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Gmail Composing Window in Ubuntu

New to Ubuntu and am using Gmail account with it to send my emails. Question is this: As I'm writing my email, I notice that there appears to be a limitation of the content area available. As I ...
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GMail chat list doesn't show the “More options” or “Caret” icon

I was trying to organize my gmail chat contact list, I remember that previously there was a "More options" button and then it was replaced by a "Caret" icon which open a dropdown menu with the option ...
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Can I make the Gmail browser UI put the reply input box at the top?

In Gmail, when I get a response, it is at the top of the screen and the previous messages are listed underneath going down the screen. However, when I reply, the box to type my message in is placed ...
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I have a Google nickname I didn't create [duplicate]

When I send an email through Gmail, it's saying it was sent from "Holidays in United States". In my Gmail history, it's showing incoming emails came to me as "Holidays in United States" too. I have ...
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Get rid of Russian junk from my Gmail

For a while now, the spam folder in my Gmail everyday gets simply flooded with Russian-speaking / Russian-written junk e-mails. How can I get rid of it? Is there any filter in Gmail, that let me ...
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Google Docs invitation to edit on my Outlook email address

I have got an invitation to edit a Google doc on my outlook.com email address, but every time I click on the link, I get the message “You need permission”. I am signed in to my Gmail account as well ...
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Gmail search query not returning all “Today's” mails for Primary label

Say today is 12/12/2014 and I want to search all mails for Today only in my Primary label in Inbox. I type this query in Gmail search bar: in: inbox -category:{social promotions updates forums} ...
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Suspicious Login Attempt from Gmail causing other problems

After receiving an email from Google about a suspicious login attempt, I replied that it was not me and I changed my password. However, now I can no longer access gmail from Outlook or Quickbooks. ...
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Sending to multiple emails in a single Gmail contact [duplicate]

As a high school, we need to send regular emails to a certain group of student's parents. We have grouped the students by grade, however, when sending emails, it only sends to the first parent listed. ...
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How do I configure Gmail so “Removing Formatting” reverts to the settings specified in “Default Text Style”?

In Gmail, I have Verdana specified in the "Default Text Style" setting. When I click remove formatting, it reverts to Sans Serif. What I'd like it to do is just remove the bold or font-size that came ...
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Gmail account with another email ID and gmail email ID merge

I have a Yahoo email ID firstname_lastname@yahoo.com and I have created a gmail account with that email ID, So I enter firstname_lastname@yahoo.com, while visiting the java docs But before I had ...
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After making a notification in calendar I received an email but I did not get the pop-up

I made a reminder in calendar about my work. In notification I have checked the notification by email and notification by pop-up (for the same time). Later (after the notification time), when I signed ...
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Creating a filter to color the incoming email — not the “star label”

Does Gmail have the ability to create a filter, based on sender, to "color" the incoming email? For example, in my email window, I want to see all emails coming from my boss in red (not the label’s ...
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GMAIL search history keeps reappearing after deletion

I would like to remove the search history in my Gmail inbox, to prevent search terms that I have searched for earlier appearing in the dropdown list in the search field. I KNOW that this issue has ...
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Change Gmail account display name on top right menu

I've just created a new Gmail account, but I entered a wrong Last and First name. By the account edit info feature I fixed that information, but in the top right drop down menu I still see the wrong ...
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Why doesn't my Gmail photo change?

I have changed my Google+ photo 6 months ago. I even removed my old photo from the list of profile photos to be sure the old photo is gone. I even changed my photo in Gmail → Settings → My picture. ...
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Why does Gmail now lose viewed new message state?

When using Gmail, the first time in a tab (e.g. Inbox, Social, Promotional, and Forums) new messages get a NEW icon before the subject line of each message that is new since the last time you looked ...
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Prevent Gmail from applying multiple labels

I have recently imported all my mail from Outlook.com and my work email into the gmail accout and I have started to organize the messages using labels. The filters work great and I have managed to ...
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Show actual name instead of “me” in Gmail received emails [duplicate]

When I get an email from someone in Gmail, there's a list of names of other people at the top who also received this email. My name is always listed as, "me" instead of my email name. Is there any ...
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Is there a way to make Gmail work like a normal inbox?

I've been forced to use Gmail by my new employer. My old employer also used Gmail but the POP3 option was available to I consume that via Outlook. The employer has locked the POP3 option so I've no ...
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657 views

How long is GMail legally allowed to keep my emails after I delete them?

I have a gmail account since long before 2008, I wondered should I delete some or all of my mails, how long could Google legally still claim the right to internally keep them. I've checked the ...
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Need to get into my Gmail account

I have two different Gmail accounts with different e-mail addresses. My personal laptop is not working and I'm have problems opening that Gmail account on my other computer. Also, how do I change the ...
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Is it possible to “hide” a sub-label in Gmail?

I have nested labels in Gmail, but often run into a situation where I no longer want certain label showing up in the labels list on the left side. For example, let's assume I have "Year 2014" as a ...
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Gmail quotes in other clients

I recently sent an email reply through Gmail that included an inline quote from the previous message. In Gmail, this displays as I'm accustomed to seeing quotes: purple text, vertical bar in the left ...
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Sending an email from an address that is only forwarding to my current?

