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How does Gmail Categorise the email as Primary, Social, etc.?

How does Gmail categorise the email messages in my inbox as primary, social, etc.? What should I do to make my mails send from my application be in the primary box always?
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Equivalent of 'BCC' in Google+ so we can share posts with multiple people, privately?

In Google+ I would like to share a post privately to multiple people, with comments and re-sharing disabled and whoever received this post should not be able to see who else I've shared it with. Its ...
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I want to change the name on my email messages

How do I change this, please, from "John Smith" to just "John"?
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How can I set up Gmail to change the from/to address when automatically forwarding email?

I have two Gmail accounts: my normal Gmail account (me@gmail.com), and an account for my school that is hosted through Gmail (me@school.edu). I get lots of emails on both accounts, and some people ...
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How to Set a Reply-to Address in Gmail Account

When I send an email, I am using myfirstemail@gmail.com, but I want my recipients to reply to mysecondemail@gmail.com. Where should I configure it? I googled, but somehow, Google's account settings ...
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Sending SMS from GTalk in India - Out of Order recently

I have been using gmail for quite a long time now, also been a frequent user of its SMS service through the chat (I mean the old version, not Hangouts). Recently, there is some problem using this for ...
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How do I recover my Gmail folders after I emptied them by accident?

Can I get my Gmail folders back? I bought a new Android tablet and accidentally deleted them into the recycle bin and emptied them.
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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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Unable to send email to people in Google+ circles

Recently, a Google blog post announced that one can now send emails to people in their Google+ circles. I am able to do that from my main GMail account but a new account I created doesn't have access ...
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Import/export Gmail contacts?

I have two Gmails. One is for school, and is part of the organization. The other is personal. I've already set up forwarding from school to personal and set it so that I can send email from my school ...
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Can you use Google Apps for Business without GMail?

If a company has an established mail server setup, which they do not want to abandon, can you use Google Apps for Business just for the other services? I would guess that you can, but would require ...
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How can I see how much space a label or folder is taking up in Gmail?

Is there a way to see how how much space a label/folder is taking up on Gmail ? I know I can see the overall account info at the bottom i.e., "x of 15gb" - but is there a way to break this down by ...
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Is there a way to show the “To” address in the GMail inbox?

I have a wildcard set up on my domain name for emails so that all emails that are sent to anything@mydomain.com will be sent to my GMail account. I use this so I can give different addresses to ...
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Can't receive Google 2-Step Verification to my phone because I no longer use that number

I can no longer get into my Gmail account as I enabled Google 2-Step Verification. I have not used this number for almost a year, and I cannot get into Gmail with it. I've tried everything from ...
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How can I change the sender name in a canned response in GMail?

I have set up a canned responses in GMail, but the response shows myname@gmail.com+canned response as the sender. Is there a way to change the sender header so it does not say canned response?
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How to cc a personal contact group in Gmail?

I am aware of the way to send a mail to a group of users, by creating a contact list. Is there a way to add all the users to cc in a different email? Say to abc@hello.com cc my personal group. ...
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check mail keyboard shortcut for Gmail

Is there a keyboard shortcut to check for new mail in Gmail? (Question inspired because I frequently: get a notification from my phone and recognize the sound as a new email on the Gmail app and many ...
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Accessing Gmail on my iPhone when overseas

When I travelled overseas recently I used my iPhone to check email in Iceland. The next time I tried to open Gmail in another country I was told my account had been suspended due to a potential ...
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Apply inbox label to mail in gmail

If I'm reading an email and I accidentally hit archive, how can I undo this? It used to be simple: I could use the back button and there was a "move to inbox" menu item. Failing that, I believe one ...
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Weird Gmail Blue Bar [duplicate]

When I log into gmail using Chrome on my home Dell Windows 7 laptop I get this blue bar on the left of the top email (see picture). Once I open an email and go back into inbox, it goes away. What is ...
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How to filter empty drafts in Gmail?

I want to use Gmail's search to find all my empty replies or drafts (mostly because I quite frequency click in the reply text area and create a new draft without meaning to). To test this out I ...
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Gmail blue bar issue

When I first open Gmail and my inbox loads there is a long blue line to the left of the top email. This disappears after I have opened an email and gone back to the Inbox. Has anyone heard of this ...
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How to view the header of an email in Gmail?

I would like to view the full header of an email message in Gmail. Is this feature allowed or are you only allowed to view it on the mailbox server on their side?
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How to recover a Gmail account after changing the password? [duplicate]

I have changed my Gmail password, and I can not recover it. I have the Old password, which was working fine. I have lost my account data. I have changed my phone number. The alternative email have ...
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How to change my Gmail account phone number

How do I change my phone number on my Gmail account on my new phone? I have forgotten my password and can’t change it because it sends a code to my old number.
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Gmail “suspicious sign-in prevented” message - How to stop it?

