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Questions tagged [gmail]

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How do I delete the left bottom Gmail notifications that I've deleted an email?

Every email I delete gets a reminder on the left bottom of screen that I've just deleted it. Is there a setting to make these notifications not appear?
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Prevent Receiving from Google Photos

When photos are shared from Google Photos, if the recipient is a Gmail user, they are by default shared through Google Photos rather than email to the Gmail account. Is there any way to prevent people ...
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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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How to backup emails from Gmail without the attachments and images

I am trying to backup my Gmail because our company will be closing our business account (cost cutting) and expect us to use personal email instead. I tried Google archive, but it ends up 20GB+ even if ...
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Move imported email back from Gmail to Outlook

I use my Gmail to import email for another email account. Is there a way to use Outlook to retrieve those emails back in an automated fashion or are they now in Gmail permanently?
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How can I get back a Gmail account I deleted forever 10 days ago?

10 days ago I deleted forever by mistake a Gmail account that I need to recover (in the next couple of days). Is this doable? And if yes, how?
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Gmail displaying images even when it says “Images are not displayed”

How is this possible? Doesn't the circled part of the screenshot below seem false given that there is then an image in the body of the email? UPDATE in response to comment: When I inspect the HTML, ...
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Unable to sign in to our gmail account [duplicate]

Hi Team, I am facing the below issue.I forgot my recovery email and recovery phone number.But i know my email id and password correctly,but i am unable to login to my account.Any help would be much ...
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POP and SMTP server error messages

My Outlook fed by Gmail account won't accept my password. POP and SMTP boxes keep popping up asking for a password. How do I resolve this, please?
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Prevent Gmail right-click from opening a New Message panel

If an email message contains an email address in the body, Gmail automatically converts it into a mailto: link, which is helpful. And many times each day I've enjoyed being able to right-click a ...
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How to correctly show contact names in Gmail

Most of my contacts are businesses, I was able to find the field "Archive as" in my Google Contacts which helped in organizing them. However when entering a contact in Gmail, it still shows the ...
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Custom button or bookmarklet to toggle Conversation View On/Off

I'm trying to write a script that will add a button (or even use a bookmarklet) to toggle Conversation View on and off. This works, some of the time, to do the toggling: window.location.href = "...
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Gmail keeps turning off 'Less secure app access' feature

When attempting to send an email (using Gmail SMTP) from my web application I get error message about failed authentication. This is a result of 'Less secure app access' feature being turned off in ...
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Is it possible to see all Gmail accounts by phone number?

I've created quite a few Gmail accounts for different projects, all verified with my cell phone number. Is it possible to see all the Gmail accounts connected with a specific cell phone number?
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Gmail: changing the Speaking language in emails

Sometimes I like the emails to be read for me by Chrome. When I highlight a text, there left mouse click option "Speaking". How do I change the language in this option. Thank you
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How to remove contact from Hangouts? [duplicate]

I can't find anywhere an action to this. I need to remove the name of a dead person in my Hangouts contacts. I can only seem to Block or Hide a name. Does anyone know how to remove the name ...
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Sometimes my academic email fails to forward emails to my routing address (Gmail)

I've set my academic webmail client to forward "all" messages to my Gmail and it has been doing it very well for around 2 years!. Today by chance I checked my academic web client and found an email ...
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Grouping returned snooze messages in inbox

Is there an inbox view that puts snoozed messages that have come back in one segment so they are a lower priority than new messages?
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Small number on Gmail's favicon

What does the small number mean next to the Gmail Inbox tab? I am using Safari. As you can see in the link below, the (1) following 'Inbox' refers to the number of unopened emails but I don't know ...
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Can't afford a cell phone, just home line, so how do I create a Gmail account?

I have Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) and so cannot afford a cell phone. I keep up my home-line payments in case 911 emergencies. (The laptop is a gift my son.) When I try to create a new Gmail account, ...
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Conditional removal of Gmail labels

I desperately try to find a way to remove the system label "Inbox" from emails that have another label (e.g. News) already assigned. My idea behind is to have incoming messages first in the inbox and ...
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Keep original timestamp when saving gmail attachments

When I save to disk an attached file from gmail, the timestamp on it is the time that I am performing the save-to-disk. In MS Outlook, with a similar operation, the timestamp is the original ...
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Printing emails including the attached PDF documents in Gmail

I am desperately looking for a solution how to print from Gmail (webinterface, no email client as Thunderbird etc) an email together with the PDF attachments into a single PDF document meaning I do ...
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Does Forward All forward the thread to the emails IN the converation as well?

I recently used forward all in Gmail to send my probation officer a thread that has the contact of a person I can't make contact with. Does forward all forward the thread to the emails IN the ...
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How to find signup date for Gmail account? [duplicate]

I would like to find out the month and year I signed up for my current Gmail account.
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Google has issued my email address to another person

I have had an active Gmail account for many years. I have used this address for both private and business use. I have other emails forwarded to it for convenience as well. I have started to receive ...
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How to create a (recurring) Gmail Calendar Out of Office Event?

