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Questions tagged [email]

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How do I subscribe to custom folders from my Horde webmail in Android Mail?

I have a Horde webmail (non-Google, non-Yahoo) account with custom folders. I cannot see them on my Android Mail account. How do I find and subscribe to them? Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (SM-N960F) ...
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Is it possible to use multiple accounts from one email address in K9 application?

In the company I work for We would like to use one general email address, but different accounts. Is it possible to do that?
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Can't send emails from huawei tablet using outlook address

We have got my son a huawei tablet, and he has an @outlook.com email address. He can receive emails on the tablet, but can't seem to send any-they say they are sending but never arrive, nor do they ...
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Where does Android get these email addresses from?

In an app called Wirex an email autofill appeared. This is very confusing to me. The list contains very old emails, emails I had already forgotten 2 years ago. I bought this phone in 2018. Where does ...
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Samsung Galaxy S5 deletes email from server

Just recently I have noticed that emails downloaded on my Galaxy S5 are being deleted from my server so I cannot view them on my laptop. How do I change this?
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add yahoo mail to android phone having two step verification active?

Any help? I want to get rid of the lousy Yahoo app on android. it has a lot of problems regarding notifications.. But when I try to add yahoo account in the Android-Email app, it says: Login failed:...
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Email attachment is not showing on Lenovo K5 plus

I have configured my official IMAP email on my mobile using default 'Email' app. Send/receive are perfectly working fine as expected but facing with attachment email. I am seeing an email as normal ...
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Galaxy S7 - How to back-up stored email mailboxes with ADB?

I've been through several threads on Stackexchange / XDA to find a solution that yet eludes me for the following task : As we all know, when we create and email account with our android devise and ...
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Android issue with IMAP Drafts folder

I recently got an Android phone (Oreo) and configured my professional IMAP account in it, the issue I'm having is that it can sync every folder except the Drafts folder. It is very weird because I ...
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How to configure Bluemail to NOT group emails

I am using the Bluemail email app and when an email is received on my android phone I get a notification on my phone showing who it is from and the subject. But if I do not discard the notification, ...
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How do I have IMAP delete Email inbox item when deleting on the server?

If I have an email in my Android Email inbox and I delete it on the server inbox, it will not delete from my phone. If I delete it on the phone, it will delete it on the server. I originally set it ...
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Email attachments missing/corrupted

When sending emails with attachment from my android phone, some attachments are not sent or become corrupted when sent. This happens in an unpredictable way when sending emails from my gmail or my gmx ...
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How can my employer change my Andriod security settings?

I got the following email from my employer: Passwords required on all mobile devices In order to protect College data stored on portable devices, from Tuesday 20 November ICT will enable a ...
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How to change sync frequency in Outlook app?

By default Outlook for Android gets the emails immediately when they are received (push). Is there a way to set the sync frequency either individually for each email account or at least globally ? ...
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Forward WhatsApp messages to e-mail or SMS

Some friends of mine want to use WhatsApp to send me messages from time to time. But, I don't want to install the app (or I don't want to have it running all the time). Can I configure something ...
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Gmail keeps notifying me even for mail I labelled with the intention to not be notified regarding [duplicate]

This is not a duplicate of Stop Gmail notifications when receiving email from particular sender Because the question here includes that after I tried that, I still get gmail notifications. I receive ...
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Android gmail password folder

I'd like to ask you how can I get my password of my email that I forgot (it's a Yahoo account). The account is mine, I changed phone and when I was about to type in gmail-app the password, I couldn't ...
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How to really completely disable automated mail syncs?

My Huawei P8 should only ever sync mails whenever I open the mail app and manually ask for it. This is for mental hygiene to keep my spare time free of any unwanted distractions. So I've disabled any ...
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IBM Verse Inbox not syncing

Our organization is using IBM iNotes Social Edition and have set up a server for emails. I have been using IBM Verse for my emails syncing on my mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 4. It was working fine till ...
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How can I use gmail mobile without having to sync

I have a school google account that does not allow sync. I have just added it to my Android phone and set up gmail, however when I try and get onto the account it asks to sync. As sync is disabled ...
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Whatsapp email with Samsung s5

I cannot send whatsapp email. I can pick the option to email my chat but then a box comes up with unable to send email I use Samsung s5
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Samsung Android email app vs gmail caching

I've noticed the Samsung Android email client seems to cache all emails taking up lots of space with email accounts with large attachments. Can anyone recommend if gmail or others are better a ...
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Android IMAP client with working search option

OK, so far I've tried Gmail, K-9 and BlueMail email clients. I can correctly setup my IMAP server, and I'm able to send and receive emails. The problem is when I try to search for an old email I ...
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sharing email accounts among multiple clients

I have configured the default MIUI8 email client with two accounts (one imap and one pop), but I'd like to try other clients. When I install, for example, aqua-mail or k9-mail they ask to configure ...
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Is it possible to install the Android browser and email app if they weren't built-in?

As far as I know, older Android tablets/smartphones have the Android web browser and email app as their built-in web browser and email app. But my Android smartphone does not have those. My Android ...
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Problem sending Emails using android phone

I am new to this forum. I have come to this forum through google search and find interesting which leads me to signing up to this forum. My boss is facing problem sending messages using business-...
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Using K9 with Gmail?

