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How to make an encrypted Gmail backup on my VPS? [closed]

I'm using offlineimap to backup my Gmail on my VPS, in case Gmail might go down, get hacked or anything else might happen. I want to be able to do the following: Have a recent backup of all my Gmail ...
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Google Apps Backup Mail Accounts

We are currently using Google Apps for Business with 10 users, however yesterday a member managed to delete all their emails. Is there any free option in order to backup all emails?
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getmail does not keep track of downloaded emails if process is killed

I am using getmail to archive my Gmail account's inbox. However, every once in a while the process hangs -- probably due to a bad connection with Gmail's IMAP servers. I find that the only way to ...
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Backup “sent mail” folder from gmail to ubuntu

I use gmail, but would like to have a local backup (on a ubuntu machine) of the emails as well. (I do not need two way synchronisation or anything like that, just backup) I already back up all ...
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How can I keep incremental backups from gmail?

I want to synchronize a gmail account with a computer, but I want this to be more like a backup. Because I occasionally delete old mails from gmail, I want to be able to keep a backup in a private ...
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How can I backup a subset of my GMail in an mbox format?

Basically, I want to download all messages that match a particular search from GMail. But I don't want to have to create a local backup of my entire 25GB+ GMail account. I assume I'm looking for ...
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Can I backup my IMAP Gmail account locally using only Alpine?

I recently discovered cli email clients and have fallen in love with their speed and simplicity. After playing around with mutt and alpine I decided I favor alpine. I am a Gmail IMAP user and have ...
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Unix tool to extract and backup emails from Gmail

Having read this excellent post from HN I am now looking into options to backup my Gmail Account. I would like a system whereby I can Automate backups using a cron job Encrypt my backups (not ...
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Using Apple Mail as a native email client; Want to use Thunderbird to back up all of my Gmail

Let me start with my question and then I'll provide the context behind it: Is there a way for me to create a full local backup of my Gmail account (all received and sent emails) using a program like ...
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820 views

How can I use Thunderbird to keep regular offline backups of my Gmail account?

I'd like to use Thunderbird to regularly download all the mail in my Gmail account via IMAP, so if something happened to Gmail or my internet connection is disrupted, I can still access all my mail. ...
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How can I backup my Gmail archive using Thunderbird?

I have setup POP access to Gmail using Thunderbird. At first, it only downloaded about 350 messages all from 2007. Then I switched my Gmail POP settings (inside Gmail) to include 'all mail ever' and ...
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Use personal Amazon S3 account to backup Gmail using Ubuntu

As question, I have found online that backupify offer shifting from their S3 to user's personal S3, I have a backupify account but I can't find this options, besides, I don't prefer having my email ...
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Is pst file enough to backup my Gmail with Outlook?

I've backup from my Gmail account at Outlook 2010 beta. I see a pst file which is equal file size with my Gmail used storage. I want to zip it and burn it for a yearly backup. Is this file enough to ...
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Importing Outlook emails into Gmail - Getting Unknown Sender

I want to backup my Outlook email into Gmail. I have setup my Gmail account in Outlook using IMAP like is suggested here - http://www.keenerliving.com/importing-outlook-into-gmail - and I can ...
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Backup Gmail using Mail.app and IMAP without redundancy

I don't care for actually using mail app. I use it just for offline access, for eventual quick reading and even more eventually replying. I use mostly the gmail interface. So I've setup and tuned up ...
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How can I get a backup of my Gmail and Yahoo mails to my PC?

Is there a way to backup all mails of my Gmail and Yahoo mails to my local computer... I don't use Outlook... How can I get a backup my Gmail and Yahoo mails to my PC? Any ways...