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How to deal with overlapping Gmail filters

I have a Gmail account and a live.unc.edu account. The live.unc.edu account forwards to my Gmail account. I've made a Gmail label called “UNC” and set up a filter to catch all email that is to: ...
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Cancelling a Gmail account

In reading all the responses about how to change a Gmail address it seems to me the answer is you can't do it. Is this really correct that once you get an email account are stuck with it the rest ...
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How do you prevent Gmail from locking you out of your account when travelling?

A relative of mine is currently in a different country and asked me for help as they can't log into their own Gmail account from there. Gmail considers the login attempt suspicious, almost certainly ...
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How do I get the 'reminders' channel in IFTTT to work with Gmail?

I'm trying to use the reminders app to send a Gmail email through IFTTT. I looked into the authorization IFTTT has for Gmail and it appears that it does not have the ability to send emails, so I ...
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Is it possible to forward all emails from a contact in Gmail if said contact has multiple email addresses? If so, how?

My flatmate and I recently signed up for a shared T-Mobile plan because it was cheaper than having separate ones. I am the main account holder so all of the bills and stuff go to my email address. ...
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How to respond within an incoming email with different font colors?

I use gmail. Other gmail users can take my email message to them, and insert their answers to my questions wherever they want in my original message, and then change the font color. It is very nice, ...
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Google Calendar notifications go to Gmail spam box

I mistakenly marked Google Calendar notification email as a spam, so these notification mails go to spam box. How can I let these emails come to inbox hereafter?
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Mozilla Thunderbird “Get Mail” doesn't get all the mail from the beginning

I have installed Mozilla Thunderbird, now it updated to version 24.5.0 . I am trying to download all the emails from my Gmail account to Thunderbird. The problem is that only emails from 8 August ...
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Password recovery [duplicate]

My browser remembers the password of my Gmail account but I have forgotten it. I want to recover and store it somewhere securely for future emergency. Please help.
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Sent mail still reflects old email name when I receive a response to message

I changed my account settings to reflect my newly sent mail with my name, and all my outgoing mail reflects this change. However, when people reply to messages, the message is addressed to the old ...
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“Mute” alternative for conversations that aren't in the inbox

How can I both: Keep mailing lists out of my inbox (to read separately later) Selectively hide mailing list conversations (including their future messages) I've tried using a filter for mailing ...
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Control the maximum characters per line

Gmail displays all the emails I sent in a maximum number of characters per line. This limit is half of that for display of others' emails sent to me. Can I control the limit number: in general ...
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Create a Gmail filter for Calendar Notifications

I'd like to create a gmail filter to filter all of my Google Calendar notifications into a separate folder. Google Calendar notifications have headers that look like the following: Reply-To: Helen ...
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How do I get rid of gmails and contacts that were imported from an iPhone?

Another person has used my iPhone and set up a gmail account importing all their contacts and emails. now all their 8000 emails are on my phone and I do not know how to get rid of them or their ...
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Gmail Inbox, show all threads with a label in default Inbox view

I want 4 fields in my default view in gmail: important label "to read" label "to do" everything else I am almost there, but the "to do" and "to read" fields do not show threads which have the ...
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Reading Gmail messages in Opera

My gmail messages are one line and say "Ok thanks for the tip on the then the next message. How do I read the rest of the message? Clicking on them, double clicking, left and right and ...
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Does Gmail provide a way to see a hash of an email?

Does Gmail provide a way to see a hash that they say represents the sum of all data within a given email?
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In Gmail, what is the safest way to download, save & print all emails with a given tag?

Attempting to securely download all the emails with a given tag in Gmail, save them to a single file, and print that file.
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Search Gmail for messages without seeing my inbox

For a long time now, I've benefited from the ability to compose an email in gmail without seeing my inbox (I get distracted by my inbox so easily). Compose an email in Gmail without seeing my inbox ...
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Gmail help - primary account on Google Drive updated without permission

I accidentally changed a global Google Drive login from a work email address to be a personalised gmail account as the primary account. I can still login using the other accounts but it's proving to ...
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Delegating Access to Gmail Account Doesn't Work

I know that Gmail supports a way to delegate access to your email account. However, when I go into Gmail settings, I do not see the option to delegate access (screenshot below). I am using Google ...
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How to find/delete all emails before a certain date in Gmail?

In Gmail, is there a query I can use to find all emails before a certain date? My company currently has a mailbox with 500K emails and it's starting to get really slow when performing a query. I'd ...
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Forward All Except Filter in Gmail

I'm using Gmail Forwarding to forward all messages to another account. However I have about 50 email addresses in a filter that I do not want forwarded. I don't want to mark these messages as spam, ...
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Gmail keeps on logging me out every little time

I'm using Chrome as my browser to log in to my Gmail, Calendar and other services by Google, and every once in short while, I'm kicked out of the service and I have to re-login again. I can't ...
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Workaround for broken threading in GMail [closed]

Gmail threading is broken. It seems to work on the basis of subject line, and some unknown-to-me timing function. Examples: I commented on two different Facebook groups. I am setup to get replies ...
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Can a virus access Gmail contacts?