I am a Spaniard living in China. Recently I have been receiving many alert messages from Google "Preventing myself" from accessing my account. I think because I use a VPN to connect to the internet. ...
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How do I completely remove an e-mail and chat contact from Gmail?

If I go to my e-mail list when sending an e-mail to someone on Gmail, an e-mail from a person I don't want to see is there and I can remove it at all. I don't want this information in my e-mail list ...
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Recent changes to Gmail's Reply mechanism

Has Gmail team introduced some change to "reply" mechanism recently? Here is, what I found (can't figure out exact time frames -- sorry): Some time ago: in any conversation between me and ...
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Gmail attachments in trash, but invisible

I uploaded some files as attachments and sent them. My iPhone and IMAP mail client show blank messages in Trash with the subject "Attachment", each with a single attachment. The gmail.com website ...
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Keep getting spam which have the same “mailed-by” field. Marking spam doesn't work. Can’t create filter based on this. How to mark these as spam?

I keep getting messages with different From but the same mailed-by field. I need to mark these messages as spam, but simply doing so doesn't work. Creating filters searches for From values only, so ...
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Some of Gmail labels show the # of unread messages and some don't

I have many Gmail labels. Some of them become bold when there is something within them that is unread, and then show me how many are unread in brackets, and some don't! In other words, some look like ...
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Google Apps for your domain (Free Edition) login page gets redirected to gmail

I have already seen identical questions - here and here. I've tried all the solutions posted, checking the redirect URL in the Admin console, and deleting all cookies. However, I keep getting ...
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How can I automatically find duplicates amongst my draft in Gmail?

I sometimes open a Gmail draft in several browsers. This can cause draft to be duplicated. How can I automatically find duplicates among my drafts in Gmail? Ideally I would like a solution to spot ...
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Help with changing my password when I've lost it [duplicate]

I seemed to have the wrong password for my account. The only recovery procedure for Gmail is to send me a mail to my other Gmail account. I can't access it because it is the same password for that ...
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Add event to secondary Google calendar

I often receive invites to events via Gmail, and wish to add them to one of my calendars in Google. When I click 'add to calendar' (or equivalent), I see the usual drop-down to allow me to choose ...
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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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Recovering a saved email in Gmail

A person with low computer skills was writing a message in Gmail (web interface). You know how as you type it automatically saves the message and the word "saved" appears at the bottom, she clicked ...
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Have gmail import all mail, then use the spam box

I have a few gmail accounts that are all imported to a main one via POP3 from my main account. Here's how it goes now: Spam gets sent to other inbox -> Gets caught in other inbox spam filter Here's ...
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Gmail-compatible WYSIWYG<->Raw HTML editor

I've been typing out some particularly richly-formatted emails in Gmail recently, and the bugs in Chrome's contentEditible=true rich-text-formatting heuristics are really starting to drive me to ...
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Way to change subject line in Gmail responses [duplicate]

The drop down menu from the "reply" does not provide "edit subject line." Please provide a screenshot of where one goes to edit the subject line.
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Does Gmail calculate email storage per plus sign or alias address?

With Gmail you can arrange additional address aliases by appending + and any arbitrary string to your original login. Example: original account: johndoe@gmail.com sample aliases: ...
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Will I ever get a Facebook Looking back video again? [duplicate]

I got a facebook looking back movie, however, I didn't post it immediatly. I then deleted some photos and went back to watch the rest of the video then share it, but all I saw were like six pictures.I ...
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Gmail: Suspicious sign in prevented

I received the following message from Gmail indicating someone attempted to hijack my account. I confirmed this by looking at the details history on my account and the IP address listed below showed ...
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Sending email from gmail appears in outlook.com inbox

I recently added a gmail account to my outlook.com account. Now I have tried to remove it unsuccessfully and whenever I send an email from gmail it is showing up in the inbox for my outlook.com ...
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How often does Gmail auto-check for new emails?

In Gmail, there are 3 ways to check for new email: Wait Refresh page Click the refresh button How often does Gmail check while you're waiting?
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How to send my vCard using gmail [duplicate]

I am new to the whole "vCard" thing. How can I attach my vCard to my emails using gmail?
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Copy a Gmail to a folder not in Gmail

I want to keep copies of email that contain attachments such as quotes in a separate vendor file not in Gmail. In outlook I could drag and drop the email or the attachment. In gmail sometimes I can ...
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How to access Gmail emails in SkyDrive from outlook.com?

So say you have transferred your emails from Gmails into SkyDrive. How do you access and view or forward them from outlook.com? Any settings to set up?
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How to delete Gmail signatures

I have defined multiple signatures in Gmail, but want to delete some of them. How do I do it? I have figured out how to blank them out, but want to actually delete them so that they don't get selected ...