I’m going through the Google Calendar API, and I can’t find a way to mark an event as "Out of Office". I work from home every Thursday — and by default in the Gmail Calendar one cannot make OOO ...
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How do I change the realname connected with an email on GoogleMail?

How do I permanently change the name related to an email that I have recieved and sent email to in the past on GoogleMail (gmail.com)? The user changed their realname (examples: changed surname, ...
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How to get the dot in my email to appear in “send mail as”?

I don't have a dot in my email but I signed up an Amazon/Audible account with a dot in it. Now I am trying to get a refund but they need the email to be sent from the email address with a dot. I went ...
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G suite login issues

when I create an account in google admin and try to login into that account, it fails and redirects me to google admin portal. The error message that I get is that "We are sorry, but you do not have ...
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Autoforwarding to Gmail addresses is not working sporadically

This is a new problem, only started happening about two weeks ago. We autoforward emails from our domain mailboxes to groups of people, some of whom have Gmail addresses. Autoforwarding to email ...
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How to add day of the week to inbox timestamps

Is there a way to display the DAY OF THE WEEK the email was received on the right-hand time-stamp in my Gmail inbox? If yes, please provide me with the steps to set this up.
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Outlook and Gmail symchronized but sizes vastly different

My wife's Gmail account stopped receiving email this morning, because its size was close to 16 GB. The account is synchronize with Outlook 2016 on her Windows 10 PC. So, I archived several GB of ...
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Can't change my Google profile name [closed]

My Google name was "The Free Hugs Guy" for a while, and then it got changed to "donut DONUT," and I couldn't change it for three months, so I was like, "Okay, I won't post anything on YouTube or ...
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Gmail - add label and send an email to all results of a search query

Say I sent a bunch of emails last year to people that weren't on any list then. I now want to be able to email the same people again, all in one shot ideally. I think I can do a reasonable job of ...
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Gmail display of email signature

I am having an issue with how an email signature I created for a client is displaying in Gmail. It works and looks as intended in Outlook but when it goes to Gmail it gets spaced out by padding that ...
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How to create a label for an alias account in corporate Gmail?

I have a corporate Gmail account: "pedro@business.com" and in my company Gmail account we have an alias, "ab@business.com". I need to figure out a way to make all emails from my supplier (x@supplier....
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In Gmail, sending email through Fastmail's SMTP modifies From: header

In Gmail's settings, under "Accounts and Import", I added a new email address under the setting "Send mail as". This email address using my own domain, foobar@example.com let's say. I've configured ...
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MX records for G Suite Gmail:The domain name must have a valid TLD label

I am adding MX records in cPanel for G Suite Gmail using this link: https://support.google.com/a/answer/140034. The problem is I can't add the MX record because I get the error: The domain name ...
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Google switches primary and secondary email accounts regardless of login order

I have two separate email accounts logged into Google Chrome that switch order regardless of the order I log into them. I want to stop this from happening. I log into my personal email first, so that ...
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Gmail periodically not sending email as delegated

I have a group at work that sends emails from a departmental account, that all of them have delegate access to. Occasionally (I'm not sure of the regularity), an email that was sent from someone ...
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Absurd amount of signing up emails in Gmail

It appears that someone is using my account and I'm getting an absurd amount of emails confirming signing up for things and nothing in my sent. I've updated my privacy settings and changed my password ...
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Is it possible to remove LinkedIn 'Accept invitation' button in Gmail inbox?

When Gmail detects certain types of messages from certain sources (e.g. LinkedIn invitations), it provides shortcuts for actions it finds helpful, right in the inbox. In some cases, however, these ...
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What is the use of “Undo” in Gmail notification?

In Gmail, I send a email then I receive a pop up at left bottom corner: What is the use of "Undo" option in this pop up?
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My password is not accepted [duplicate]

Before Christmas I was asked to use my password manually, I have never used my password for years, but still remembered it, yet my email would not open, I am still locked out! I received a code twice ...
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How do I remove a closed Gmail account from the Google sign in box [duplicate]

Closed one of my emails and I can no longer get into it but it still keeps showing up on the sign in box. I tried the remove account button but it doesn't show the account there. Is there a way to ...
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Inbox to Gmail transition. How to manage labels instead of bundles

Because Google is removing its Inbox app in March 2019, I'm transitioning back to the Gmail app. Aside from its minimalist esthetics, the way Inbox managed messages via bundles versus Gmail's ...
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Email inbox specification

When I move an email to a folder from one of the categories, then I go to the inbox, the same email is there with the folder indication but also has the inbox indication. I then have to delete the ...
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How can I remove my user name from a friends Google login page? [duplicate]

I checked my Gmail on a friend work computer, whose company also has a work Gmail account. Now when either of us login to email, part of the other person's name appears. This is frustrating for me ...
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Gmail refuses to open

Since a few days, my Gmail account is opening very slowly, or refuses to open for a very long time. I checked and this is not a wi-fi or internet connection problem. What can I do to make it open?