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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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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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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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Outlook deleted my group?

I know many people have said that they are having trouble finding their group in Outlook now. I have searched for the group that I manage in every option. It is not in my contacts, it isn't anywhere. ...
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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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Forwarding from Outlook without losing sender information

How can I forward an email to Gmail and not lose the sender information? I want to reply but it just has my Outlook address.
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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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How can I get Outlook to auto-accept meetings?

Both my web outlook and desktop clients don't seem to do this so I am constantly having to go to meetings and 'accept' them. I would like this to be the default action for meetings that I am invited ...
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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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Have ICS file with multiple events save to my Calendar, not Other Calendars

When I convert my Excel spreadsheet to a CSV file... then convert my CSV file into an ICS file... I can open the ICS file with a single event inside, and accept the meeting invitation, which is then ...
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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 ...
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Why am I getting a copy of sent Gmail from Android to the inbox of my Windows PC?

I send an email using Gmail app on my Android phone, and I get a copy of this very exact email in the inbox of Outlook 2010 on my Windows PC. It appears as if I got new mail, and when I check it I can ...
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altering the “Reply to address” on your email client hotmail

can anybody advise how to do this, I have 2 emails [both hotmail] my main address is boucing emails back to an important client and they have advised me to; altering the “Reply to address” on your ...
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Export Outlook Emails (Mac) to Gmail

I'm looking to export emails from Outlook and Entourage from Macs, and import them into Gmail (Google Apps). Any suggestions? Found really simple solutions for Mac Mail and Outlook for Windows, but ...
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Transfering Outlook to Google Calendar and then using just Google Calendar

I want to convert my Outlook Calendar into the Google Calendar and then only use the Google Calendar. What is the best way to do this?
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E-Mail in Synched Outlook Client Missing from Gmail

I use Microsoft Outlook 2010 to read e-mails on my Gmail account. I noticed that every once in a while, an e-mail that is saved in my Outlook inbox is not present if I log in through the Gmail portal ...
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Set Up my own domain on Outlook.com - Trying to get emails into outlook

Ok briefly I have done the following Set up my own domain for outlook.com to manage the hosting. So my email id is not * Email address is removed for privacy What I then wanted to do is get Email ...
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Can't sync my Google Calendar with Outlook 2013

I have tried gSyncit and Google apps as well as sync2. None of them are letting me sync Google and Outlook 2013. I know that the sync app was discontinued as of Dec 2012, so what now?
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Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) settings for Outlook 2013 with Microsoft CUSTOM Live Domains / Outlook.com account [closed]

If anyone can make this work, or find the person at Microsoft responsible for randomly setting EAS server names for Outlook.com accounts and Microsoft live custom domains (see ...
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How to save PST files to the cloud and have them searchable [closed]

I currently keep Outlook archives on my local hard drive as .PST files. I then use Xobni to make them easily searchable, but they have to be open in Outlook for this to work. This slows down Outlook ...
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mailto: link with multiple recipients in a Google Docs Document

I'd like to create a hyperlink in my Google Document that will pop up the "new email" dialog of Outlook and populate the TO: line with multiple recipients. If this were a regular HTML page or a ...
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synchronising outlook with personalised mail account

How can I synchronise my outlook account with my current personal gmail account.Note that the email addresses in outlook and gmail are different ,but my outlook is not working.So,I want to synchronise ...
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GMail Send as not working properly to Microsoft Outlook users

I'm using gmail to send emails on email A on behalf of my other gmail account, email B. I have tried checking and unchecking the alias feature, and regardless when I open the email in microsoft ...
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Migrating POP to IMAP with outlook and Gmail, which way will it sync?

I have a Google apps for domain which I run my emails though using outlook 2010 to access the emails with POP. I'm looking to migrate my existing POP account to IMAP, I have found this guide which ...
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How can I receive all emails with a subject to a specific folder in Outlook Web App?

I would like to automatically move all emails that has a subject starting with [Something] to a specific folder, and not be shown in the inbox. Is this possible to do in Outlook Web App? how can I do ...
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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 (its free for education right?) but we don't want to migrate the existing email data, ...
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How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...
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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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Move sent emails from Outlook to Yahoo server

I have a Yahoo email account on Outlook Express which uses POP3. I want to know how to upload all the emails I have in my sent folder to Yahoo server since now I want to manage my emails with IMAP. I ...
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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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Now that Google Apps (the free version) is gone, is there another way to use Gmail with a custom domain

I really like Gmail, and I really wanted to get Google Apps for free. Now I have a domain but their free service. Is there any way for me to map my domain name to my Gmail account? I am using Outlook ...
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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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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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Is it possible to sync MS Outlook with specific Google Calendar?

I wish to sync my work's Microsoft Outlook calendar one-way with Google Calendar so that I can view my events all together on my Google Account. I wish to create a new Calendar on Google Calendar ...
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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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Using Gmail to read PST files

I have some PST files but do not have Outlook. Can I import the email messages into Gmail? I tried using the Google Apps migration tool, but upon installation it was looking for a valid copy of ...
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Google Calendar Sync changing meeting organizer of recurring appointment in Outlook 2010

In Outlook 2010 I have created a recurring meeting with my non-gmail e-mail address. After a Google Calendar Sync, Outlook does not recognize me as the organiser anymore. If I look in Google Calendar ...
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Is there a web-based email client comparable to Gmail that supports IMAP?

Here's my situation. I currently operate a small consulting business out of my home. I have Outlook configured as a POP3 client, downloading all the recent emails from my ISP the moment it's opened. ...
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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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Way to forward old emails from my Gmail to Outlook? And sync sent emails from outlook to gmail?

The question really says all about what I want to do, or need help on. I recently signed up for a new outlook account to try out the new outlook preview and I've set up gmail to automatically forward ...
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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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Same e-mail user, different address?

I was wondering why using foo.bar@gmail.com works but not foo.bar@outlook.com. In Gmail, foo.bar@gmail.com and foobar@gmail.com (and any combination of periods in the username) is equivalent. Is ...
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How does the storage limit work on Outlook.com?

I recently created an account on Outlook.com and installed the Outlook Communicator Plugin in Outlook 2007 in order to sync my existing mail onto Outlook.com. It was going fine for a few hours (the ...
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Is there anyway to sync Outlook's calendar with Google's calendar?

Is there anyway to sync Outlook's calendar with Google's calendar? I've tried following this before but it doesn't work properly. I'm using Windows 7 and Outlook 2010. The thing is, it's really easy ...
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Gmail conversations missing in new Outlook.com account

I just signed up for a new Outlook.com account and synced my existing Gmail account with my Windows Live account. However, when I view my Gmail messages within Outlook.com the only messages that show ...
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Transfer old e-mails from Outlook OWA account to another

I want to transfer my old e-mails from Office Outlook Web Access to another Microsoft Outlook web App. Soon I will be no longer able to access that account and I have a lot of important e-mails that I ...
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Apply Inbox Label in gmail

I have a rule setup in outlook to "redirect" certain emails to my gmail account. When they arrive they do not go into my inbox and end up without the "Inbox" label. Is it possible to apply the ...
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How to forward/re-direct emails from Outlook Live WebApp account

Our work email accounts were just transferred from our in-house server to Outlook. I want to forward some or all emails arriving in that mailbox to another account. I can't seem to find such an option ...
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Can I link Trello tasks (for meetings) with my Outlook calendar?

I'm just starting to use Trello to manage my work to do lists and I'm looking at the possiblility of using it to manage a team task we have to perform. As this task involves scheduling a meeting with ...