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Why does https://gmail.com/ produce no SSL error while using a bad certificate?

It looks like https://gmail.com uses an SSL certificate which is for the hostname mail.google.com. As the SSL certificate hostname does not match the browser URL, why does this work? I should get a ...
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Emacs rmail and gmail (IMAP) and google contacts

It's been a few years since somebody asked http://stackoverflow.com/questions/66132 So, I'll ask it again. Despite several google searches and having a look at the rmail website and the Emacs ...
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Is there any way to know if my mail sender is using email tracking plugins like streak

I am using gmail streak for tracking. it tells me when the receiver has read my mail. But is there any way to know if any of the mails I receive are also tracked by sender of those mails ?
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Handling Junk Email with Apple Mail.app and Gmail

I've just setup my Apple Mail client to work with Google Apps through IMAP. One lingering question is how to best handle SPAM (Junk Mail), however. In their Help section, Google recommends that we ...
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Trying to convert HTML files to EML

I am trying to import some messages from my old mail client to thunderbird v24.3 (so that they will sync into gmail). I have all the messages saved as .html files as this is the only option I was ...
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How to make Thunderbird play nice with Google mail

Thunderbird and gmail aren't exactly the best of friends. Gmail's labels mean that Thunderbird often downloads multiple copies of a single mail. Anything tagged in gmail will appear in a folder ...
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Microsoft Exchange vs Gmail?

What are the main benefits of using Exchange over Gmail? I currently use Gmail and sync my Outlook calendar via ActiveSync to phone and to Google Calendar via Google Calendar Sync. Does Exchange ...
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IP address of the SMTP GMAIL

would you know what is the IP address of the SMTP GMAIL (It allows you to send mail from a batch windows) @echo off set repertoire="C:\Mon repertoire\" set emetteur=email.emmeteur@domaine.com set ...
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HTTP headers of Gmail

I just examined the headers of HTTP requests and responses regarding to Gmail. First, I submitted username and password and examined the headers. Then deleted an email from inbox and examined again. ...
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Gmail 2 factor authentication and Apple Mail

Using Gmail's 2FA security, Apple Mail 7.3 occasionally decides that my application-specific password is invalid and forces me to generate a new one. This happens pretty reliably every few days. ...
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How to copy a HTML Web page into a new HTML email in Gmail so the images are included?

How to copy a HTML Web page into a new HTML email in Gmail so the images are included? I.e. I don't want the email contains images only via links to the Web as I suspect some receipt will not be able ...
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Mac Mail app: Archive option issue

I am using the Mail app with my Gmail account. What happens to my mail when I choose archive? Where I can find this archived mail? Why don't I have an Archived folder? How can I set up an Archived ...
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Send email alert when receiving mail on a different address

I currently have 3 email addresses for various things (university, work, personal - all gmail addresses) - I'm trying to stay notified of new emails in all three, but the widely-used methods aren't ...
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Google Mail blocking emails sent by postfix

I have set up an email server, but I have a problem with sending mails to Gmail. This is my /var/log/mail.log: Jun 4 20:49:26 jenny postfix/qmgr[6064]: 4CBDB67482: from=<mail@[...]>, ...
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Sending email through Gmail with mailx gives error “Send options without primary recipient specified”

I am trying to send an email with a Bash script with my Gmail account using mailx. I have the following code in the script: mailx -v -s "$SUBJECT" -S smtp-use-starttls -S ssl-verify=ignore -S ...
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Outlook does not let me to close Gmail folder

I have a Gmail account set up with IMAP in Outlook 2010. Something went wrong awhile back. Gmail does not download (or synchronize) unless I click on the main folder to open the folder hierarchy and ...
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Mutt displays incoming and sent messages in inbox

I use mutt for mails, along with fetchmail + procmail. My problem is that when I download mails from a gmail account (POP3) mutt shows both the incoming messages and the outcoming (what I have sent so ...
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Why does Gmail mark some messages read and some unread in my Spam folder?

I use Gmail which has tremendous spam filtering capabilities. But, I'm curious why some messages are marked read vs. some left unread in the Spam label folder. Of my 1,000 current messages in Spam, ...
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Can offlineimap do a one-way sync?

I love the free webmail services out there but hate having years of mail tied up in one of these products. I'm looking for a way to cache a mailbox locally but still be able to access it from a ...
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How does Streak email tracking work from Gmail to Gmail?

The Chrome extension Streak for Gmail claims that they can track emails and I assume that then it works from Gmail to Gmail too (EDIT: not, see answer below). As far as I know, email tracking works ...
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Getting error “the account lasse@vkarlsen.no is disabled” when sending email to google groups from gmail

Apologies if this has already been answered but the very nature of the error message, mixing the message with my email makes it nearly impossible to find information about it through Google. I tried ...
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Can opening an email (in Gmail) plant a virus on my computer?

Gmail recommends sending the full message header of a spam email to the Federal Trade Commission at spam@uce.gov. Source However, in order to get the "full header" you need to open the email Source ...
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How can I chat (by mikrofon) on linux debian [closed]

I would like to talking with other people on skype, but I can't because the other person uses linux debian. Unfortunatelly the skype isn't supported in debian, therefore we can't talk eachother. We ...
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crontab email is not working as expected. First I got the emails at gmail, now I'm not getting them

First I ran a simple test to see if I could get crontab to send me an email. I created the following line: MAILTO = my_email_address@example.com 1 * * * * /bin/echo "foobar" This worked as expected ...
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Google tasks menu bar app for mac os x

Is it there any free widget/program for mac os x that connects with google tasks and clicking on the menu bar allows to add more tasks and view info?
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Why do emails show multiple times in Windows Live Mail quick views?

