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Do not show GMAIL account in gmail

for all my email I only use office365. But I also have a gmail account. When I open the gmail app, my gmail account is opened as primary mail. I don't want that I want the o365 account as primary mail,...
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Gmail Contacts Not Syncing

I have a new Samsung S8+ and gmail seems not to find any contacts when I try to compose an email. I have downloaded google contacts and all contacts appear on my phone. Is there a setting I've missed?
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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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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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Is it possible to hack android phone by contacting the target over Gmail or Skype, if the target does not downloads suspicious files sent over?

In other words, how safe is having Gmail or Skype conversations with complete strangers on android? Suppose the target is wise enough to not open any suspicious files sent to him. How else could his ...
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Clearing Saved Logins

I have a Nexus 5x that is proving quite troublesome (overheating/rebooting) and needs to be sent back to supplier/manufacturer. Before I send it I would like to removed saved logins and passwords. ...
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Turn off notifications for old unread emails and only keep for new emails in gmail

I'm using Gmail on Android 6.0 and almost every time gmail fetch new emails I have notification about old unread emails, each time I got new email the number get bigger (40 right now on my not gmail ...
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Need to know ip address through my viber login

My laptop has been stolen and viber is installed there, the thief has acceesed my viber . can i check the ip address associated with my viber so that i can trace the location of my laptop. other my ...
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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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Saving image from gmail app

I have downloaded some images from an email using my gmail app . I tried to find it in my gallery and also in my storage but i couldn't find it either in my gallery or in my storage
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I logged into one of my freinds phone with my gmail and logged out this afternoon.

Still it is syncs all my contact list on gmail though I logged out of my gmail from her her phone. Please let me know how can I fix it. I want to delete the unwanted ids from her phone. It would be ...
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Nougat: Possible to set all notifications from the Gmail app to not make any sound?:

On Nougat is it possible to set all notifications from Gmail to not make any sound? I want the notifications to appear just that they are not so urgent that they keep making sounds when they arrive. ...
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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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Half of my android contacts disappeared from my phone but are still in Gmail. Won't sync back

I have a Samsung S5 (not rooted) linked to a single gmail account. Several months ago I started noticing contacts disappearing. I would attempt to call or text them and they wouldn't come up in the ...
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what happens to my google acct if I delete the gmail service?

I found a section in my Google acct where I can delete Gmail and Youtube services. I want to keep my Youtube but thinking of deleting my Gmail acct since I'm not using it anymore. I still want to ...
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Disconnect a Google/Android account from a phone number

I recently lost my phone for a few days and tried to sign into my Gmail account to let acquaintences know. Gmail wouldn't allow me to sign in, as it was an unfamiliar location, and the only ways I ...
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Synchronize contacts of a Google Account with an Apple Account

I have a lot of contacts on my Google Account and I want to have them on a Mac. Is it possible to synchronize them with an apple already existing account? The apple account haven't the same mail of ...
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Is there a way to hide account in Gmail?

I use two accounts​ for email, one for contacts. I see all 3 in Gmail app, but only want to see 2. Is there a way to only see my email accounts as choices?
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How do I stop a google account from syncing contacts?

I have multiple email accounts on my phone. Some are personal emails and one is for school. The problem is that my school email is syncing all of my school contacts to my contacts. This is a problem ...
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Google's Mail app does not send messages anymore

I cannot send mails anymore using a Motorola Moto G. Pressing the Send Button leads to nothing happening, the window stays and the email is neither sent nor saved in Drafts. Receiving mails works and ...
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Which file contains autocomplete suggestions for email address in Gmail, and can I clear it?

When I compose a new message in Gmail on my Android phone I'm offered several suggestions for the recipient (i.e. for the email's To: field) via an autocomplete function. These are often very old/...
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Gmail autocomplete — how to clear contact suggestions when composing a new message?

When I compose a new message in Gmail on my Android phone I'm offered several suggestions for the recipient (i.e. for the email's To: field) via an autocomplete function. These are often very old/...
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Is it possible to manage filters from Gmail app?

Is it possible to manage filters directly from the Gmail Android app?
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Unlock OnePlus2 after reset and now in FRP

I have reset my Android Phone (OnePlus2) after it froze. Now it wants me to log in to my previously used Google account. I know the PIN Code and the Code to Unlock the Screen and the fingerprint is ...
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How can I remove A friends phone from my google account? I used it and didn't sign out

I have been on the security manager page and although the device is there, there is no option to remove it or deauthorise it. I have changed my password but am unsure if they can still gain access ...
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Gmail message = Noise proof, coming call - ringing sound

I'm looking for a app that you can make the coming gmail message to give non sound but only vibration but when it comes to incoming call, you can hear the ringing sound. Is there a app for android to ...
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How to extract the saved passwords on your phone?

EDIT: Sorry for the uninformative title, it kept saying "This title looks like spam!" so I had to rearrange the title a few times before I could post this. I forgot my gmail password and the only ...
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Disable Gmail tablet view on browser?

