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Is Google collecting data when I use the standard mail app?

When I use the Android mail app (not the Gmail app) with my own email provider, are the mail addresses I communicate with also synced to Google somehow? or is Google collecting any oft that data?
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I want to change the email where my pictures go to

When I take pictures with my Samsung, it automatically uploads my pictures to my email account. I want to change my email account, so that the photos get uploaded to a different account. How do I do ...
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Android 4.3 - change notification sound for received Exchange email

How do I change the default notification sound when an email arrives in my Exchange mailbox? Many thanks.
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Troubleshooting encrypted email on 4.3 native / stock email app

I've added my corporate exchange account to my Samsung Galaxy S4 (brand new yesterday, just updated to 4.3 last night). The exchange account is working correctly and I can send/receive email without ...
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Change number of emails the phone keeps

I have a Galaxy S4 and have my email setup to retrieve via POP3. The number of emails to load is set to 25. If I receive a new email and delete it from the phone an old email is loaded to keep the ...
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Trash icon in default email app

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4. The trash icon has disappeared in the default email app. I can check the emails that I want to delete, but there is no trash icon. This is the same in all folders, which ...
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Client-side encryption of messages across apps

Is it possible to encrypt any message (part) across apps? I'd want client-side encryption using pgp keys (asymmetric public/secret) integrate into multiple apps (like WhatsApp, GoogleTalk, ...), ...
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Exchange Calendar Auto-Reject

On my Android w/KitKat, I recently received an exchange/outlook event notification where I am supposed to click "Accept" "Maybe" or "Reject". I do not prefer to have these automatically integrated ...
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Native email app showing email account password on lock screen of Galaxy S2

Dear Android community, Recently I have set up a personal email account on the native email client that comes with the version of Android I have (4.1.2). After I have set it up and could ...
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galaxy s3 stopped receiving emails today

It says it hasn't synced since yesterday but when I checked Settings & accounts the sync email box is checked. This is driving me slightly INSANE. (i.e. I am on the ledge ready to jump while ...
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viewing yahoo mail subfolders on galaxy note 3

How can I view my yahoo mail subfolders on my samsung Note 3? I have office on my phone and also a pdf reader. When I go to my mail app and click the top left mail icon, I go to folders. Then when I ...
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Email won't stay deleted (IMAP)

Phone: Samsung Galaxy S4 App: default mail app (Android or Samsung, don't know which) Issue: I have an IMAP email account and when I delete an email and then check for new messages later, or at the ...
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Can not delete picture from Android phone

An image someone sent me to my gmail, has ended up on my phone gallery, I am unable to delete. Any ideas?
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Outlook emails left on old phone

My EX employer uses Microsoft office and I have a couple hundred emails left on my phone. I lost my position there & I no longer have access to their server to forward the emails. I now busted my ...
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Is there a way to have Gmail autocomplete “To” only with Gmail contacts (and the same for Email and Exchange contacts)?

I am never going to email work folks via gmail, nor friends and family through my work email, and I'd hate for that to happen accidentally.
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Is it possible to get notifications for specific email senders? [duplicate]

I just want push notifications when my boss sends me email.
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How to get mail sitting in Outbox to be sent out?

I am using a Sony XPeria tablet with Android 4.1.2. I am using an ereader which can send email from within the app. If the tablet is not in Airplane mode, the emails go out fine. If the tablet is in ...
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Can I pull the emails off my Android phone?

I recently lost all the emails on my laptop computer. And they were important business emails. Many of those emails still exist on my Android phone. I know I can forward them all, but that will take a ...
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Is there an Android equivalent for iPhone's “mobileconfig”?

iPhone provides an easy way to add Email accounts using .mobileconfig files, "installable configuration profiles" or whatever they call it. Its basically a XML file containing all the parameters ...
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Unable to set up Exchange email

I own a Nexus 4 and have been trying to setup Exchange email but every time I punch in the credentials, it pops up an error that "Username or password incorrect". I tried it with several other ...
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Android Email Attachment over 50mb

I need to send over 50 mb's worth of email attachments on a android device. I have a email server with no email attachment limits. The problem is the default email client won't allow attachments over ...
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Samsung stock email application won't show “sent” email on phone (using gmail account)

I use a Samsung Galaxy S III and I use the stock Samsung email application and widget (which also comes stock on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2). I have four gmail accounts linked to my phone and I have ...
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How to check emails (safely & securely)? [closed]

I trust Linux more than Android. Likewise, I trust Firefox (with certain settings and certain security-related addons) more than Chrome (or Chromium). I'm new to the smartphone world and couldn't wait ...
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How to mark all emails as read?

