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How does Gmail know there is an executable file within an encrypted file?

I encrypted a folder with this command: tar -zcf - rails_project | openssl des3 -salt -k 123456 | dd of=rails.tar.gz Attached it to a mail, press send, and voila, error message that I can't attach ...
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Send chat request to all Gmail users

I started my personal domain and configured Gmail to use as mail server. I imported all contacts from my old Gmail account to the new one. Now, how I can send chat request to all contacts from my new ...
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How to remove Gmail's prevention of the “suspicious sign-in”?

I got mail from Gmail saying someone from a certain IP tried to log-in and it was prevented and that I should reset my password by following the given link if I don't recognise the address. ...We ...
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Gmail keyboard shortcut to indicate meeting attendance

When I get a meeting (appointment) invitation in my GMail inbox from another Google Apps user, there are links embedded in the message that I can use to indicate my meeting attendance: "Going? Yes - ...
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Gmail filter causing duplicate message to be sent to my inbox

I have set a filter on my Gmail to ensure that all messages sent from the company website do not get marked as spam. The have the words [Rhythm Time] in the subject so are easy to identify. However, ...
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How to preserve newlines in GMail mails when posting them via ifttt on Facebook wall?

I'm trying to post specific emails I get directly on a Facebook wall via ifttt (if-this-then-that). The problem is, my newlines (or carriage returns) get destroyed or deleted. The text in the email ...
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How can I filter and label emails that are sent to a mailing list (which I am a part of)?

My current Gmail e-mail address is a part of a bunch of mailing lists that I need to be a part of. The problem is that I don't know what they are and they are always changing. So, how can I have it ...
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Gmail in Google Apps now catching too much spam

I just moved from personal gmail to Google Apps gmail. I successfully moved over my label filters and all seemed to be working well. However, I noticed today that many emails that have been correctly ...
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gmail search top level domain but not search in sender id

I'm being spammed a lot lately from *@*.in domains I know how to create a filter so I can auto delete those messages. But I need a search that only searches in the mail address. for example if i use ...
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How to show messages whose only label is “Inbox”?

I have a ton of labels. How do I tell Gmail to show all messages which are in my INBOX and have no label?
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Importing contacts and mails from Gmail to business Gmail

I have created a business Gmail account from Google Apps with custom domain. I want to transfer my emails and contacts from my old Gmail to this one. The thing is, in Gmail settings there is a tab ...
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Non-Transparent Msg Forwarding in Gmail

I am trying to use Gmail as a group messaging system between 3 people - A, B and C. I created a Gmail ID - D for this purpose. I then set rules in Gmail which work as follows - If A sends an email ...
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Display all hidden chat members in Gtalk

Gtalk doesn't provide groups in chat window. If I am online, I am online for all. If I am invisible, I am invisible for all. So, I see a very large list when I get online. For me, say for example, few ...
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Attach files from Google Docs directly from Gmail

This question may in some respect, resemble Attach multiple files to an email from Google Docs, but the answers there didn't answer my question. I often find myself wanting to attach documents stored ...
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Several Gmail accounts sharing one email address

In our company, using Google Apps, we need that everyone can check one special email address. What I did was to create a group for that special address and added everyone to that group so that all of ...
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Are there permalinks to specific messages within a Gmail thread?

I know you can copy/paste the URL bar to save a permalink for a message thread. Is there a way to permalink a specific message within a thread?
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Gmail - inbox and mail window too wide

I've been having a weird issue with Gmail window formatting for quite a while now and it drives me mad. It only occurs on one of my computers (does not occur on laptop, nor PC at work). It affects all ...
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How to add an email address from a gmail message to my google contacts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: In Gmail, how do I create a contact from a recipient of an email? There's a sidebar that pops up offering to add people on the message to my circles, but not my address ...
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Autoforward outgoing mail in Gmail [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Send a copy of outbound messages to another address Is there a way to make all mail sent through a Gmail account get Auto BCC'd to another address? Here is my scenario: ...
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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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Did Gmail change their option for default composing From field? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I set Gmail to use my default account? I have several accounts attached to my gmail account. One of them is set up as a "default". I also have the flag "Always ...
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Creating Google+ Account without Gmail address

Google allows us to use many of its services without having a Gmail account. But when I visit Google+ and click on the "Sign Up" button, it asks to select a new username and create a new password. Is ...
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In GMail, is there any way to search for “long” emails that I have written?

Over the years, I've written a number of long emails to folks in GMail, and in some of them I think there were some interesting ideas I'd like to go back and look at and possibly do something with. ...
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How do I set Gmail to use my default account? [closed]

How do I set Gmail to use my default account? My settings are set correctly, so this appears to be a bug. Details: I've checked my settings and my ****@xona.com account is set to be the default, but ...
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Disable multiple-account sign in Gmail

I accidently linked two accounts together with Gmail multiple account sign-in. When I go to https://www.google.com/settings/security there is supposed to be an option about multiple sign in under the ...
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Chats between my friend and I on Gmail aren't saved and neither of us know why?

