Questions tagged [inbox-by-gmail]

Do not use this tag! Google Inbox was shut down by Google on April 2, 2019. This tag was for questions about the web interface for Inbox by Gmail, also known as Google Inbox.

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How to access "Snoozed" messages via IMAP in Gmail

NOTE: This question was originally asked about "Inbox by Gmail", when it existed, but Inbox has been retired and its Snooze feature rolled into Gmail. This question now applies to the Snoozed messages ...
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Inbox to Gmail transition. How to manage labels instead of bundles [closed]

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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Gmail shows a different contact name depending on how contact sent email?

So, this is something odd I recently starting seeing. I have someone in my contacts, and they've emailed me without problems over the years. Recently however, rather than showing their name as 'First ...
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Avoid UTF8 option is gone from Gmail

I recently tried to send an email to a colleague, and received the following error: local-part of envelope RCPT address contains utf8 but the remote server did not offer SMTPUTF8 Many posts ...
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What can cause a message to be moved to Trash in Gmail?

I regularly receive promotional emails from Pizza Hut in Israel. I only ever notice them, though, because they cause my phone to buzz and if I look quickly enough I see the message. Within seconds, ...
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How to delete the snooze from a snoozed email in Gmail to show it in the inbox category? [closed]

I have a snoozed email and want to remove the snooze, having the email appear back in Inbox. How do I do this? I can't find any delete/remove snooze button.
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How to find an email in Gmail that was snoozed in Google Inbox?

UPDATE: Changes to Gmail have made this question less relevant; there is now a Snoozed folder allowing snoozed messages to be easily viewed. I recently started trying out the new Inbox app from ...
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Why are read emails appearing in is:unread in Gmail?

When searching for is:unread in Gmail, there are about 100 email threads in my account that are not bold. (Others are bold, as you would expect.) These emails date back only as far as October 2017, ...
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What will happen with reminders after Google Inbox dies? [closed]

We have heard a couple days ago that Google is going to shut down Google Inbox in about 6 months, so that they can concentrate on GMail. My question is: what is going to happen now with "reminders"? ...
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How to save Google Inbox Reminders? [closed]

Google Inbox will be shut down on 2019-04-02. Is there any software/service that can automatically convert Inbox Reminders to mail messages to myself or to Google Keep Notes?
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Export Google Reminders

Is there a way to export Google reminders? In Google ecosystem, these reminders are everywhere. In Google Calendar, Google Inbox, Google Keep, Google Now, etc. But is there a way to export/ sync ...
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Can I convert past "Inbox by Gmail" reminders to anything useful?

Inspired by What will happen with reminders after Google Inbox dies?, which focuses mainly on future and, in particular, recurring reminders, I would like to know what happens to past ("Done") ...
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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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How to enable Inbox by Gmail for a Google for Work account?

I want to enable Inbox by Gmail for my Google for Work account. This page tells me that it's available and how to find the checkbox to enable it. https://support.google.com/a/answer/6082718 I ...
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Gmail stopped redirecting to Inbox

I have enabled the feature for redirecting Gmail to Inbox, but after a new Gmail (new looks and features) arrived this redirection stopped. I checked settings in Inbox, but setting for redirection is ...
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How to mark this message is not a spam? [duplicate]

I use Google inbox for Gmail. Sometimes Google think that message is spam, for example: Which prevents to see images and click links. But it's actually not spam. I don't see any button to mark ...
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How can I format text as code in Inbox by Gmail?

I sent an email today (or wanted to) from Inbox by Gmail and was disappointed at the apparent lack of ability to format text as code when compiling an email: How can I format text as code (or ...
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How do I switch back from Google Inbox?

At some point after switching to Inbox for Google I set it as the default that my account sees at mail.google.com. Now, I want to disable it and return to the old Gmail interface, but I can not, for ...
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Can't switch back to Classic Gmail and I hate it [duplicate]

I also have two Gmail accounts, I opened both on Google Chrome. One has the option for "Go back to classic Gmail" in setting button. But another account, automatically changed to "New version of Gmail"...
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How to retrieve deleted emails several months ago? [closed]

I have deleted my emails several months ago. But suddenly I require does email for legal purposes (serves as an evidence to a case). How can I retrieve those emails?
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How to send text email from Inbox by Gmail [closed]

As in per title, is there a way to optionally send an email in plain text instead of HTML?
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How do I get Google Inbox to ask me to be a mailto handler?

Google Inbox doesn't appear to offer to handle mailto: links as Gmail does. Is there a way to enable this in Google Inbox?
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Google Inbox keyboard shortcut for adding bcc [closed]

Does Google Inbox have keyboard interactions/shortcuts for adding someone as bcc when replying to an email?
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Prevent inbox.google.com from bundling Github emails [closed]

Is there any way to prevent Inbox from always bundling Github emails? I may have just overlooked a setting somewhere... It's very annoying when you only have a single email that gets bundled ...
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How to format as quote using Inbox by Gmail? [closed]

I miss how we could quote in Gmail using the "quote" button with formatting tools. But it has been removed in Inbox by Gmail, is there a new way that I didn't see to quote now?
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How to mark as done but keep resnooze until particular date in Inbox by Gmail? [closed]

