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Gmail - Retrieve emails to gmail via POP3 from non-standard gmail?

I have my primary account through gmail (example@gmail.com) and another email account (something@somewhere.com). This second account is part of a Google Apps service on a third-party domain (and ...
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Where to report Gmail problems?

my gmail address is acting really strangely, it doesn't receive emails from certain email addresses, even though some emails get through. I've checked filters, SPAM, all folders - no problem there. It ...
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Why does Google change my From: header to have “via me” in it?

I have a "Google Apps for Domains" account for a customized domain name, call it mydomain.com. I also have a regular @gmail.com Google account where I do most of my emailing. Long ago I setup a ...
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How Would I Search Gmail for Specific Entries from Outside of Gmail?

I am trying to figure out a way to come up with a tool or a way to search a Gmail account (info@mydomain.com) for bug entries without being logged in to the Gmail account. Our software generates ...
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Moving one email from a conversation

How can I move just one email within a conversation (a response from one person within a conversation for example) into a label/folder without moving the entire conversation?
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Does replying to an e-mail that was forwarded include the original sender in the conversation?

I am using Gmail. I received an e-mail from A, forwarded it to B, and then replied to the A e-mail. Does A see my conversation with B about A email?
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Put a link to a network share in a GMail message

We use Google Apps for Education (GMail) here for our corporate e-mail system. I have a resource available on a network share that I want to distribute to certain faculty and staff. I do not want to ...
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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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How did an eBay user add my email address to his account details?

On Gmail, I'm jharrop@gmail.com Some other guy with an account on eBay has a registered email address there of j.harrop@gmail.com (note the full stop). Gmail is sending his email to me. So maybe ...
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Google wants my phone number…? [duplicate]

I would do this - I mean, it already wants my name and birthday - but I don't have a phone, and I don't want to give it a fake number. It would be unfortunate for a complete stranger to get my email ...
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What “Send without sharing” feature do in Gmail when sending attached file from Google Drive?

In Gmail, when sending a message with attachment from Google Drive, there are three options: Share & send Cancel Send without sharing If I choose the "Send without sharing" option, will the ...
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Gmail chat contact - cannot edit contact info

I am trying to remove a particular contact from my Gmail chat list. The following question describes my original dilemma: How do I remove a contact from the Gmail chat list without blocking or ...
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How to create gmail filter to forward emails which would have stayed in inbox

So I have a bunch of filters in place at my gmail account so that the important ones stays in inbox and others like update/commercial from amazon/ebay/my bank are filtered to their folders. Now I ...
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Behaviour of Gmail “All mail” folder sync with Outlook

I have a strange issue to circumvent. I have a setup with a Gmail account synched with Microsoft Outlook via IMAP. I want to move the mails in my Outlook client "Inbox" to a local PST (not the IMAP ...
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How to forward emails from one gmail account to another when the first has 2-step validation?

I don't want my android phone to have direct access to my principle gmail account. To work around this, I have one email account specifically for my android phone (my mobile account), and had set up ...
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How do I change my Gmail profile picture? [duplicate]

I opened a Gmail account and uploaded my profile picture. Later I decide to change the picture, but I cannot find how to do it after the Gmail UI has been updated. How can I change my picture?
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Send email at a set date / time - Gmail [duplicate]

Somtimes i work late and draft a bunch of emails that id like to send out at 7am the next day, instead of sending them at 11pm the night before, is there a way to set a date / time for an email to be ...
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Gmail move mail delivery errors to separate folder

I have an installation of PHPBB3, and it sends mail from my Gmail address to users. However, I just got an influx of spambots with fake addresses that bounce. How do I tell Gmail to move these ...
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“Select a background image” option is not visible in Gmail

“Select a background image” option is not visible in Gmail. Why?
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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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How to filter messages in Gmail based on attachments number?

I would like to create a filter which will react if received message has 2 attached files (and not zero, one, three etc.). I am aware about has:attachment option. But is there has two attachments (or ...
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Is there a way to show total counts on Gmail's new inbox tabs?

The new tabs in Gmail's inbox show unseen counts, but is there a way to also show total counts? The way I manage my email is to leave items in the inbox until addressed, but now I have to click ...
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In gmail can we make is:unread the default view?

In gmail can we make is:unread the default view? That is, when we load gmail can we configure it so that is:unread is already selected, thereby showing only unread messages by default? Or can we ...
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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 to change the name in the Google account? [duplicate]

I created a Google account and set the wrong name. Now I'd like to change it. I edited the name in the Google Plus profile. Now the correct name is being displayed there. But when I send an email, ...
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Can I use Gmail for my email domain?

