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I have 3 gmail accounts coming into my gmail app. I also frequently use the "Share" feature of many apps (Browser, Gallery, BeyondPod...) to share links via gmail however when it opens up the email compose screen sometimes I am given a dropdown to choose which account to send it from and other times it defaults to the account of the last inbox I checked and doesn't give me an option to change it.

This does not seem to have any rhyme or reason to it. Does anyone know how I can make sure to always have the option to choose which account I'm sending from?

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Hello? Anyone else have this problem? – Matt Sep 25 '10 at 14:54
HELLO... HELLO... hello... [/echo] <? php include $tumbleweed ?> – Matt Oct 3 '10 at 17:00
Is it an issue with a particular app? For the apps that give you a dropdown menu, does it at least consistently provide the dropdown? – gary Nov 9 '10 at 16:57
Well, it is particularly with the Gmail App. When ever I choose to share something via gmail from my browswer or gallery or music player... it pops up Gmail, however sometimes it defaults to the last gmail account I used as the "From Address" sometimes it gives me a choice. No, it doesn't consistently provide a dropdown. – Matt Nov 9 '10 at 18:07
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I'm sure this is fixed in the latest Gmail App which you should be able to download from the Market.

(This used to bug the hell out of me - sometimes the drop down would work, other times not, completely at random. Haven't had the issue since the last Gmail App update)

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Thanks! It seems to work now. I'll have to give it a couple days to make sure it's fixed for good. – Matt Nov 9 '10 at 18:28
@Matt I'm genuinely pleased for you! I use this feature a lot and it really drove me crazy, especially as it was so random :) – FoleyIsGood Nov 19 '10 at 13:52
Yup, it's fixed. Thanks. – Matt Nov 27 '10 at 19:44

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