I have around 6 Gmail address all going through my Windows Live Mail, it has 'quick views' which is a great feature and should let me view all of my inboxes at once. The problem is, in the quick view, ...
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If I add my Gmail to Outlook Express via IMAP, will it download all of my mail automatically?

I'm trying to rescue a ton of old mail from Outlook Express. I want to connect OE to my Gmail account via IMAP so I can upload the mail to Gmail. Question is: when I connect my Gmail via IMAP, will ...
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how can i login my gmail account?

It is normal for people in china not to login into gmail ,GFW block people here to login into gmail.Many times when i login into gmail directly ,it is a failure message. If i login into gmail ...
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human input in system dialog without knowledge - is is possible to “recall”? [closed]

While I was writing email in Gmail (Ubuntu 10.10, Firefox 7) suddenly I got popup (not website, dialog box (like system/browser). I was just pressing space, so dialog box got submitted by default ...
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Thunderbird gives “ Not enough disk space ” alert, after trying to download more emails ( Win 7, 64 bit )

So, today I have installed Mozilla Thunderbird 24.2.0 on my Windows 7 (64 bit) machine. It was downloading emails, until it hit an error. An alert showed up saying : "There is not enough disk space ...
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Gmail DMARC Validation is Trashing Contact Form Messages from Yahoo and AOL Email Accounts

We recently realized that Gmail has silently been trashing messages sent to us via our contact form from addresses ending in @yahoo.com and @aol.com for the past 2 months due to DMARC Validation ...
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vestacp exim4. When I send email to my server - 550 5.1.1 Recepient not found

On my server I install vesta control panel. Then configure my DNS records in domain registrator. * A my_ip @ A my_ip www A my_ip Then i create virtual host for domain. Then i create mail domain ...
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How to setup a Google Apps GTalk account in Pidgin?

I can setup my normal GTalk account in Pidgin, but I don't know how to do it with my work GTalk which is for a Google Apps domain.
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How do I make mailto: links open gmail in Ubuntu?

I've tried using this How-To Geek guide, but it doesn't work. Running the script from the terminal works (although I had to change its permissions first), but clicking on a mailto: link does nothing. ...
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Archiving with Apple Mail and Gmail

What is the best way of archiving my messages in Apple mail so that it will be archived in Gmail as well?
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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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How to change gmail address (not name)? [closed]

I'd like to change my email address from xxxx@gmail.com to yyyy@gmail.com. There are a lot of infos on internet, but they're showing changing name. I don't want to change displaying name, but whole ...
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Offline Gmail extension for Google Chrome doesn't work offline

I downloaded the Google Chrome application called "Offline Google Mail" by Google. I used it a few times (online), it works fine, syncs, whatever. Yesterday I was on the bus and decided to give a try ...
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Lost access to Gmail [closed]

Here is my situation: Lost SMS service through carrier Reset phone, so lost OTP app Do not have backup codes No other backup phone on account Now I cannot access any of my Gmail accounts I cannot ...
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How to find webmail server address?

My webmail is associated with local ip address. To configure it with gmail, I need to find the server name. Is there a way to find server name?
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Greyed out emails in Mail.app

Within Mail.app on my Gmail account, deleting or moving items no longer removes that item from the Inbox; instead they appear greyed out. In the image above these emails have either been moved ...
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Telnet to Gmail SMTP server timeout

I'm doing some testing of SMTP servers. I want to see the capabilities returned by the server in response to a EHLO. Gmail is timing out for SMTP: $ dig gmail.com mx ; <<>> DiG 9.8.5-P1 ...
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How to recover a hacked gmail account? [closed]

I posted on Google Gmail support forums and one person answered telling me to try the recovery again and after 24 hours and many other tries none else answers. You can never be sure how you got ...
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Does opening GMail using firefox have something to do with Google knowing all my other stored passwords? [closed]

I cannot express or explain thoroughly, but I hope people here would get what I really mean. Most of my friends told me that Google Chrome definitely know all my passwords when using GMail or saving ...
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imap: force gmail to forget invalid keyword

After I recently updated to Emacs24, I was unable to get Gnus to connect to my gmail account; I was getting some mysterious 'nnimap-parse-flags: Invalid read syntax: "]"' error. I then tried to ...
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Filter out unused emails newsletters, info from catch all mail address

I'm having trouble with my email accounts that are deleted from Gapps (free license). But this question is legitimate for any situation (mail server). Thing is that I had several accounts that were ...
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Sent an email- getting permanent failure - When does this actually happen and why?

I have sent repeated emails to a person but it hasn't reached. What might be the problem. This is what I received on gmail. 1) This is an automatically generated Delivery Status Notification ...
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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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mail client for multiple IMAP accounts

I have bought few sites and I got registered emails with theses sites. Right now I have about 100 email accounts. It is mostly Gmail IMAPs accounts. I am looking for mail client that can read so ...
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How to turn off text auto-completion in gmail / googlemail?

Suddenly gmail started trying to complete every word / text typed in gmail / googlemail See this screenshot: How can I turn this off?