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GNUS is a powerful News and Mail reader for Emacs.

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Gnus: How to fix 'Warning - invalid active <folder> <number> <number> y'

Something I've done but not yet identified has hosed my working-for-years Gnus<->offlineimap<->GMail setup. Gnus gives me a bunch of errors like: Warning - invalid active: [Gmail].Starred 26 2 ...
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GNU Emacs Gnus can't connect to gmail IMAP

I'm in the process of configuring Gnus to retrieve emails from my gmail account via IMAP. I have done as recommended at https://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/GnusGmail, however I keep on getting errors from ...
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Troubles reading gmail with gnus

I am trying to configure emacs to fetch my mail from gmail and have got into some troubles. I am getting "NO" as answer from gmail server all the time. I have followed instructions offered at gnus ...
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Sending email attachments failes from Gnus or Mutt, but works from Gmail and Evolution

When I send an email via Gnus or Mutt, attachments are (on the receiving end) either missing or truncated to 0 bytes. Sending from Gmail's Web interface and from Evolution works correctly. This is ...
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Gnus does not delete expired articles

I am trying to use emacs gnus to read my mail. I have read in the documentation (emacs info) that the way to clear away the mail messages is: Mark them as expireable (E) Expire mail articles (with B ...
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Emacs Gnus email decrypt smime without openssl

I use gnus for my email. Every once in a while, I receive an encrypted email; when I answer "yes" to Gnus offer to decrypt it, it responds smime-verify-region: No CA configured. Now, my workplace ...
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Move existing articles to another group in Gnus

I set up nnmail-split-methods to separate mail coming from my mailing list from anything else: (setq nnmail-split-methods '(("vladimir.lenin" "From:.*vladimir\.lenin") ("...
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Idiomatic way to reply to Google Groups mailing list with Gnus

I'm subscribed to a mailing list on Google Groups. Before, i used to reply to people outside mailing list by pressing r (gnus-summary-reply). For list this is no good — the reply is sent directly to ...
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how to use Gmail tabs with IMAP?

Is there any way to apply an IMAP label to only the messages under the "Primary" tab in my Gmail? I'd like to use a console-based email client like Mutt or Gnus or Wanderlust to reply to messages, ...
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When I've marked a message as read in Gnus, how push that change to the server?

I've hooked up Gnus to my Gmail account and I'm able to send mail just fine (using gnutls). However, when I mark messages as read, I cannot see my changes reflected in Gmail's web interface. How can I ...
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how to notify a program of another program? dll? directory? path?

I am trying to experiment with GNUS email in Emacs, in Windows (EDIT: x64 bit). I've got it to work in Ubuntu, but struggling with it in Windows. From http://www.gnu.org/software/emacs/manual/...
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getting fetchmail/procmail to mark/split email by account or domain used to fetch

I've set up fetchmail to grab emails from two different accounts using POP, but I'd like them to be marked in such a way that Gnus or mutt can tell that they're from separate accounts for the purposes ...
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Managing identities in Gnus

What's the simplest way to manage sending identities in Emacs Gnus for email? I'm used to Thunderbird, but I'm trying to migrate to something a little less heavy and unportable.
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emacs fullscreen interaction with gnus

I have just configured gnus to work inside emacs 24.3. When I run emacs, I like to have four windows open like so: The bottom left window is gnus, when I open my inbox (or any other option) it will ...
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getting my gmail in emacs

I wish to use emacs as my email client. Currently, I have a gmail account and I found this link which supposedly will get your gmail into emacs via gnus: http://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/GnusGmail#toc1 ...
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In a Gnus IMAP group, can I mark an item read and expirable at the same time?

The various "read" marks all seem to be mutually exclusive, such that I cannot do this. When talking to the Gmail IMAP server, Gnus' "expirable" mark will archive an item out of my inbox, but also ...
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How can I mark a read message in gnus as “unread”?

This is a simple question, but I did not find an answer: How can I change a read message to "unread" and how can I toggle the read state of a message?
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Gnus: get rid of ~/Mail and ~/News folders

Gnus (Emacs's mail client) creates directories ~/Mail/ and ~/News. I don't want to clutter my home folder, how can i change this directories to, say, ~/.emacs.d/mail/ and ~/.emacs.d/news/?
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Easy spam block in Gnus

What is the easiest way to block a certain email address from sending you messages in Gnus?
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How to edit gnus groups parameters by hand

An extension I have puts an option in my *Gnus Customize* buffer, but whenever I set it for any given group, I can no longer successfully open *Gnus Customize*. Therefore, I can't unset it (because ...
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gnus nnimap-split-methods is not splitting my mail

I'm trying to use nnimap-split-methods to split incoming mail into different groups, but it's not working. Even with this simple split rule: (setq gnus-secondary-select-methods '((nnimap "...
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Emacs and Multiple SMTP servers

There used to be a bunch of hacks for using multiple SMTP servers with Gnus that mostly entailed to add a special mail header depending on the current group and parsing this information out with a ...
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Emacs GNUS nnrss issue

I started to use nnrss as rss reader. Got couple feeds including slashdot. What is strange: some feeds are fetched fine, but slashdot feeds are seems to be duplicated each time I fetch them. Just ...
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best way to import mailing list archives

I tried reading mailing lists in gnus in emacs, but emacs stops responding with the slow nntp servers downloads. nabble, gmane etc are also kind of slow. So I thought about download the gzipped ...
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Emacs gnus isn't showing my mail group(s)

The only group in the group buffer is 9: nndoc+gnus-help:gnus-help My configuration is as follows: (setq gnus-ignored-newsgroups "") (setq user-mail-address "") (setq user-full-name "Anthony Simpson"...
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How can I get nnimap-stream working in Cocoa Emacs?

I have this as a gnus configuration: (setq imap-shell-program "/usr/local/sbin/dovecot -c /Users/hinmanm/.dovecotrc --exec-mail imap") (setq gnus-select-method '(nnimap "Mail" ...
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Multiple email accounts from the same server in Emacs Gnus

I'm trying to set up Gnus to use both my gmail accounts but I can only ever get one at a time to show up in the list of folders. (setq gnus-select-method '(nnimap "work@mywork.org" ...
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Boilerplate text with Emacs Gnus

How can I make boilerplate text to use with Emacs Gnus email responses?