Here's how the layout of gmail.com in Chrome looks on a tablet: (note this is an old pic I just Googled but layout is simlar) How can I disable this so that it doesn't show subjects and messages ...
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How to force Android>Mail Client to use custom SMTP Server?

I setup the default android Mail client to fetch emails from my gmail account (pop.gmail.com) and in the outgoing SMTP , used my own custom mail server mail.mydomain.com While I can download the ...
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Help with gmail?

I know I'm going to sound very silly because I'm not very good at all this. I only became a teenager last week... Anyway, a couple of weeks ago, my mom got a new phone. She said I could have her old ...
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GMail “couldn't sync”, though I can watch long videos in YouTube

I have run out of space in my smartphone (got the message Storage space running out: Some system functions may not work). I know this is defined as a threshold of 10% of internal disk space (8 GB). So,...
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Accidentally sent offline email

So on my HTC device whilst offline I jokingly typed an email which if sent will screw me up and then I sent it after by accident. Since then I haven't connected my device to any internet at all as I ...
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Privacy with third-party accounts with Gmail app

When I add a third-party account (POP/IMAP) to the Gmail app, do emails for that account go through Google servers or directly to my phone? Is there a way to know whether the incoming or outgoing ...
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Galaxy S6 Google Bypass. PLEASE HELP! [duplicate]

How do I bypass the google verification on my galaxy s6 after I factory reset the phone? Had to reset the phone after an app I downloaded made my phone have a melt down causing me to reset it but now ...
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Gmail app only partially syncing

I've just bought a Lenovo B phone with Android. I've added my Gmail account and have enabled the Gmail sync in the phone's settings. It has downloaded all my emails, however it won't properly sync ...
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How to limit an Android app to thousands of specific devices

I want to install a single-purpose app on a thousand of devices of the same model. The need : The app shall not be public therefore accessible to anyone The app shall be installed on my 1.000 ...
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GMail Sync off but still syncs

I just started using GMail on my Galaxy J3, just like the built-in email app if I turn off sync in GMail it still sync's. If I turn off sync in built-in app then I can't send/receive - that's why I ...
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his is a s4 mine is a s6 gmail logged in on his i want it off not connected to his google account

I signed into my gmail on my boyfriends phone once quite a bit ago ,few months and all of a sudden yesterday was getting notifications on my phone asking if I was trying to sign in cause he kept ...
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the gmail app wont show content

I own a Galaxy s7. Best phone ever, except for the email system. I used to be an apple girl, so I have a mac, iPad and so on. My problem started when the s7 weren't compatible with my other devices. ...
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Any option to get notification on new mail from gmail delegate

Recently I got access to a gmail account as a delegate. How can I get a notification when new mail arrives in this inbox of the delegated mail address? This was asked 2 years ago, so I'm asking here ...
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How to sync all emails for all labels without individually going to each label and selecting sync all?

I switched from the native email app to the Gmail app because I could finally have separate views for my Starred folder. But now I'm faced with another issue: I can't seem to find a way to sync all ...
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Transfer from yahoo to google mail

Can i transfer messages as well as contacts from yahoo to gmail ? And will the contacts remain in yahoo afterwards so i have a chance to close it in my own time ? Thank you, Marie
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Any downsides to disabling the gmail app?

I wanted to disable the Gmail app because I don't use it and something on my phone keeps hogging all my bandwidth. When I disabled the Gmail app it warned that "some apps may not function correctly" ...
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About security of my device

Once my friend login his google account in my device.Then he cleared my phone data by using lost my device option.Now how to protect my device from this type of problem?? Help me
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How to open gmail message links in Gmail Android app?

Suppose I have a link in some app of: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?search=query&view=tl&q=braun#inbox/158c682e555e391aJ When I click on the link, the Android system launches the default ...
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Can't connect to Gmail on stock email app using WiFi (works on mobile data)

This is on an Xperia X Compact with Android 7.0. I get the error message "Can't establish server connection"1 when I want to sync my email while connected to my home WiFi. Other IMAP accounts sync ...
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How can I make GMail display whole email thread?

The GMail app groups together email chains in reverse chronological order. The idea is good, but I am now missing emails. It says 10 emails in the header in the inbox, but it only shows the last 2 ...
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Monitoring my android phone

My friend's gmail I'd is logged in my mobile I think he is monitoring my call logs ,is there any way to monitor my call logs?
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Can't login to any Google apps, error pops ups each time attempted

I recently bought a Samsung Galaxy s5 and am unable to login to any google apps. I've tried signing in through all google related apps (play, youtube, gmail) and have tried 3-4 different accounts but ...
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My S7 wont sync my gmail email app

So for some reason I cant sync my gmail emails to the new S7 I purchased. I've verified its in "no power saving mode", sync is enabled for the app, I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling, and ...