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Send an email from Gmail when 3 in a row start with the same set of characters

One of the sites I manage has an email address which gets mailed by the server whenever an error happens (e.g. an uncaught exception). Usually there's a slow trickle of these (maybe one or two a ...
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Find out which filters where applied to an email in Gmail

I’ve got about 20-30 filters set up in my work Gmail account doing a range of things, from filtering newsletters that won’t let me unsubscribe into the bin, to marking messages that come through a web ...
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How can I search for emails that are members of a Gmail Contact Group?

In Gmail, you can set up a contact group, and email all of the members of the group at once. How can you search for all conversations involving any member of the group?
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Google allows login, but not access to Gmail or anything else

I'm confused why an old email account I have, with my own custom domain is able to login into Google, but yet not have any of the services, like Gmail. Here's my experience: I'm not even sure how ...
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Disable threading or threaded view in Gmail Group

We have people from the same email address send us orders, and requests all day with the same subject line, also auto responses from clients, they are all getting grouped together and things are ...
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Need my primary account back

I had a primary Gmail account, and I added a second Gmail address that I cannot delete, because this second email was changed to primary status. I cannot access my real primary e-mail either.
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Using [Imap], [Gmail], [Google Mail] folders in Thunderbird

I have a strange setup in my email client that I can't seem to fix. I've got two Gmail accounts setup but they're behaving differently. As you can see, the account at the top behaves as I would ...
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Gmail requires ActiveX

When I select Gmail from Google page, I get the following message. I had no problem before. It started after I fixed my IE browser prob. I tried to follow advise of message but no luck. Your ...
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Google Mail Filter for Self Mail

I am trying to make two rules about my mails coexist. Case 1: "from:@my-domain.net to:my-domain.net" - Skip inbox - Label "myself" I use the above case to group together every note I send ...
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Counting number of labels created per day in Gmail

I receive many enquiries/emails every day. Each one is labeled as enquiry. Each enquiry/email is responded to within the specific thread. Some email threads can include 20 or more emails and each ...
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In gmail, is there anyway to avoid smart labels duplicates existing labels?

I see there were some updates to gmail smart labels where they now auto categorize items as purchases, travel, etc. I already have a label called travel and it seems like it treats these as two ...
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This message was not sent to Spam because of a filter you created. OK but which filter?

Sometime I see: How can I see which filter the yellow message is talking about? I don't want to search myself. "Edit Filters" redirects to https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?shva=1#settings/filters. ...
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Can I receive a notification when a GMail account has not received an email for a given amount of time?

I have a GMail account whose main purpose is to receive updates from an instrument deployed in a remote location. The updates are received 6-8 times a day, and they are normally "All is well", and I ...
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Why am I getting a copy of sent Gmail from Android to the inbox of my Windows PC?

I send an email using Gmail app on my Android phone, and I get a copy of this very exact email in the inbox of Outlook 2010 on my Windows PC. It appears as if I got new mail, and when I check it I can ...
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Youtube account connected to google+ profile, how switch to google+ page?

When youtube forced us (I think) to link our youtube to a google+ profile, I linked it to and I guess created a google+ profile. This profile has my name and so does my youtube account, as a result. ...
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Where is Rapportive's “Claim your email address” option in new Gmail interface?

I am using Rapportive with my official email address. I need add my personal email address to same profile. I have found that there is option for the same. It's "Claim your email addresses!" feature. ...
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Is it possible to set up an automatic “response” to an email address contained with an email on Gmail?

So I know how to make canned responses, trigger automatic responses by setting up a search criteria however the problem I have is this: I've just built a new website for my company and the contact ...
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New replies to conversation threads not seen on long open tabs

I am not sure if this is just me, or if this is a wide spread issue and I am just not googling it right.. but I am facing this problem for a long time and I am not seeing any references to similar ...
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2-step verification check box does not work

I have set my Google account for 2-step verification through the phone number. But when I check the Don't ask for codes again on this computer option, it doesn't work, and every time I want to post a ...
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Is there a way to show a contact's nickname in my inbox for GMail?

I really would like a way to show a contact's nickname in my inbox. I don't want to see email's from "John Smith", I really want to see emails from "<nickname>". How can I change this behavior? ...
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How can I force an application that needs access to my Gmail account to be read-only?

I want to make sure that an application just read my Gmail account, but does not modified anything.
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How can I use other color stars in mobile Gmail?

In Gmail on my desktop computer, I can star an email with a variety of colored stars/icons (red star, yellow star, green checkbox, etc.) but when I access Gmail on my Android phone, the only color I ...
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How can I save replies in Gmail with the same label

In Gmail: Say when I have an email that has label xyz attached to it, how can I attach the same label/s to any reply?
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Getting rid of “Having trouble accessing your Google Account with an application or device?”

I'm someone who has been using 2 step verification for a year now. Recently, I keep getting the following email from no-reply@accounts.google.com: Hi Manish, Did you recently get an error ...
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Gmail account recovery — forgotten password but still can get messages

Story is as follows: My girlfriend is managing gmail account for her father. She set it up, and then used gmails POP3 import feature to download messages from said account to her own account. She ...
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disappeared e-mail alias in google apps

I have set an e-mail alias into my company domaines Gmail account. Recently (I don't know exactly when it stopped working), people started getting a "no such user" message from Google when using that ...
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How to embed the 'To:' field into my email signature in Gmail compose?

