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How to stop Thunderbird mail redirection [on hold]

I am using Thunderbird 38.5.1 client on desktop PC with no add-ons. I had an email redirection in place while I was on holidays using a Message Filter to send it to a @yahoo.com account. Two weeks ...
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IMAP: restrict synchronisation by total size

Many IMAP clients allow the user to configure them to only synchronise the most recent X days/weeks/etc of emails, e.g. the last 30 days. Is it possible for an IMAP client to allow the user to ...
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Mailto button not working Google Chrome > Outlook

When I click a mailto: link on a website, the browser quickly opens a tab and then closes the tab, does not open any other application. I have already set Outlook to my default program for all mail ...
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Ascertain the recipient

Here below I have given a header for example. Can we say from this header that email has been received by the recipient or not? This is the only header information that is available for a ...
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Reduce Outlook to Gmail syncing latency

At work, we use a Microsoft Exchange-based email service for our professional addresses. But I hate both the Outlook app and Outlook.com interfaces. So I configured my Gmail account as an email ...
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Bluehost/hostmonster server proxy outbound server IPs iprev authentication failure [on hold]

Bluehost / hostmonster shared mail server users: Could you help us please, checking if one of the following IP addresses without rDNS/DNS A redundancy are being used to transfer mails to MDAs ...
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Email with Lotus using cmd with multi lines in body

how do you make a new line in "body" with cmd ? I'd like to do something like "lotus.exe" mailto:someguy@someaddress.com?subject=title?body=Hello[carriage return]body text[carriage return]other ...
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Roundcube not sending email via smtps

I am running Roundcube 1.1.4 on Debian Jessie - it all works OK apart from sending emails via my SMTPS server (which normally works OK). I use self-signed certificates. No additional Roundcube plugins ...
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Outlook 2016 IMAP messages not showing in folders

Setup outlook 2016 for a colleague, all folders were synced the 1st time they performed a send & recieve & new messages are being delivered into the "inbox". Sub folders have been created but ...
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How to filter email delivered to Junk folder?

I would like to filter upon arrival email coming directly to IMAP Junk folder (as result of filtering by IMAP account provider). I would like to special marks for "may be a false positive" messages. ...
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How to make a Contact Group from a Contact Folder in Outlook 2010

I imported a list of about 120 email addresses into a contact folder in Outlook 2010. I would like to create a contact group from all of the addresses in this new folder. One way to do this is ...
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set X-Original-To in postfix virtual forward

I am using postfix virtual alias map to forward email sent to our support email info@ourdomain.com to Zendesk at support@ourdomain.zendesk.com Unfortunately there is no information in the email ...
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Cross-platform calendar solution [on hold]

I've got a problem, which seems stupid but I'm not being able to find a smart and straight solution... In my company there's some sort of cross-platform rule, which is any people is using anything ...
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Remove Google+ profile from gmail? [migrated]

I use the web interface for GMAIL regularly and recently noticed that one of my contacts (let's call him Jim Smith) has a Google+ account attached to his email address...and I cannot remove the damn ...
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Building a program/script for generating e-mails: suggested approach? [on hold]

Background I've been thinking about this for a long time but haven't gotten around to it until now. If this is the wrong forum, let me know and I can post it in a more appropriate place. As I work in ...
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How can I prevent that an user sends mail like another user on Postfix?

I am running a Mail Server on CentOS 7. All programs and system are up to date. My Mail Transfer Agent is Postfix, and it uses Dovecot SASL to authenticate the users. In Postfix's configuration, my ...
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Show either the “Return-Path”, “X-Sender” or “X-Envelope-From” in Thunderbird's list view

When reading emails in Thunderbird, the contents of the "From" column are taken from the email's "From:" header. Since anything can be put in the "From:" header, I have tried (and failed) to teach ...
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How can I automate a multi-step task involving multiple applications? [on hold]

Is it possible to create a recurring automated task that will download a file from a given URL, save it to a specified location on my hard drive and then send an email with the file attached? I am ...
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Folders in Outlook moving out of the hierachy of the Inbox

Why have my Outlook Inbox sub-folders become folders in their own right? I had a large number of Outlook folders arranged hierarchically, all nested within the Inbox. The hierarchy suddenly changed ...
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E-mail Hyperlinks in Word 2010

I was wondering if there's a way to create a hyperlink in a Word 2010 document that opens an e-mail message and then writes the recipient in the 'To' box but also attaches this document to the e-mail ...
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“:-( Something went wrong” message when trying to log in to hotmail/outlook on Chrome

I'm trying to log in to my Hotmail account using Google Chrome web browser and after I enter my email and password, the page shows this in the center for about 10 seconds: and then I get this ...
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Is there any (dis-) advantage when creating subfolders in my IMAP Inbox?

Since my question was rejected in StackOverflow, I try again here: My mailbox is full of subfolders inside the INBOX. I'm collecting/organizing my stuff in there. Is there any advantage when saving ...
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What causes 2007 Outlook to start asking for password when password hasn't been changed?

Upon launching Outlook, I get the Enter Network Password prompt asking for the server, user name and password. The server and user name are correctly filled out. I have two PCs configured with this ...
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Debian: email notification when java app is down

I have dedicated server and many launched screen sessions. And sometimes apps in this screen sessions are going down (java apps). I can't always monitor this so I want to receive a email notification ...
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an email starts coming in “mail activity” on my mac, but it never arrives anywhere.

