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get a “.ics” Outlook calendar file into Google Calendar

My office IT prevents me from saving an ics file on my computer (at least I can figure out how to do that), but i am able to email myself a calendar at my Gmail address. I open the mail message and ...
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How to avoid declined Outlook invitations when syncing one-way?

I am using Google Calendar Sync 0.9.4.1 with Sync Options of 1-way: Microsoft Outlook calendar to Google Calendar. However, several of my invitations are not showing up. I learn that for at least one ...
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Stop receiving multiple copies of an email (when sent from outlook) in Gmail

I was wondering whether you could help me with the following, I receive the same mail several times, from one particular person who is using Outlook. The strange thing is that it only happens when ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Problem to receive email's in my outlook custom domain

Since one day ago I can't receive emails from my email. I know that is a service error from Microsoft, because I can correctly login in outlook.com, but can't receive any email, and if i try to send ...
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Project Management Latest Update using outlook autoreply and VBA

I am always getting bothered by my boss and other project stakeholders requesting the latest update on a project. I thought if automate this then it will be great. I would create a message then ...
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How do I search deleted emails in Outlook.com? have they fixed this problem yet?

I have been trying to search in my deleted folders in outlook.com and it doesn't let me do a search in them. Is there a way to do this? Have they fixed this problem yet?
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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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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 ...