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I need to send an email to everyone I've ever sent mail to

So it looks like my gmail account was compromised yesterday and "I" sent a spam message out to not just everyone in my contacts, but everyone I've ever sent e-mail to from that account. I'd like to ...
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How long do embedded images stay available in draft emails in Gmail?

I sometimes embed images in the body of a draft email (images that I upload to Google, and are not hosted on some external website). After a while the image becomes unavailable: How long do ...
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Gmail “Send Mail As” from a Google Apps account, using an alias

I have two Google mail accounts: my main account (myself@gmail.com) and a Google Apps account (myself@g.mydomain.com). I would like to use my primary gmail.com address to sign in and receive all mail, ...
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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 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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How to see who is online with the new “Hangouts” in Gmail?

I just upgraded to from regular Google chat to the new Hangouts feature using this article, but one thing I can't figure out is how to see if people are online. In the regular Google chat there was a ...
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How to move all (not just showing) mails in gmail to another folder?

I have a couple thousand e-mails in my Gmail inbox which I want to move to a folder called "oldmail". I can select the checkbox button and then "All" and move but it only selects and moves those that ...
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Remove dots from Gmail sender field

I am trying to unsubscribe from a mailing list but cannot. Here's the deal: I subscribed using firtlast@gmail.com Tried to unsubscribe by sending an unsubscribe email to list Didn't work because I ...
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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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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's “Show trimmed content” - is there a keyboard shortcut?

So far I like the "new compose experience" with one exception: I always want to "Show trimmed content" when replying. Is there a keyboard shortcut for that? I haven't been able to find one, if there ...
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I've installed the Google voice and video chat web browser plugin, but Gmail doesn't detect it

I want to use Google voice and video chat on Iceweasel 10.0.4 on Debian Linux 6.0.5. (Iceweasel is the Firefox derivative that comes with Debian Linux.) I've installed Google's voice-and-video ...
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Why does Chrome log in Gmail automatically?

When opening Chrome browser, and whenever loading a page, it will show my Gmail address at the upper right corner of the web page, does that mean the Gmail is logged in automatically?
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260 views

Can I block incoming emails to my Gmail?

I need to block someone's e-mail messages to me. I have a Gmail account. Is it possible to do this?
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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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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 remove Google+ Circles contacts in Gmail contacts?

I see that in my Gmail contacts there are duplicated contacts that come from Google+ as below snapshot. I really don't want those contacts appear in my Gmail. How can I get rid of it?
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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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425 views

Change Gmail subject line in original email

Sometimes I receive an email in my Gmail program that I would like to save in a folder but the subject line of my incoming email does not reflect the specific content of the email. For example, the ...
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View full size images inline in Gmail (they appear small to fit in within the email)

Sometimes I receive an email with an inline image in Gmail. I have to right click the image and paste into an external app, like Paint, to see it full size. Is there any way to zoom this from within ...
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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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Can a Google Apps admin see searches made by accounts?

Is it possible for the owners or admins of a Google Apps account to see the searches made by user accounts when those user accounts are logged in? My company switched its email system to Google. My ...
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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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How to send messages to spam in Gmail filter?

Is there a way to create a Gmail filter that sends the filtered items to the spam folder? There is an option to send it to a label, or to "Never send it to Spam" (which is ironic considering what I ...
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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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Forget my Gmail password & SIM card—how can I recover my password?

I forgot my Gmail password & lost my phone SIM card. How can I recover access to my email account?
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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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244 views

attach a note to an email (in gmail)

I want to attach a little note on some conversations, for reference/summarization/etc It is not yet built-in but google is I think collecting enough votes for this feature. There's a third-party app ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Where can I see the date I created my Gmail account?

Well, it's a long time I'm using my Gmail account. Today, I had a talk with my friends about the date we created our Gmail accounts and we all had some guesses about it. Is there any option in Gmail ...
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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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How can I only search the Primary inbox in GMail?

With the new GMail inbox, I've gotten into the habit of ignoring everything that's not in the Primary inbox. I don't care about anything that's in any of the other inboxes (inboxen?). When I search ...
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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: Recover deleted email from browser cache

I've permanently deleted an important email from Gmail Trash folder. And as I understand it, there is no way to recover the email from inside the Gmail application. But, I figured that my browser ...
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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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How can I stop Gmail from serving me auto translations based on my IP address?

When I go to Gmail website (FireFox, if this info is needed) with a different IP (IP from Germany), they automatically translate the page to German. How do I stop this behavior (in other words I want ...
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Can I view the HTML source of an email sent to my Gmail address?

I'd like to see how a certain email was put together. So my question is: is there a "View Source" for emails sent to Gmail?
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Migrating an Outlook .pst file to Gmail

My mother-in-law has been using Outlook for 10+ years and is having all kinds of issues with a very large .pst file. She currently uses it with POP based email provider only (she is an individual and ...
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Gmail email filtering

I have the following problem. Basicaly, I have several email accounts - one for my uni, one for my job, a personal one etc. I primarly use Gmail, so I have all my emails redirected to this single ...
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How can I save all of my emails?

My work email is being deactivated. How can I save all of my received emails onto my laptop or an external hard drive? My laptop is a MAC.
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How can I write math symbols or Greek letters in Gmail?

How can I write math symbols or Greek letters in Gmail?
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How to paste raw HTML into an email in Gmail?

I would like to send an HTML Newsletter from my Gmail account. I have the raw HTML, but how can I paste it into the editor, so Gmail will recognize it as HTML? Is this even possible?
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Why Gmail Meter is not working

I added Gmail Meter to my Gmail account but it never reported anything. Do you know what could be the matter? I worked to authorize and add the script, then I waited and nothing happened. When I go ...
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Permalink to specific Gmail inbox

Gmail's multiple account support distinguishes between Gmail accounts with just an index, which simply reflects the order in which you signed into Gmail: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/ ...
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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 ...