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How to search for a part of a word in Gmail? [duplicate]

I'm looking for something in Gmail like '3456jdjdsnfg'. It is there as I can find it with the exact phrase. But if I search for 3456 it doesn't find anything. Is there a way I can wildcard the search ...
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Can I get a list of "+" addresses I've used in Gmail? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wildcard search in gmail Gmail has this very nice "+" feature that I actually use quite a lot. I use it to easily filter my mail and check if my address is being passed along. ...
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How to find an email containing (a specific part of) a URL? [duplicate]

I am asking what seems to be a simple question, but I can't figure it out. I have a link that points to https://example.com/someAwesomeEndpoint. In the email it's written as: "Click here". I ...
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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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Get rid of Russian junk from my Gmail

For a while now, the spam folder in my Gmail everyday gets simply flooded with Russian-speaking / Russian-written junk e-mails. How can I get rid of it? Is there any filter in Gmail, that let me ...
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Stopping spam emails in Gmail by pattern

There is a this spammer with maybe a 100+ fake emails. The pattern is as follows: [email protected], [email protected] and so on. Essentially, jobsnext(a number)@yahoo.in I have tried to stop ...
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Is there a way to search labels based on stemming in Gmail?

Say I have the label Home/Family/Kids and Home/Family, is there any search expression that can match both of these with a single term? For example, I want to use a search query like label:Home/Family*....
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Filter email based on Gmail plus operator, with wildcard

Due to some programming integration tests I've setup to run often, I'm receiving emails to my gmail with a plus address like so: matt+unittest_1 matt+unittest_2 matt+unittest_3 etc. I would like ...
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Filter blank emails

I get a lot of system alert-related emails with empty bodies. The server has scripts that send emails with populated subjects but the body is only populated if there is an issue to report which is ...
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Why does search in Google Mail not find some substrings but others work?

Today I saw a very strange behavior when searching in Google Mail. I was looking for an eMail which contained an IP: 192.168.100.150. I couldn't remember exactly what it was, but I knew the first ...
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Filter all email using plus addressing

I am looking for a way in gmail (technically google apps for business I think) to filter all email which is delivered to an address using plus addressing. I want to tag all email to firstname.lastname@...
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