I use "mail" on my mac (version 8.2), yosemite 10.10.5. I see an email arriving in the mail activity section (I was waiting for it to arrive, from a doctor) - I could see the subject line and knew ...
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Outlook 2010 Inbox window does not open

I know this question has been asked before but none of the solutions offered fixed my user's situation. current environment Windows 7 Enterprise x64 Outlook 2010 x64 client Microsoft Exchange ...
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Prompt to File Message when Reply is Sent Outlook 2013

I work through approximately 60 email messages a day. Generally, once I reply to an email I have no need for the original email to stay in my inbox. Is there a rule I can setup in Outlook 2013 so that ...
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JPG attachment to mail opens in text editor in Outlook 2016

When I double-click a JPG image attached to a mail in Outlook 2016 it opens as text in my default text editor (which is Notepad++), instead of in an image viewer. The images are OK, because I can open ...
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Need To Factory Restore Laptop. How Do I Backup and Restore Thunderbird?

I need to do a factory restore on my Medion Vista Laptop. How can I back up and restore my desktop items including, and especially, Thunderbird email clients and folders. It receives the emails from ...
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Recover deleted emails, wrong POP3 client configuration

One of my clients has set up a POP3 account in his computer and now he had deleted all emails from the server. He has them locally in his computer, but everything has been deleted from the server. Is ...
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When I connect to work email from an outside device, how am I connecting?

If I send an email form my work email account from my Iphone, how is it connecting? Would it be possible to check the email header of the email sent form my phone and find the IP address and figure ...
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Not receiving emails in Outlook 2007

My business has a small office of 5 computers and our email access is vital on a daily basis as we receive orders and other important details, from a range of companies. The problem started a couple ...
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Run Thunderbird online in real-time from more computers

We are in love with Thunderbird and its addons, and we want to use it as a collaboration tool. For example, if I add a note to an e-mail with Xnote, everyone else sees it immediately. I tried to ...
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Unix/Linux email notification

echo "This is the body" | mail -s "Test POC Mail" $sender_mail echo "Mail is sent" when I run this script, it is giving the last statement in the console but am not receiving the email and I set the ...
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Ubuntu postfix sendgrid unknown mail transport error

I have configured postfix similar to this one: "Recipient address rejected" when sending an email with sendgrid $ /etc/postfix/main.cf smtp_sasl_auth_enable = yes smtp_sasl_password_maps ...
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Group by discussion without tree in Thunderbird

Is it possible to group messages by discussion (with keep sorting by date) without tree? In other words: limit discussion tree by 2 (1 level - top message, 2 level - all other messages in selected ...
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New Outlook Preview Not Forwarding Messages

Was forced to upgrade to the new outlook preview so I setup forwarding to another email account (less business-y), sent a couple test emails and those worked once. After that it almost seems as though ...
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Google Hacked IP Address - Subpoena to Google

I suspected somebody hacked into my email account and sent messages from it, so I served Google with a subpoena to produce the IP addresses of the computer that sent the hacked emails. Google ...
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In Outlook 365 the received email that I sent is converting tabs to spaces

In Outlook 365 the received email that I sent is converting tabs to spaces. The email is in HTML format, as usual. This is the first time that I have seen this happen...and I tested again to see ...
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Android ignoring “reply-to” header [migrated]

When I receive an email on my Samsung S5 and reply to it, the email is going to the sender's email instead of the requested "reply-to" email. I am using the default email app that comes with the ...
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Opensuse: Force Kmail to use wireless connection while rest of the programs use wired connection

I live in college dorm and I am using OpenSuse Leap 42.1 with KDE. I want to use KMail for accessing my college email server. I am usually connect via ethernet connection because it is almost 10 times ...
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Change temp directory where Thunderbird stores attachments when opening them

Using Thunderbird 38.5.1 on Windows, I sometimes double-click on an attachment in a received message to open it. The file is saved to my temp directory (%TEMP%), but I don't want it to be saved to ...
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How can I grant mailbox permissions with PowerShell so that each member in a group has Full Access to every other member of the group?

I'm faced with the task of granting Full Access and Send As permissions on a large group of customer service representatives. I want each member (of a distribution group) to have Full Access and Send ...
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How to best manage email address change with mutt

My institution is changing its name... and my professional e-mail is changing. So far my .muttrc had: alternates me@oldpro.com alternates me@perso.com set from=me@oldpro.com set use_from so that I ...
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Avoid Mail Delivery System Bounce Forward

I have the following mail setup: This is what happens at the numbered stages: some spam-address (which actually does not exist) sends spam to info@xyz.org the info@xyz.org has an auto-reply ...
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delete all emails from Outlook 2010 inbox retaining only the last 3 months

I have 9000 emails in my account. How do you delete all emails from Outlook 2010 inbox retaining only the last 3 months.
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Office 365 exchange

I have the following scenario: 8 email addresses (3 services & 5 people): info@example.com sales@example.com accounting@example.com user1@example.com user2@example.com user3@example.com ...
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Update account on win10

I upgraded my laptop to win10 few months ago and I use it almost exclusively for web browsing, then two days ago I used one note application and I need to login with my account microsoft (an hotmail ...
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Outlook 2016 Remove Default Account

I setup MS outlook 2016 (from an office 365 install) on a colleagues PC. I mistakenly set it up as POP3 instead of IMAP. I added another account, IMAP this time & removed the default account from ...
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How to set up mutt so that it saves the sent messages to specific remote IMAP folder via bash scripts?

I've installed Zimbra Collaboration Suite on CentOS 7. I need to use mutt to send an email every hour. The problem is whenever my script executes mutt, it does not save the message into specific ...