I noticed the other day when one person in my chat list IM's me in Gmail, I don't get a desktop notification and all chats with him are not logged. At first I wondered if he was just off the record, ...
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Additional emails in Google Apps

I want to create additional email addresses for my Google Apps account, like support@mysite.com or press@mysite.com. Do I add additional users? Those emails addresses don't really represent users ...
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Facebook account with a Gmail email address

When I am on my Facebook account with a Gmail email address, will Gmail notify me at what time I have accessed my Facebook account?
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Mass Delete GMail EMail while keeping certain addresses

I would like to delete majority of the email in my inbox. I have read ways of doing this, here is the method: Open your Web browser, head to Gmail, and sign into your account. Next to the Search the ...
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Which email services “thread” email conversations into 1 item in the inbox (like Gmail does)? [closed]

I would like to have a record of all email services, other than Gmail, that have the following feature: a chain of replies to a single original email are placed together into a "thread" so that all ...
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Some incoming Gmail messages do not word wrap

I've noticed that in Gmail some incoming emails do not word wrap. This is quite annoying as I have to navigate the cursor horizontally to read the message. Some people think that the sender's email ...
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Gmail, Spamcop.net, and Yahoo Axis

Yesterday I installed Yahoo Axis for Google Chrome. While I haven't used it too much, it looks good. Anyway, moving on, I frequently go over my Spam folder on Gmail to report spam on spamcop.net. What ...
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Gmail: Forwarded email to another recipient DeliveredTo me

I tried to forward an email that landed in my Gmail account to a 3rd party (through the Gmail web interface); should be simple enough... However, I check my own emails immediately afterwards, and I ...
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Get sent emails copy in inbox

In Gmail, whenever I send an email I want to get a copy of the message that I sent in my inbox, 100% of the time. How can I do this?
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Set “All mail” as my default Inbox in Gmail?

Is there a way to set my Gmail so that the default Inbox is "All mail"? I mean as soon as I go to gmail.com or mail.google.com, All Mail opens up, is this possible other than specifying it in the ...
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Can I undo a “mark all as read” operation in Gmail?

I accidentally marked all of my messages as read in Gmail. Can I undo this action?
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How do I turn off the Gmail 2-step verification?

I accidentally signed up for 2 step verification and now I cannot get into my Gmail account on my MacBook using Mail.app. I don't have a phone where I can access emails so this is all confusing.
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How to get Gmail notified when a label has new unread message?

I create a label for facebook/twitter incoming notification messages and auto archive them into associative labels using filter. That way, I don't get notified when new messages arrived. So what I ...
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Gmail auto-reply each weekend?

I cannot find a feature in Gmail which will let me set an auto-reply message sent each weekend automatically?! So any person who send an email to me during Sat or Sun will get auto-reply that I will ...
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Gmail—add star to all emails received

I'd like all emails received to my Gmail account to be starred. I've set up a filter for *, but this also stars messages in my Sent Mail. I can't use to:myaddress@gmail.com because I have a catch-all ...
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Filtering Gmail for emails that include a plus sign

I know you can filter emails in Gmail by utilizing plus signs (e.g., bob+something@gmail.com). But is there a way to filter for the opposite - that is, include emails in gmail only where a plus sign ...
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How can I delete the multiple draft mails in Gmail (that I have selected via checkboxes)?

I can use the checkbox to select multiple messages, but how can I delete them all in one go? I've tried every option I can see to no avail.
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Delete an attachment sent in an email between Gmail accounts

I accidentally sent the wrong image in an email and it contains sensitive information. Is there a way to delete that file? I know the answer is going to be no because once the email is sent it goes to ...
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Filing to labels in Gmail

With all of Gmail's changes, I've lost the ability to file my emails into my created labels. Instead, they now stay in my inbox, with the named label listed on the subject line; thus voiding the ...
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Auto CC all outgoing mail [duplicate]

Is there a way to auto CC to a specific email adress all outgoing emails from a Gmail account? I tried doing it with a filter but I don't have the option of CC. I know there is a script for ...
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Search for messages from non-contacts in Gmail

I'd like to clean up my Gmail inbox and want to search for messages from people who are not in my contacts. Ideally it would be something like: -from:(is:contact) but is:contact isn't an actual ...
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Abandoning immature Gmail address for formal address. How do I minimize the pain of switching within other Google Apps? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to migrate all my Google data to another acount? I'm leaving for college next year, and I want to leave behind my lame email address. I created a new address that ...
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Do I need to verify my domain name again for Google Apps after it expires?

I have registered a domain name and created an email account for that domain using Google Apps. I want to know what will happen to my Google Apps account associated with that domain after its ...
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Gmail account accessed from reserved IP address

Gmail tells me that it was recently accessed by IP address 242.162.62.141, and that it blocked the suspicious access, and I should change my password immediately. But 242.162.62.141 is a reserved IP ...
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Is there a Google / Gmail API to send emails? [closed]

I've just installed Calibre to manage my Kindle ebooks and it wants my Gmail username and password to be able to send documents to my @Kindle.com email address. Which made me wonder. There is Google ...