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Keep Apple Mail offline but still send emails

When processing tons of pending emails I like to put Mail (OS X Lion) in offline mode so that I do not receive more emails and therefore distraction. The problem is that I am not able to send email ...
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How do I obtain statistics about sent email from Mail.app?

I use the Mail.app in OS X Lion. I would like to determine statistics about all emails sent within a timeframe (in this case, from 2010 to current). In particular, I'd like histograms for emails per ...
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647 views

Is there a way to get mail from /var/mail in a different client?

Many Linux systems store mail for users in /var/mail. Is there some way I can fetch that mail using my preferred email client? (I use Apple Mail on OS X Lion, but if there's way to do this that works ...
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How can I make an encrypted email message into a .p7m file?

This is a bit complicated, so I'll explain what I'm really trying to do here: I have a Debian server, and I want to automatically email myself certain logs every week. I'm going to use cron and a bash ...
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Shortcut for moving an email to another folder in Mail.app

How could I setup a keyboard shortcut for Mail.app in OSX Lion so an email in the inbox, which is still unread, when I use this shortcut is moved automatically to some other previously defined folder? ...
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Split Mail Thread (in Apple Mail)

I'm trying to split a thread / conversation in Apple Mail 5.2 (the one on Lion). What I've done so far is trying to remove the references and reply-to from the mail files, but for some reason this ...
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Switch Mail off and get email only from selected contacts

In the email program Mail from OS X Lion, is it possible to switch it off so you only get email notifications for certain selected users? I thought about moving all incoming email to another folder ...
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Create a global shortcut for “New Message” for Mail in OS X Lion

How could I create a key shortcut in OS X Lion so when I am using Safari, I type these keys and inmediately a "New Message" window from Mail.app shows up?
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1answer
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Mail missing in OS X Lion Mail.app

I always keep copies of all my sent emails in Mail.app from OS X Lion, at least since April 2010 (before I used Thunderbird). Today I was looking for some email I sent in September 2010 to some friend ...
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1answer
717 views

Highlight part of the message body of emails in OS X Mail

In the Mail application from Mac OS X Lion, is it possible to highlight somehow parts of the text of the emails? I want to store some mails and some weeks later, just read the most important parts ...
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Apple Mail: Flag message from keyboard

One of the flags in Apple Mail can be applied to a message using Command-Shift-L. Is there a way to apply any other flag? I renamed one of the colors to TODO, and I set up a keyboard shortcut for ...
3
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1answer
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What is the Keyboard Shortcut for Moving to the First/Last Message in Mail.app in Mac OS X Lion?

In Snow Leopard holding option-up arrow (for > 1s) will select the first message and option-down arrow will select the last message in Mail.app (see: What Is the Keyboard Shortcut for Moving to Last ...
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1answer
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Using Lion Mail.app on Snow Leopard

Is there any possible way to use the Lion Mail.app in Snow Leopard? I was thinking to somehow extract it from the Lion disk image, and then just put it in /Applications on Snow Leopard. But I'm ...
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2answers
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Multiple “From” addresses in mail.app using OS X Lion

One nice feature when using IMAP within mail.app is the ability to list multiple addresses in the “email address” field separated by commas. This allows me to have both my real email address as well ...
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2answers
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Lion Mail: Show “to” line (or details view) in messages

Mail in Lion hides the "to" address by default in the message view pane -- you have to click "Details" to show it. Is there a way to always show the "to" address? I need to know if messages went to a ...
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1answer
745 views

Moving Gmail account from POP to IMAP with Mail.app

I've been using POP to access my Gmail account using Mail, but I want to switch to IMAP to synchronize read emails with the web interface, and, most importantly, with my iPhone (which is already using ...
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1answer
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How to make Lion’s Mail.app work with Gmail archive feature [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to stop Mail.app in Lion creating an Archive folder for archiving in Gmail? I recently upgraded to Lion. Until then I was using Sparrow for my mailing needs. I’d ...
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How to stop Mail.app in Lion creating an Archive folder for archiving in Gmail?

Mail.app in Mac OS 10.7 added an Archive button. Unfortunately, when archiving a message in a Gmail account, instead of simply putting the message into All Mail folder, Mail.app creates a folder ...
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2answers
717 views

How to view e-mails in HTML by default in Mail.app in Lion?

At the moment my Mail.app under Mac OS 10.7 shows the plaintext part of every e-mail by default and I have to switch to HTML view manually. Is there a way to have HTML as the default viewing option?
3
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1answer
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OS X Lion Mail.app - how to set the Exchange Vacation Notice?

Does anyone know how to set the Exchange Vacation Notice in Mail.app 5.0? It says on their feature list that it should work: Exchange 2010 support Mail, iCal, and Address Book now support Microsoft ...
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2answers
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How to search from/to/subject/all fields in Apple Mail 5?

I just upgraded to OS X Lion 10.7 and it included the new Apple Mail. In Mail 4, I used to be able to choose where to search from (from/to/subject/all). How do I do this in Mail 5?
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OSX Lion - any way to TAG emails for filing? [closed]

Title says it all. I didn't see that. I don't know if this is a programming question, since there may be a way to do it built in. If not, any programmers know how to do this? Managing email ...