Steps to reproduce the above example screenshot: Snooze a conversation This will make the conversation disappear from your inbox Let us assume the other person responds to this conversation while it ...
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Disable "Stay signed in" for Google Inbox/Gmail

Title says it all... When I sign in to Google Inbox, the "Stay signed in" box is checked by default on the password screen. Sometimes I forget to uncheck it. Is there a setting somewhere to disable ...
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How to set filters/automatically put email into correct bundle? [closed]

I am using Google's new Inbox, as a long time (pre-beta) GMail user I'm used to setting up filters to make sure some emails go to the correct places, as google never categories them correctly. This ...
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How can I hide emails marked as done in a bundle in Inbox by Gmail? [closed]

I created a bundle in Inbox by Gmail. In this bundle I would like to only display emails that are not yet marked as done. Emails marked as done should not be displayed, respectively. Screenshot:
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How to insert a body with a link through Gmail URL

How to open a window with a new Gmail email that has the following body Hi, here is the link. In other words, I am looking for an URL with the format https://mail.google.com/mail/?view=cm?body=&...
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Is it possible to use Gmail's spell-check in Inbox by Gmail?

By Gmail's spell-check I refer to the following feature visible in the compose window: Screenshots:
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How can I search reminders in Google Inbox, but not search emails?

I am using Google Inbox and I'm looking for all of the reminders in my account with "keyword" in them. Problem is that "keyword" also shows up in tons of my email (way too many to page through), and ...
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Have several emails and reminders unsnoozed together in Inbox by Gmail [closed]

Very often, a real-world task involves a number of different email threads and, especially in the case of Google Inbox, reminders. In Google Inbox, items can be snoozed until a later date, at which ...
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How to exclude certain emails from custom bundle in Google Inbox? [closed]

I have a custom bundle set up based on a "to" address. However, there are certain emails sent to this address that I want to exclude from the bundle (since they get bundled to another, lower-priority ...
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How to select all in Inbox by Gmail [closed]

I would like to delete all messages with a certain label. In Gmail, I can just click on the label or search for it, click "select all" in top left corner and delete. How can I do this in Inbox by ...
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How do I move multiple messages in Inbox? [closed]

I'd like to find all messages from Imzy, select them, then just move them all out of my inbox or mark them done at once. I can't figure out any way to select multiple messages without clicking all ...
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How can I access a delegated mailbox in Google Inbox?

I use Google Apps and my email is configured to use Inbox. My default delivery address is set to [email protected], and my primary account @example.com has been granted access by delegation. I've ...
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How to mute an email thread in Google Inbox mobile web app?

In Gmail, email threads can be muted. How can they be muted in the Google Inbox mobile web interface?
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How to filter out done reminders in Google Inbox?

I want to show only not done reminders. For now, I figured out is:reminder is:done, which show only done reminders is:reminder is:snoozed, which show only done snoozed reminders How can I show ...
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Show the time in list view of Google Inbox [closed]

Is there a way to see the date/time stamp of emails in Google Inbox's list view? It seems like a logical thing to want to see, so either: It's there and I haven't noticed it It somehow goes against ...
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Inbox by Gmail signature not quoted

I'm using Inbox by Gmail for my personal email, but when I add a default signature it is always showed as quoted text. Can I avoid quoted text?
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Skip notifications on filtered messages

I'm trying out the Google Inbox service, and I'm not sure it can do what I want it to do. With regular Gmail, I have lots of message filters, bringing messages into "Later" tags, skipping the inbox, ...
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Show bundled messages once a week on a day other than Monday? [closed]

Google Inbox allows showing bundled messages either: a) as they arrive, b) once a day at 7am, or c) once a week, on Monday at 7am. Is there any way to get it to show the messages once a week, on ...
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How to set a Vacation Responder in Google Inbox? [closed]

Is it possible to set a vacation responder in Google Inbox? I could not find a respective option in the settings menu.
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Mark all old reminders "done" in Inbox by Gmail

I have hundreds of old reminders that I created in the past year with Google Now that are now pinned in my "Inbox" (http://inbox.google.com). I would like to mark all of them as "done". I can select ...
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Is it possible to automatically apply a tag in Gmail and then hiding part of the subject?

I would like to automatically apply a label to every mail containing [Something] in the subject and then hiding that part when the mail are showed in the Inbox. For example i receive an email with ...
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Cannot sign in to my organization Mail by Google using Inbox

The only message I get is this: Your organization isn't set up for inbox yet But there the link of "Learn more" doesn't do anything.
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How do I attach a full resolution photo? [closed]

When attaching photos using Google Inbox, if I use the paperclip button to attach multiple photos, it seems that Inbox resizes them to about 512 pixels wide. How can I stop Inbox from shrinking my ...
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Gmail website priority inbox: unread; remaining inbox; starred; drafts

I wonder whether there is a way to customize the Gmail priority inbox on the gmail website as: Unread inbox Remaining inbox Starred Drafts The settings let me do the order 1-3-4-2 (where 2 is "...
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Add .ics attachments in Inbox by Gmail to Google Calendar

I'm using Google Inbox with Google Apps for Work and unfortunately the .ics attachments sent by meetup.com are not added to my calender. But when I switch to Gmail then there is a button to add the ...