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Strange ''sign in attempt prevented'' mesagges on Gmail

These mesagges from no-reply@accounts.google.com say something like this Hi (my name), Someone just tried to sign in to your account (my Gmail)from an app that doesn't meet modern security standards. ...
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How can I set a Gmail filter that finds email sent “only to me”?

I want to create a filter for all email sent by me only to me. I do that because when I have a note that I want to remember, I send it to myself. I want to label all those notes so I can find them ...
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Can I prevent Chat/Hangouts window from loading in Gmail?

When I'm on slow connection/slow browser, loading of Chat/Hangouts window in Gmail slows down opening of Gmail window a lot. Is there a way to configure Gmail so that this window doesn't even start ...
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Gmail priority inbox won't let me change inbox sections. Help?

I have a filter for important, unread and starred. Every time I try to change my gmail priority inbox to the corresponding label, it changes to: "All Everything Else." It doesn't matter if I try inbox ...
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Select all is missing in mobile version of gmail [migrated]

How can I select all instead of one by one in gmail Android version application. ?
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How to recover my facebook pasword

I need to be abel to get into my face book account. And recover my gmail pasword
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Google Account sign-in requires a phone number to continue

When I sign in a new Google Account, this message shows: We've detected unusual activity on the account you're trying to access. To continue, please follow the instructions below. Provide a ...
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Why would the circle next to username turn orange right after logging on to Gmail chat?

My friend just got onto Gmail and the circle next to their name turned orange not green, yet they just got on and in the past it always turned green first. Is this a flaw or some sort of maneuver?
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What exactly happens when you “Archive” messages in GMail? [duplicate]

Gmail has "Archive" button for messages. What exactly is the effect of "archiving"? Is it the same as deleting?
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Add Gmail (meetup) event to Google Calendar

When I get an event (e.g, from meetup.com) email in my Gmail, I have to copy and paste it bit by bit to change it into a Google Calendar entry. Is there an easy way (open calendar format) to move ...
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Gmail places sent mail in my inbox (Treat as an alias?)

Despite the very nice post http://webapps.stackexchange.com/a/25531/24693 it seems that I still don't understand Gmail's "Treat as an alias" option (the main thing I took away from that post was that ...
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How to use a specific reply-to address in Gmail based on sender

I have a single Gmail account where I forward multiple other accounts into. This way I get a unified inbox. I also have those other accounts set up so that I can send from each address. The last ...
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Already had a Gmail account [on hold]

I already had a Gmail account but received a Google item on my computer that I had to create an account. I tried putting in my Gmail user name but said someone already had that name, gee it was me. ...
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Different HTML formatting in Gmail vs. Inbox

I just noticed that Inbox appears to format an HTML message differently than it is formatted in Gmail. For example, in Gmail the message is formatted properly and displays all HTML elements like this: ...
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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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Paste a webpage in Gmail body

How do I send an HTML page in Gmail? I want to send the HTML page in Gmail to somebody. I tried to copy the HTML code and pasted in the email’s body, but it doesn't work.
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To set group email in Google apps for sending as “TO” instead as “ADD or CC”

How can I use "TO" to sent email in group email? I can only see an option as "ADD and CC" in a group email.
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Change Gmail date format to ISO 8601 (i.e., yyyy-mm-dd)

Is there any way to change Gmail date format to ISO 8601 (i.e., yyyy-mm-dd)? Instead of :
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Manage Google Apps Gmail Signatures in centralized location

We're using Google Apps for our domain with Gmail. We'd like to set the signatures for each user and rather they not change it. We're currently using Wisestamp for signatures and have a password on ...
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How do Gmail, FB, etc. create web notifications while they're not open?

I get notifications from Gmail and Facebook while they're not open. I don't have their apps installed either. How are they sending me notifications? I'm guessing they're creating a background service ...
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Gmail does not accept certificate for my other POP3-mailserver

I have a VPS where some of the users have used their Gmail accounts to check the mail (using Gmail's "other POP3 accounts I own"-feature). However, we forgot to renew the SSL certificate in time, but ...
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Transfer complete domain ownership of Google Apps account

So, I have a domain example.com which is using Google Apps for Business account through a user x@xyz.com. I want to transfer (or migrate) all the complete ownership of my email, contacts, etc. ...
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Insert a table in Gmail

How can I create a table in a Gmail message? I've currently got the data in a Google Docs spreadsheet, but copying and pasting that into the Gmail editor just pastes tab-delimited columns, not a ...
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What is the easiest way to format code when pasting to Gmail?

