Questions tagged [email-headers]

Apply to questions about the routing and other administrative information, some required (eg FROM, TO and DATE) some not (eg SUBJECT and CC) for the transmission of email, that is not normally shown where the body of an email is displayed.

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Keep original header info for forwarded emails using Gmail filter [duplicate]

In Gmail, I set up a filter to forward specific emails to another email address (e.g., [email protected]). I want the forwarded emails to include the original header info at the top of the content of ...
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What SMTP headers are inserted by Gmail or other service providers, when they forward an email?

Suppose, I have set auto-forward emails in my Gmail or other service providers to some other email ID. What kind of SMTP headers are inserted in that email so that the receiver SMTP server of those ...
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How do I make Gmail inbox display the contact names as I saved them in Google Contacts?

The thing is no matter how well completed, how detailed we have our contacts stored, Gmail seems to display the default name the senders set up in their clients or mail services. This creates ...
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log gmail activity?

Possible (without writing complex scripts) to log gmail activity, primarily incoming email metadata (headers), send it to a Google Sheet or a bucket somewhere? Reason I ask: want to run analytics on ...
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Can you search Gmail messages by who was the delegate?

Gmail's Delegate and collaborate on email allows adding delegates who are able to access someone else's mail box and read, delete and send from there. It states: You can add up to 10 delegates. If ...
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Gmail assigning Message-IDs with two different domains [closed]

I am trying to troubleshoot a mail delivery issue that seems to be related to message IDs for messages purportedly sent from a single Gmail address, to a domain whose mail is handled by G-Suite. Some ...
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Gmail threading is not retained for certain users, which is resulting in stray/single replies. How to stop it?

We have a domain based on Gmail. This question is for the within domain users. Whenever a certain user replies to my email, it mostly creates a new thread of its own. For example, if I start an email ...
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Outlook not receiving emails

I hope to post this in the right stack community. Here's the problem: A member of my familly is using an hotmail.com email address, and it seems that she doesnt receive emails since monday. She ...
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Email-to-fax with + and = in Return-Path

I want to subscribe a fax number to a (private) Google Group mailing list, so each message sent to the list will arrive on the fax machine. I have tried several email-to-fax services include MaxEmail ...
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On-page email header missing in Gmail

When I send emails from my email-server to Gmail it doesn't show the: First Last <[email protected]> It only shows: First Last It shows the email if I hover over it, but not on the page. ...
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How can I edit headers of e-mail in my Gmail account?

I used Thunderbird to move e-mails from one account into my Gmail account, but somehow some of the e-mails' From headers have disappeared. I would like to edit the e-mails to add these headers again.
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Gmail forward set "reply-to" header

Is there any way I can forward all email messages from a Gmail account to a number of other email accounts and set the reply-to (or from) header as the Gmail's account? So multiple people can use one ...
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Can you search Gmail based on sender's IP address?

Someone is trying to fool me. They are sending mails to me and I'm pretty sure it is someone I know. Via "Show original message" I found the IP address of the sender. With the assumption it is ...
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Is there any way to modify the mail headers in an outgoing message sent using Gmail?

I'm interested in doing this to add an "Approved:" header to a Mailman announcements-only list (reference).
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Forwarded emails from Gmail show original sender, want headers showing me instead

I set up Gmail to auto-forward my email to a different address. However, when forwarded, the email appears to come from the original sender, instead of my email address. Can I change this behaviour ...
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Is it possible to create a Gmail filter that works on arbitrary headers?

(Not a dup: this very similar question really asks about the DeliveredTo header). Bugzilla provides a number of headers telling you why you received a mail, such as X-Bugzilla-Reason. How can I ...
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