I use my own domain for email, so that I can use multiple email addresses when shopping online, subscribing, etc. These are all redirected to Gmail. I have created some addresses under that domain ...
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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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How does Gmail find an avatar for a non-Google email address?

Normally, when I view an email from a non-Google address, the generic avatar is displayed next to the sender's name: However, I recently received an email from an @debian.org email address, and it ...
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How to use boolean AND and NOT operators in Gmail search

I'm trying to find mails that have one address in the recipients but another not in it. I'm trying things like from:address1@gmail.com and not from:address2@gmail.com and from:(address1@gmail.com and ...
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Know if my emails have been read [closed]

Is there any way to know as to whether the email send by me have or have not been read. I am willing to switch to any service from Gmail for this feature.
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Older mail page change tab?

I'm missing something somehow. Can't seem to find how to get to the next 50 messages in Gmail. I know sounds like a dumb question, but don't see it. (I’m using Firefox.)
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How to block “via” senders in Gmail

I have this annoying problem in Gmail. Spammers are by-passing the Gmail spam filters and are so clever that I am not able to create a manual filter of my own to block them. They are sending me junk ...
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Gmail archived emails

I have tried the all mail option but my emails are not there. I have lost very important messages thinking I was putting them in a safe place but not. How can I recover the messages?
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How to scroll between messages without returning to inbox/folder in Gmail

Let's say, in Gmail, that I'm already viewing a message. I would like to switch to viewing the next message in the inbox/folder (I don't know if the hotkeys will be different between the two) without ...
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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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How do I get Gmail to ask me to be a mailto handler again?

I noticed that when I open up Gmail on Google Chrome, a popup near the top asks me if I want to let Gmail be my "mailto:" handler. If I select "No," I'm assuming that Gmail will no longer ask me to ...
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How to disable Yesware in Gmail?

I've recently become aware of a snoopy little Chrome extension called Yesware. Yesware brands itself as an email productivity service for salespeople. It enables those who use it to know when, where, ...
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Upgrade one Google Apps for Business account to paid while keeping the others free

I’ve got an old Google Apps for Business account with about 10 email addresses running Gmail and one of them is near the 15GB limit. Is it possible to just upgrade that one to paid (to get more space) ...
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Adding a new tab in Gmail

Today when I logged in to Gmail there were many tabs like Primary, Social, Promotions, and Updates. Indeed I quickly googled to find that's the new tabbed layout. All is well. But, I wonder is it ...
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Make Social/Promotions/Updates/Forums categorization Go Away in Gmail

Somewhat recently, Gmail started automatically labeling new messages as "Social", "Promotions", "Updates", or "Forums". These labels clash with those that I already have, and Gmail isn't categorizing ...
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How to keep emails that I put in my folders while deleting them from my inbox in Gmail

How can I keep my messages I put into my folders I created in Gmail? In my Yahoo account, I have lots of folders where I keep receipts, medical records, etc. and they do not appear in my inbox after I ...
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Email Forwarding Blacklist

My company sends a huge amount of spam to our work gmail accounts in the form of system emails and bureaucratic emails. I want to only forward emails to my personal email if they don't match an ...
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Gmail pop out message composer with shortcut

Sometimes while writing an email in gmail I need to "pop out" the composer window to back to my inbox and check something. Is there a shortcut to do this? I know about shift + c for opening a new ...
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Google allows login, but not access to Gmail or anything else

I'm confused why an old email account I have, with my own custom domain is able to login into Google, but yet not have any of the services, like Gmail. Here's my experience: I'm not even sure how ...
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Google Takeout Download Fails

I've successfully created a Google Takeout archive, but every time I try to download it, it quits at the very end. When I used DownThemAll, it deleted what it had already downloaded and instead ...
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Recovering *permanently* deleted emails from Gmail [duplicate]

person in distress here. Dont ask me how, but I ended up deleting all my 12,000 inbox emails from Gmail into Trash and then erased my Trash as well. Gmail gave me a warning box and took 20 seconds to ...
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How can I map my Gmail contacts' physical location in Google Maps?

Is there a way plot groups of my Gmail contacts' physical locations in Google Maps? OS is Windows Vista.
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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 set up Gmail to show more than 20 results per page when searching?

I've configured Gmail to show 100 messages per page when I view my inbox, and this was pretty straightforward. But when I search for something, it still shows 20 results per page. Can I set this to ...
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More than one Google account

Does Google allow someone to have more than one personal Google account? If not, is there any way to have more than one Gmail in an account?