

Is it possible to see excel preview in Gmail draft? Any settings in Chrome or Gmail settings?
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Website Certification Error when accessing Gmail

I use https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox to access Gmail. Suddenly I get a Website Certification Error when using this URL. What's going on?
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Will emptying my spam folder in Google Mail contribute to their spam filters?

This is a follow up to Does marking an email as spam in Gmail affect the filter for everyone? In the Gmail web interface, if I go to the spam folder and clear it, this can be interpreted as a ...
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Export “to” email addresses from Gmail

I found a similar question here: Get e-mail addresses from Gmail messages received but the difference is that I want "to" addresses, not "from". I have a catch-all email address at my domain. Except ...
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Is it possible to mute a Gmail conversation?

Use case: I receive some conversation that after a while are not relevant for me anymore. I would like to somehow mute them so that they don't arrive as new and unread emails in my inbox anymore. ...
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Cannot send or recieve EMails [closed]

I am receiving this message. Please advise. Technical details of permanent failure: Google tried to deliver your message, but it was rejected by the relay ams22.stablehost.com [107.6.169.58]. ...
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How to switch around two linked Gmail accounts?

I have two Gmail accounts: The embarrassing one I set up as a teenager, let's call it myspacerulez9000@gmail.com The serious one I set up as a young adult for job applications etc, let's call it my....
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Set up 2 factor authentication for Gmail but NOT Google Calendar?

Is there a way to set up 2 factor auth for Gmail but not for my Google Calendar? I'm using YouCanBook.me and enabling 2fa seems to have broken it.
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Gmail shows my signature trimmed

In Gmail, my signature will not show up unless I click "show trimmed content" even though I have checked the box to remove this in the settings. How can I resolve this issue ?
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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 mailedby:calendar-server.bounces....
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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, ...