Is it possible to copy the contents of the 'To:' field into my signature when composing new mail? I would prefer to use Gmail's web-based interface (Browser Extension/User JavaScript/GreaseMonkey ...
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Filter on Sent Mail folder and delete filtered records

This is the criteria i need to remove mails from sent item folder : 1.)Subject: OMS Messages - Confirmation message 2.)before:2013-08-31 I am using this label:Sent Mail : Subject : OMS Messages - ...
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Gmail filter not working when subject field is too long

I receive lots of emails in my Gmail account that are sent to a group teamname@mydomain.com and look like this: Author: ... Date: ... New Revision: ... Added (or Modified or Removed): ... Log: ... ...
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Show Yahoo profile picture in Gmail inbox

How can I make my Yahoo profile picture visible in Gmail? When I send an e mail from Yahoo to Gmail, I cannot see any profile picture next to my email address. Here is an example photo from Gmail. I ...
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Gmail plaintext quoting format

How can I properly format text quotes such that gmail will render them graphically ? To see what I have in mind see following screenshots from my gmail. Whole thread is publicly accessible in gmane. ...
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Gmail filter sent to group but exclude if I am copied

I am setting up filters in Gmail. I am part of a distribution group and I want any email coming to that group to be filtered and labelled. The issue is when some one sent an email to the group and CC ...
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Undo automatic move to Gmail's categories

Gmail now automatically sorts messages into categories in the inbox. I have dragged a message into a category to move it there, and accidentally clicked on "yes" to have all messages with the same ...
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How to remove all “alien contacts” appeared after importing contacts from an exported CSV file?

After I exported my Gmail Contacts to a .csv file and reimported them back, I got the “alien” contacts as in the below screenshot—they have no name and something related to Google+. How can I remove ...
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Gmail chat/Hangouts issue

For the past 10 days I couldn’t open the chat box in my account. I have not done any changes to the settings. When I open the chat box (or Hangouts), it says “We're having trouble contacting our ...
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GMail Send as not working properly to Microsoft Outlook users

I'm using gmail to send emails on email A on behalf of my other gmail account, email B. I have tried checking and unchecking the alias feature, and regardless when I open the email in microsoft ...
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Gmail keyboard shortcut to insert image from URL?

Is it possible to create a Gmail keyboard shortcut to insert an image from a URL? Currently, it seems like doing so requires four steps: Mouse over the paperclip icon for "Attach files" Click on ...
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Is it possible to move messages in gmail to another tab with only the keyboard?

With Gmail's new tabbed inbox, is there a way to move a message to a different tab, using only the keyboard? Selecting a message with x, then pressing v to open the Move To drop down, shows a list of ...
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What happens if I integrate my work Google account with my personal Google account?

I have two Google accounts, one for personal with a @gmail.com address, and one for work with a @mycompany.com address. I created the @mycompany.com account to use a separate Google calendar for work. ...
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How to setup new Gmail Hangouts

I recently heard about Google Hangouts at Gmail, and I accidentally ignored “Try it now” while it asked me to try Google Hangouts. Is there any way to enable the new features back on Gmail if I ...
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true privacy with safegmail

not sure if this is the best SE site for this question SafeGmail is a way to encrypt email body test with PGP. Once you click "send" the email is encrypted and sent as encrypted text. This seems safe ...
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Gmail filter to disable POP for specific messages

I have a filter in place for certain messages I don't want to be made available via POP. I don't want to delete them but I don't want them downloaded via POP either. The current filter is "skip the ...
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In Gmail, why are my replies to emails not showing up in the original thread?

I have several Gmail accounts. Usually, when I reply to an email I receive, my email is viewable in the original thread it was sent in. However, I recently made an additional Gmail account through my ...
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Question about Gmail based CRMs - team notes

I have been hearing about some new Gmail-integrated CRM-like systems, such as Streak and Yesware. I am looking for a very specific feature, and I can't figure out if it is offered on these or other ...
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Gmail: why are all my messages “partially” labelled?

When I select a label, and "select all N messages in X label", all possible labels are partially selected. To be clear, this doesn't happen unless I select all messages in a label. None of the ...
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Are gmail replies using the same compose paradigm?

The new gmail compose experience has advantages but also drawbacks, the most obvious being the fact that it uses different paradigms for new emails and for replies. Let me explain: if I click the ...
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Using GYB to back up a gmail account and import select labels to Google apps

I have a gmail account and a Google apps email account. I successfully used GYB to back up the gmail account. I'd now like to restore select labels from the gmail account into the Google apps email ...
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Signing in to Google through very different IP addresses

Because I connect to many different VPNs and make it appear that I'm in very different geographical locations, how do I add a whitelist of IP addresses that are allowed to sign in to my account so I ...
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How to block all Emails addressed to someone else (not 'dot' problem)?

I get spam emails from sources I don't recognize AND addressed to emails that aren't even close to mine (not talking about the dot '.' issue that many have discussed in other threads). It gets to my ...
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gmail: filter to move email to the “sent folder”

Is it possible to create a gmail filter to redirect incoming email (those sent by me to me) to the sent folder? I use a VBA script to send email from Excel through smtp.googlemail.com. Unfortunately, ...