I need/want to use K9 to check a gmail account. I have two factor auth set up so I'm using an app password to sign in, but it keeps getting rejected, and then I get this error in my Gmail inbox: ...
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Setting different email address on LG G3

I am not computer savvy, I don't want you all to laugh at me. When I set up my cell phone I used the same email address that I use on my home computer. Needless to say, I get all my emails on my cell ...
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Using a link with a browser

I have a simple link from an email which I click. I get the following error message: "to view this content, install and set up a web browsing app." I already set the default browser to once chrome ...
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How do I send an SMS to a contact that only has an e-mail address?

I can start a conversation in Google Messages to an e-mail address. When I send the message, it appears to go through an SMS to e-mail gateway, and I (or whoever owns that e-mail address) can in fact ...
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Accept calendar invite appears tentative

I'm using BlueMail to manage emails on my phone. Lately, whenever I accept a meeting request for work, my reply to event organizers shows up as tentative. I'm using Samsung calendar. Any ideas?
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Android cannot send mail

After working fine for a while, since a couple of months our tablet cannot send mails from mail accounts across several providers. However, receiving mails works. I tried whatever I could think of or ...
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How can I write e-mails in colored (and any size) letters with mail.ru app for Android?

How can I write e-mails in colored (and any size) letters with mail.ru app for Android? I tried: I downloaded Microsoft Word app. And I wrote text there with colored letters.Then I copied it.When I ...
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Mail app never syncs automatically

Despite setting a sync schedule for my my account in the mail app, it has never performed a sync automatically. New mail is only ever fetched when I open the app, and pull down to refresh. When I ...
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How can I access iCloud.com from an android device when I don't have access to any Apple device?

I need to access iCloud mail from my Android phone. Many apps are around for this, but they all require some app specific password generated by Apple. To generate such passwords, two factor ...
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How to search stably contents/titles in old messages in any Android email client?

I have a test message 15th October, but my Android email clients (Gmail, Outlook) cannot find those messages. It really causes problems. I waited a few minutes for the results, so the computer power ...
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How to send Calendar invite links in email(Gmail)?

I would like to send Calendar events through mails to a group of people. I can currently share links from my Calendar but that just opens up a browser windows saying 'Untitled Event'. For example, ...
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Setting up a pay as you go phone for a friend, it asked for an email, and i entered mine. Now they have access to my emails. How do I take it off?

Setting up a pay as you go phone for a friend, it asked for an email, and i entered mine. Now my friend has access to my emails. Why did they need this? and How do I take it off?
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Script to disable email signatures in default Android email app

We use Airwatch to manage our company phones, and the task was handed to me to make sure the "Sent from..." default was disabled. Is it possible to create a script that could be pushed out to turn ...
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IMAP Email Sending Failure

In Email, I have 3 accounts, 2 x hotmail and 1 x IMAP. Since the last update (4.1.83.3) where it demanded I give Email access to the Phone, I have not been able to send any emails from the IMAP ...
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Outlook accounts not showing in the Accounts setting page

A user came to me with an intermittent issue with his old handset. I replaced the handset but when it came to set up his outlook account the app wouldn't sync contacts as the option to sync contacts ...
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Does a stock email app auto-update?

To clarify, two things: 1. I mean auto-updates to the app itself, not syncing to receive emails. 2. I'm not sure if there's a *difference, but I'm more interested in knowing about the stock apps/...
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Synchronizing phone numbers from android to gmail not working

I'm trying to sync phone numbers from my android (honor by Huawei) to my gmail account. I followed all the instructions, i.e. - I have my gmail account on the phone, I've gone to settings and enabled ...
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How can I create a Google account without it being saved to my device?

I want to create a Google account on my computer, but I don't want it saved to my device. For example, when I come on the place to log into my Google account, I don't want it to have my email address ...
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Text expansion when writing email (Gmail, etc.)

On desktop PC, there are great apps / Chrome addons such as Gorgias that allows to write abc <TAB> and this will be automatically expanded into a long text, thus saving many keypresses. On ...
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Why is Outlook for Android using a weird From address?

My wife uses Outlook.com for her email and has an alias assigned from a domain we own. The alias is the default address. Works great while she is using Outlook.com. She also uses Outlook for ...
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Sending email fails on one account

In the Gmail app I have several mail accounts. Today this problem started to occur (it worked fine for months before). In one mail account the sent messages got stuck. They are in the Outbox folder ...
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How to change email associated with Google Play Games profile?

I've got games linked to my Google Play Games Gamer ID, which is associated with a Gmail email. Is it possible to change the email the Gamer ID is linked to?
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GMail app not displaying signature

Issue: When replying or creating a new email, the signature does not load. How to replicate: From the GMail app: Settings - mail@mail.com - Signature - set any text - create a new message Notes: ...
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Galaxy s7 edge. I want to receive and send emails. NOT SYNCHRONISE. How please?

I need to keep emails on my S7 Edge that relate to current, active projects only. Some have short timelines, some are months long. I want to be able to receive emails and send them but NOT keep ...