I am using the stock email app with my Hotmail account. The app icon in the home page always shows a number. Is there a way to mark all the messages as read? Using Android 4.2.2.
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Emails disappear from Email client after about a day or two

I'm using a Sony Xperia SOL21 with Android and an Email client called "Email", I guess it's stock. I have a POP account that receives mails, but after about a day the emails are no where to be seen. I ...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Old Emails Showing Up as New

I have a Samsung Galaxy S4, which I switched to from a Blackberry in mid July 2013. I continue to get emails that were dealt with when first received by either opening and reading, or opening and ...
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yahoo mail folders missing

New to android, just bought my galaxy s4 and on the default mail app i've set up my account and everything works fine BUT i have some folders in the yahoo mail that contain some very important e-mails ...
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Samsung s4- SYNCING EMAILS

I have recently bought a samsung s4. I use their email app to check my emails on my phone. It works perfectly However when I access my email from my computer it says they haven't been read? I checked ...
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HTC Desire Z setting up mail

I have a HTC Desire Z and a old mobileme account. I was young and stupid as I decided to have a mobileme account. Meanwhile I would never do this again! But, if you are using a mail address for a ...
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Can't load email messages

I get a notification on my S4 home screen that I have received an email or emails but when I go click onto my email icon and go into either of them (I have 2 email accounts) both are just blank with ...
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R2Mail2 - GnuPG encrypting email to a different email address than in the public key

I have a friend's public key with the associated email address bla@bla.com. I would like to use the key to send an encrypted email to the email address not@not.com. Is this possible in R2Mail2 for ...
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recieving a 'Server password changed, please enternew password repeated request' on Samsung Galaxys S3 Mini

My Samsung S3 Mini keeps emailing me to say my Server Password has been changed, please enter new password. I havent changed the password. My emails are from my Sky email account and have had no ...
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Can't send attachments with Samsung S3

2 weeks ago, sending attachments via our Samsung S3 does not work. It just sits in the outbox and tries and tries to go out but with no success. Just says sending failed. All emails without ...
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Samsung S4 not sending emails when they have an attachment

I am using the std email app on the Samsung S4. I cannot send emails when they have an attachment. The email just sits in the outbox. When I send the same email without an attachment is gets sent. I ...
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How can I block Android apps to send emails on my behalf?

In some Android apps there is a "Login with GMail" option. I often login with that. Some apps are sending emails on my behalf to my GMail contacts, as I saw them in my "Sent items". I want to know ...
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Missing email folders

I just got the samsung galaxy s3 through verizon and linked my personal bellsouth email account. I notice when i go to look at all folders that three or four are missing from my view. How can I get ...
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Change attachment download folder

I use the builtin mail app to access a Exchange mail account. I have set it to download all attachments automatically, and it puts them in the Downloads folder. There is only an option to choose ...
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Send SMS to Email address using Android without Internet

I would like to know whether its possible to send an SMS text message to an email address in Android. Moreover, I need to send it without using Internet. I have heard of SMS to Email gateways but then ...
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Adding a thumbnail/icon to a newsletter

When you receive an email, you usually get the first letter of the sender as an icon on the left side, right? Well I was wondering how I would be able to change this icon when sending a newsletter ...
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How can I set up email on my GS4 to handle both email and gmail accounts?

I just moved from iPhone to a Galaxy S4, and I'm trying to get it set up. I have a gmail account, and two NON-gmail accounts. What is the best solution to have all of my emails managed in one ...
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What is the difference between Peak schedule/Off-peak schedule in Android mail application?

In Android mail app, what is the difference between Peak schedule and Off-peak schedule
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Android and using Mozilla Thunderbird

I would like to sync my THUNDERBIRD program on my PC to my GALAXY NOTE 2, is this possible as the web suggests it is possible
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New email in sub-folders on Samsung's mail app

I would like to know if it is possibile to manage unread mail in Inbox subfolder. I'm using Samsung's mail app with an Exchange server, Exchange store all email in inbox subfolder by sender, but when ...
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Why does the email app on my Samsung Galaxy S4 keep loading old messages and telling me they're new?

So I've recently upgraded to the Samsung Galaxy S4 from the iPhone 4. I seem to have correctly added my yahoo mail account. However, every time the phone checks for mail, it will indicate that I ...
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email me when a charger is connected?

I want to be able to leave a device with charger plugged in the socket, and have it email me (or call/text me on my another device) as soon as it gets power (ie when the charger is technically or ...
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How can I remove all deleted messages from mail trash folder on default email app

This question has already been asked here but no satisfactory answers were given. Some say to go to trash folder and select mails one by one then delete; I will NOT select 250 mails one by one!! ...
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Turn off email notifications (not Gmail)

I have been getting email notifications from Gmail and the default email app on my Samsung Galaxy Exhibit. I only want to use Gmail but, when I go to uncheck "show notifications" for the default email ...
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Why does Exchange ActiveSync not keep more than 'x' days of mail?

I have a HTC Desire X. I have set Exchange ActiveSync to download past 3 days. However, why does it not keep older mails which are already downloaded? i.e. on Friday, I can see mails from Tuesday on. ...
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Stock e-mail client (Nexus 4) not synchronizing to IMAP SSL account since 4.2.2 update

I have my school's e-mail account being checked via IMAP SSL/TLS on port 993. It is an Exchange mailbox but I did not want to to use MAPI and have my device "managed" by the school. Anyhow, this ...
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May 2013 Gmail app update: “Reply as” multiple accounts gone? (Android 4.2.2)

I have two gmail accounts hooked up to my Samsung S4. When I go into the Gmail app and compose an email, I'm given the choice to send as any email address associated with either account. It used to be ...