I often write mails that partly consist of source code, like Java or C (or any other arbitrary code). In order to get the formatting right, I always have to: Paste the code Indent it correctly ...
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How to filter messages whose subject start and end with emojis (goomojis)? [duplicate]

In Gmail, I get a lot of spam whose subject starts and ends with emojis. How do I catch these messages with a filter as to skip spam and automatically delete them? They always start and end with the ...
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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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SMTP setup identification [on hold]

I have received an email sent apparently by PHP mail function with the following headers Received: from postlady.abc.eu (smtp1.abc.eu. [124.45.51.9]) by mx.google.com with ESMTP id ... ...
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How do I unlink a Gmail account that somebody else made and they linked it to mine? [closed]

My mom made a Gmail account for me and linked her's to mine, so I wanted to know how my account could be unlinked to mine.
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Gmail: automatically respond to email from different email address

I am currently using my Gmail account (say, good.morning@gmail.com) to manage several other non-Gmail email accounts (for example's sake, a@a.com and b@b.com). I have emails forwarded automatically ...
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Gmail Priority Inbox - Can I add more than 5 sections (using inspect hack) properly?

I like the feature of Gmail Priority Inbox that allows you to divide your priority inbox into sections. I like it so much, I want a section for all my standard labels. I have about 7. Gmail only ...
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How to find an email message in Gmail when it's from a name that has last name placed first (Last, First)

Let's say I want to find "John Mills" in Gmail. When I type in john into the contacts, John Mills' email doesn't come up because it's saved as "Mills, John". Because Gmail has stored a large number of ...
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Forgot my password to sign in my gmail account [duplicate]

Forgot password to sign into my gmail account I've have tried my back up account an tried to remember my old phone
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How to Change “me” in Gmail

In Gmail, my email address is replaced by "me" in emails and chats, etc. Is there a way to replace this "me" by anything else, such as the actual name of the person? Sometimes "me" is not actually ...
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Any way to see mail sent by other user through shared address?

My wife and I have a "shared" email address, like thesmiths@example.com which we both use from Gmail when we both want to get replies or for signing up for certain websites. When an email is received ...
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How does Gmail decide to thread email messages?

Sometimes I'll notice false positives (includes an email that isn't part of the thread) and false negatives (misses an email that should have been part of the thread). How does Gmail decide which ...
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Gmail “Send From” Auto Selector [duplicate]

I have 2 email addresses managed from my Gmail inbox: my personal one (me@gmail.com) and my work email (me@company.com). The default "From:" address is my gmail account. What is good: When ...
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How to filter messages with animated emoji in the subject in Gmail?

I was trawling through my spam folder (which I rarely do, because Gmail rarely has false positives) and I noticed something interesting: Something like over half of the messages have at least one ...
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How do I configure Gmail so “Remove 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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My login to the iPhone Gmail app does not show up under 'apps connected to your account'

I'm logged into my Gmail account on my iPhone via the Gmail app. For some reason, the iPhone does not show up in the 'apps connected to your account' section of the My Account page when I check my ...
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How to group chat contacts in Gmail side chat list?

I have quite a lot contacts whom I chat with. I already installed lab in Gmail which puts the chat list to the right side to have more space. Now I'd like to group the contacts in the online list in ...
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Gmail displaying informational card at bottom of emails based on website mentioned in email

Gmail detected the website URL asp.net in an email and displayed the informational card seen here. Any ideas how to control this displaying or not displaying automatically?
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Can Gmail be configured to display ALL labels on the right pane?

By default, I get about 12 labels displayed. If I hover the mouse over the lower part of the pane, the labels unfold and all additional labels are revealed. I'd like to know if it's possible to have ...
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Additional sections in priority inbox?

I have been able to customize the categories in priority inbox like it details here. I thought I saw somewhere a hack to create more than the default 4 sections within priority inbox. I cannot find it ...
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How do I setup Gmail priority labels with intricate filters?

I have a filter for important, unread and starred. Every time I try to change my Gmail priority inbox to the that label, it changes to: "All Everything Else." It doesn't matter if I try inbox #1, 2 or ...
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Change Google Apps account

I use Google Apps a long time. Recently I created a domain and set up the Google Apps, but he is no longer free. I found that in some ancient accounts, I have to add new e-mail accounts, including ...
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Italicised text shown as * after an email roundtrip

I often send an email using Gmail to someone (say A) who does not use Gmail. Often, I use Gmail's formatting buttons to make some text italicised. Often A's reply includes parts of my message. In ...
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Problems unlocking Google account due to incorrect phone number

I created a new Gmail account. When I tried to log in for the first time, it gave a message saying "Enter verification code sent to your mobile number". I then saw that I entered my cell number ...
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How do I get Google Inbox to ask me to be a mailto handler?

Google Inbox doesn't appear to offer to handle mailto: links as Gmail does. Is there a way to enable this in Google Inbox?
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Gmail placing mails marked as [SPAM] in my inbox

I have a filter that labels all mails to info@mycompany.com with a label mycompany. I think this causes all spam sent to that address to also be labeled, and that causes the spam messages to appear in ...
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Create filter on Gmail for BCC to myself [duplicate]

I run a startup and we send quite a lot of emails. I've started to BCC these emails that my software sends to myself as an alias. For example layke@example.com might be my main email and I'm now ...