I have one address, 123@, that is forwarding to another address, abc@ Having lost access to the 123 address is there a way to still reply to mail sent to 123 as if it is coming from the 123 address ...
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Google Calendar and subaddressing (+): can not accept meeting invitations

I frequently use subaddressing when I give out my Gmail address, e.g., name+stackexchange@gmail.com. However, when I receive event invitations to such an address Google Calendar prevents me from ...
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Turn off suggested contacts in Gmail

I really, really don't want suggestions from my contact list to come up when I address an email. This could sometimes result in a disaster if I were to click on one of those names by accident and ...
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Add Skype contact in Gmail signature

I am using Gmail and want to add my Skype contact in signature. I know there are ways to add a Skype button using 3rd party plugins and extensions but is there a way where I can add my Skype ID to ...
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Restoring all messages of a thread in Gmail at once

Is there any way to restore all messages of a thread in the Gmail web interface at once? E.g. some messages of a thread have been deleted but not all:
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Why do Gmail addresses without dot appear in my contacts?

Some weeks ago I found out that some of my contacts in Gmail have two addresses, one with dot and one without a dot in their name. For example johndoe@gmail.com and john.doe@gmail.com. First I ...
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Gmail (Google Apps for Business) - sending email from a group address not working anymore?

We've been using Google Apps for Business for several years. We want to send out email from a group address instead of an individual one, e.g. teamA@example.com instead of JohnDoe@example.com with ...
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Why is Gmail suddenly showing future time stamp on an old, read message thread?

I had a short Gmail exchange in early November that I subsequently moved to Trash. In mid-November, the thread showed as new mail in my inbox. The time stamps on the messages in the original thread ...
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Attachment preview has quit working in Gmail

When receiving emails with pictures like .jpg attachments, Gmail no longer is previewing these, instead giving me the following message and associated options: Apologies. There is no preview ...
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Switching between Gmail accounts allows access to Facebook

After I logged into my Gmail account from my parents' home PC, where they too use to log into their own Gmail accounts, they are now able to: Log into my Facebook account View all of my Google ...
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Gmail “New message in this thread” show up automatically?

In Gmail, when you have a thread open and a new email comes in, you get a yellow notification in the bottom right telling you when a new email has arrived. Is there any way to automatically load the ...
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Google Apps email forwarding to regular Gmail account

I have a Google Apps email account that I'd like to close. But, I'd like to retain emails that go to the account. Can I forward emails that are aimed at my Google Apps account to my regular Gmail ...
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Filter by domain and subdomain separately inGoogle Apps email

I want to setup a mail filter to filter my catchall email by their domain and subdomain only. I've tried the obvious way of to:example.com for the primary domain and another filter ...
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Gmail “suspicious sign-in attempts” email - legitimate? [duplicate]

I got two emails this week from Gmail, claiming to have prevented "suspicious sign-in attempts" to my account. These emails came from the address: signins.activityalerts@gmail.com (using the name ...
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Gmail unusual activity but no alert

From time to time, I check the Gmail "Last account activity" log. I live in Belgium and mainly use the usual Gmail website. Yesterday, I noticed there was two mobile connections from France, with this ...
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How to prevent Gmail to add name part before email address

When I start to write and email address to the recipients, Gmail shows a list of suggestions. When I click on one of them, it adds a box showing the name related to that email address in my contacts. ...
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Download old attachment file on Gmail marked as a virus [duplicate]

I have an old file attachment (file.zip) in my Gmail account. I want to download it but now Gmail says that the file that I want to download is blocked because it is a virus. I think one trick is to ...
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How to get confirmation of Google Group address

I stumbled across a Gmail Group guide from a couple of years ago. Basically I followed its steps and created a group with the name@googlegroups.com format. I logged into my original address and went ...
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How do I show all my Gmail on one page? [closed]

I use Yahoo mail and it shows all my mail on one page. How do I get my Gmail to do the same thing? I think it is more convenient that way.
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Gmail label rule works odd when “to” is empty

I've got a label rule that labels everything that comes to a specified email (I manage more than one address inside Gmail). Then I've got a rule that removes from inbox everything with that label and ...
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How to find an email in Gmail that was snoozed in Google Inbox?

I recently started trying out the new Inbox app from Google. While it generally works side by side with Gmail, there is one thing I can't find a parallel for in Gmail. When a mail (or reminder) is ...
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Gmail has stopped grouping messages with the same subject

Gmail is no longer grouping emails with the same subject (conversation view), just like it was in the "old days". How can I group my mails in Gmail again?
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Gmail possibly hacked?

I just noticed that my Gmail address has a different name attached to it. I was taking a pic with my iPhone (to place an ad) and forwarded it to myself through email in order to use a different ...
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Mark multiple messages as read in Inbox by Gmail

Is there a way to select multiple messages and mark them as read in Inbox by Gmail? I can select multiple messages, but I can't find any way to mark them as read. I can mark them done, but not read. ...
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Do Google Apps group email addresses and email addresses support plus signs and periods in email addresses?

Do Google Apps group email addresses and email addresses support plus signs and arbitrary periods in addresses, like normal Gmail addresses do? For example, if I have a group email address (e.g. one ...
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Is there a way to list messages in gmail by descending order of size? [duplicate]

I'd like to get my gmail space down. Logically the way to do it would be to start with the largest messages first. (Pareto chart reasoning - start with the things that give the largest benefit.) My ...