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Questions tagged [gmail-imap]

IMAP is the Internet Message Access Protocol, and is often used when connecting to a Gmail account from a third party application.

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Intermediate mail server or how to get IMAP with POP

I have the following problem: my university mail is on a IMAP server and I'm a Gmail user. I want to forward my university mail to mail Gmail, but it only accepts POP3 servers. I'm wondering if there ...
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Outlook 2010 doesn't like it when I tell it NOT to “Remember Password” for Gmail?

When I uncheck the "Remember Password" box, Outlook gives me an error when synchronizing, instead of asking me for my Gmail password. It works fine when I tell it to remember the password, though...
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Does Outlook 2010 support IMAP push or not?

I've setup Gmail and Yahoo IMAP email accounts in Outlook 2010. When I get a new email in one of these accounts, should it get pushed automatically to my Outlook client? It seems like I can only see ...
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Thunderbird (or Icedove) and Gmail IMAP offline caching

I currently use Icedove (Thunderbird as it's known outside of the Debian world) for accessing my Google Apps mail via IMAP. I'm interested in having this cached locally on my machine. I have lots of ...
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What is wrong with Outlook 2010 and Gmail IMAP?

I have set up my Gmail account with Outlook 2010 SP1 using IMAP. One problem is bugging me like anything here is the sync problem. When I hit "Mark All as Read" in outlook for gmail account, outlook ...
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Thunderbird doesn't receive IMAP-PUSH mails from googlemail

I noticed for a while now that my thunderbird client is not receiving the mails "immediately" anymore, but has to regularly synchronize my IMAP folders with googlemail. I am also using Trillian ...
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Configuring outlook for gmail in proxy network

I wanted to configure my gmail acount in my outlook 2007 client. I simply followed the instructions @ http://mail.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=77689 but seems like these steps do not take ...
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Connect to Exchange server with IMAP from GMail

At the moment I have an exchange account. All mail then gets forwarded to a GMail account. I have set that account up so I can send email from the exchange account so it looks as if I sent it from ...
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Mac Outlook 2011 with GMail IMAP: Folders (Gmail Labels) not updating

So I've been following this guide to getting GMail IMAP to play nice with Microsoft Outlook 2011, and I've successfully got the GMail Labels to show up nicely as folders, and all existing messages ...
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outlook 2007 - only one folder not syncing with gmail imap

Using Outlook 2007, windows xp, have my gmail imap setup and all is syncing fine, except one folder. Outlook says only 53 unread, gmail have over 1000 unread. unsubscribed and subscribed again - but ...
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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 like to ...
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How to have Sent items wrap to full width of pane in Thunderbird (plain text)?

When I view plain text Sent items in Thunderbird, it automatically adds line breaks so they do not wrap to the full width of the viewing pane when displayed. This makes it awkward if I want to later ...
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Gmail sent messages don't appear in Apple Mail inbox

I want to access my Gmail messages in Apple's Mail app, using IMAP. I have successfully followed Google's guidelines, but I still have a problem: my sent messages don't appear in the inbox. I assume ...
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Manage GMail account through Mozilla Thunderbird

For many years I've got a complete mess in my GMail account. I've decided to organize this account, though I cannot to this, because the default (web) interface and management tools of GMail are ...
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firefox extention to check gmail apps that uses Google Applications Connector

is there any extension out there that would allow me to check my email that uses Google Applications Connector? http://www.atlassian.com/software/crowd/ I tried WebMail Notifier I have no idea why ...
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Mutt seems to sync to Gmail IMAP only on quit

I am using Mutt 1.5.20 in Mac OS X Terminal. I have a Google mail account whose mail I fetch via IMAP. I also use a Gmail notifier app to notify me of new e-mail messages. My experience with Mutt ...
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How to connect to Gmail IMAP through VPN?

Recently, I changed to a shorter mail address(from Google Apps, to Google Apps, just for an address). As I have Google Apps standard version, I have to use 3rd party tools to migrate my two mailboxes. ...
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Unable to use Gmail in Thunderbird 3

Mozilla Thunderbird v.3.1.7 I am trying to setup Gmail, but none of the settings are working. I have tried every resource: Blogs, tutorials Instructions by Google Instructions by Thunderbird ...
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How to get rid of Thunderbird error “[NONEXISTENT] Unknown Mailbox: Trash”

Every time I start Thunderbird, I get this error: The current operation on 'Trash' did not succeed. The mail server for account spamspam@gmail.com responded: [NONEXISTENT] Unknown Mailbox: ...
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Display archived emails in inbox thread? (Gmail + Thunderbird 3.1)

A features that I liked in GMail was that when an email arrived that was a reply to an earlier email, Gmail would display all of the previous emails along with the new one in a single thread in my ...
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Stop Outlook 2007 from creating tasks for everything starred in Gmail?

I'm using Outlook 2007 to connect to my GMail account through IMAP. Unfortunately this creates a flagged item and an task entry for every starred item in GMail. How to geek shows how to make this ...
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My Gmail email to a Google group gets there, but I don't get a copy in Mail.app

I have my Gmail account set up as IMAP and use Mac Mail on 10.6. When I post as a member to a Google group using my gmail address, I do not get my copy back from the google group in Mac Mail. I do ...
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Gmail keeps requiring me to sign in to website to allow Apple Mail to download Inbox

Having a bit of a task using Apple Mail with Google Apps Gmail. Every few days it insists on me signing in to the web interface, before Apple Mail can get access to my Inbox. Why is this?