My contacts have recently been receiving spam emails from my Gmail address. I am quite certain it is my Gmail contacts (one address is a craigslist response address that I once used). So it would ...
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“Something seems a bit different about the way you're trying to sign in” to Gmail

I'm trying to log in to a very old Gmail account of mine. When I enter the correct password, I'm taken to a page that says: Something seems a bit different about the way you're trying to sign in. ...
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Problems with 2nd Gmail address affecting Blogger and Google+ profile

I have a small business and I have a blog using Blogger (http://straightforwardconsultancy.blogspot.co.uk) which I set up using a Gmail address and later connected to a Google+ profile. All was fine ...
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Labelling and Moving in Gmail

If labeling and moving are the same thing why does Google give option to do both? I was previously trying to resolve an issue wherein I couldn't select multiple pages of emails and move them to a ...
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How do I log in on Gmail on someone else's computer?

I am trying to log in on Gmail on my husband's computer. He doesn't use Gmail but, when I try to log in it doesn't ask me for my email address, just the password. So, I can't log in! How can I do ...
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How to access Gmail with HTTP?

How can I use Gmail with HTTP? There are other questions regarding this issue but they are for several years ago. I think Google has made HTTPS mandatory, but I cannot find any link about this.
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Items sent from Google Drive don't appear in Sent Items folder

When I send a Google Drive file as attachment, the file does get sent, but the mail doesn't appear in GMail's Sent Items folder. Repro: Google Drive => Right-click on a document => Share... => ...
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Protect emails from deletion in Gmail

In our company, we always create a common email address to put things to check by project common people. Maybe some important emails can be delete recklessly. So I feel some or all mails can be ...
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Stopping Gmail from sending base64 attachments

There is an email I need to send but attachments can't be base64 or my email gets rejected. I checked within Gmail settings to see if there was some sort of option to change that but found nothing. ...
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Gmail password reset question

I have tried over 20 times to reset my Gmail password using the "I forgot my password" link on my phone and am having no luck. Obviously the information I'm submitting isn't correct. Is there ...
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Gmail password recovery [duplicate]

I lost my Gmail password, I still have access to my phone (and I enabled 2-step verification) but I don't have access to my recovery mail. When I go for the recovery option, it shows only recovery ...
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Gmail Alternate Username

On my Google Account link https://www.google.com/settings/personalinfo My core Google account of coreAddressLongSilly@gmail.com lists an Alternate username of alterUser Primary email ...
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Forwarding from Outlook without losing sender information

How can I forward an email to Gmail and not lose the sender information? I want to reply but it just has my Outlook address.
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Gmail Delay Send

I received a very personal Gmail e-mail message today from the e-mail account of a friend who passed away 6 months ago. Is there a way to tell whether a Gmail e-mail message was sent using a delay ...
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Lot of spam to deactivated email address

I used to have an email address from an educational institution that just got deactivated. However, they still forward their email to my other Gmail email address for a month (this is the main, ...
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How do I unquote in Gmail?

There is a "quote" formatting option within Gmail, but no "unquote" to undo the deeper quote level. How do I unquote text?
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How to remove the archiving in Gmail

Is there a way to get rid of archiving in Gmail? I don't want or need it.
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Remove account from Google Account chooser

I've looked at several forums like this one and this one but since Google changes their interface every couple days, they're all wrong. Here's what my sign in page looks like today and I can't remove ...
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Gmail: Archive instead of binning deleted messages

I have a Jolla phone. The default mail app doesn't have an "archive" option like the official Gmail app does and if you delete mails they go to the bin, whereas I would like them to be archived. Is ...
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Can't get into my Gmail account

Because of messages I received about the mail server being insecure, I was told to change my password. This I did with relative ease, got a "verification code" to use, went through two or three steps ...
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Discarding faster spam mail in gmail [duplicate]

Sometimes I like to browse my spam folder, to make sure Im not passing by something that is important. The problem is that there is so much spam that is even hard browse through it. I notice some ...
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Should changes be made to the e-mail client or actual e-mail account itself?

Sometimes I'm unsure if I should change Outlook or the gmail settings. For example, I noticed both gmail and Outlook asked me for my real name. Why is this and what happens if they are different? If ...
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Signature with an image is randomly displayed automatically

When I setup an Email signature for a client on a Gmail account, the image is not being displayed when I look at it on my own Gmail account, but with other Gmail accounts it works. I tried different ...
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When exporting Gmail contacts, the names not showing

In Gmail, I have a large Group that I use for communications. I downloaded the group to Excel using the Export option and created a csv file. While everyone on my list has a first and last name. A ...
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Google calendar migrated, old account forwarding but not adding to calendar

We have changed our domain and migrated email and calendars. We have setup email forwarding per user as not all customers have updated the email addresses. When a meeting invite is emailed to the old ...