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Sent mail being received in POP3 client

I've recently set up my Gmail account in Outlook and am running into an issue where sent email is being duplicated in my Outlook Inbox. In Gmail, everything looks fine. The mail is in the Sent ...
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How can I sync Google Calendar and Outlook 2013?

I downloaded Google Apps Sync and logged in. Then it says that the sync is supported only for business and educational users. I'm aware of a software called iCal4OL (recommended in this article re. ...
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Sync multiple Outlook calendars with Google Calendar

Is there any way to sync multiple Outlook calendars with Google Calendar? Google Calendar sync can just sync one calendar.
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Using new hotmail.com 'send as feature' results in a 'from <live email> on behalf of <sent as email>', anyway to 'fix' that?

With outlook.com I can opt to send emails from other accounts, but when I do send an email the 'from' is formatted as: 'Sent by myemail@live.com on behalf of theEmailIWantToSendAs@gmail.com'. Would ...
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Exporting Gmail to local Outlook PST

I need to export out emails from Gmail to an Outlook PST file and it seems slow using this method—Outlook and IMAP/POP3 are kinda slow on archiving. Is there any other method than going through POP3 ...
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How do I disconnect my hotmail account from my gmail account?

I have separate hotmail and gmail accounts. A friend has been emailing me from his gmail account, to my hotmail account and he has been able to view my gmail account and gmail acc photo. Although my ...
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Push from Android to Outlook Web App

Is it possible to sync the Outlook Web App with an Android device in both directions? With a standard outlook.com account, the synchronisation from the Outlook Web App to the Android device works ...
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Adding Outbox Rules to Gmail?

I understand how to apply Outlook rules to Gmail when filtering incoming messages, but I have not found any similar support for rules on outgoing messages. The way I set up my Outlook account was to ...
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Moving To Google Apps while keep old emails accessible without migrating

We have a situation at few educational institutes with 5+ domains, we want to move to Google Apps 5 .edu domains (it's free for education right?) but we don't want to migrate the existing email data. ...
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Sometimes I get this error message when using Outlook with Gmail

I occasionally get this error message and my e-mails do not get received.
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Receive/Send Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access email (non-Gmail mail) from a Gmail account?

I have a Gmail account which I would like to use to view my emails from a Microsoft Office Outlook Web Access account. How can this be done? (1) Can the emails directed to the Gmail account be ...
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Sync Outlook Calendar with Sharepoint Calendar and Google Calendar

I am looking for a way to do a somewhat complicated sync between my work and personal calendars using the cloud based Google Calendar. I was hoping someone in the community had some ideas? I ...
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Missing People (former Contacts) Icon in Outlook

To find "people" (former Contacts) On my Outlook inbox page my friends say there should be a little check to click on at the top left hand side of the page (just to the right of the word Outlook), but ...
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Error message when printing email in Outlook

When I click on the ... drop down tab on Outlook, then choose PRINT, it brings up an ad for Google and Android apps, and to the right side it has a message from Outlook: Something went wrong and we ...
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Emails suddenly marked as unread

My emails continue to be marked as unread after I have marked them as read or have read them. How do I fix this problem? I use Outlook 365 2013 version.
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Insert horizontal Rule in Outlook Email OWA 2013 Office 365

Is there any way using the Microsoft Office365 Outlook Web Access client to insert a horiziontal rule <hr> tag in an email? As far as i can tell there is no HR toolbar button, typing --- does ...
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Multiple “from:” keywords in Outlook advanced search

I've tried this every way I can think of. Scenario: you have an inbox with five emails, each from a different person: personA, personB, ... personE. My goal is to write a search query that excludes ...
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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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In modern email apps, how to automatically include the recipient's name in the text?

For example, I have contacts "John Smith" and "Marry Jones". When I send email to them at the same time, I want to have unique greeting words for different people. For example, "Dear John, " then is ...