Questions tagged [stock-email-app]

For issues with the pre-installed email app. If your problem is rather with GMail, please use the 'gmail' tag. Other related tags and information can be found in the full tag wiki.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
9 votes
1 answer
5k views

Why do I have two notifications when I get emails from gmail?

I don't understand why I get two notifications on my phone every time I get an email. Is my phone running emails from two different apps? It's HTC One Mini, running Android 4.4.2. Screenshot (click ...
Lou's user avatar
  • 304
7 votes
3 answers
16k views

Is is safe to remove the stock email and calendar app on Cyanogenmod or AOSP?

Is it safe for me to remove the stock email and calendar applications on from Cyanogenmod ROM? I'm using Gmail and Google Calendar so I don't have need for the stock ones. I could simply disable them ...
Mridang Agarwalla's user avatar
6 votes
1 answer
2k views

Change IMAP folder subscriptions on default email client

I've set up an IMAP account in the default email client (android 2.2.1), and have added and removed some folders on the IMAP folder. How do I change the android email settings to subscribe to these ...
thecoop's user avatar
  • 161
5 votes
3 answers
20k views

Why does stock email app only keep 25 latest emails?

Why does the stock Galaxy / Android app only keep the latest 25 emails? Its pretty annoying and lame for me who receive well over 50 emails per day in my work email. That means I cant even see a ...
rabbid's user avatar
  • 501
5 votes
1 answer
708 views

ICS: any way to restore the "combined view" email notification I had on Gingerbread?

My Nexus S was OTA-upgraded yesterday to Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.3 from 2.3 (Gingerbread). I use the stock mail app with two email accounts. On Gingerbread, if I got new emails in both accounts, I ...
Justin Grant's user avatar
4 votes
4 answers
28k views

Can I delete multiple emails with the standard Android email app?

I am using LG L3II E430 mobile with standard Android email app. Can I delete multiple emails?
Steve Dowling's user avatar
4 votes
2 answers
3k views

How can I get push notifications for emails in sub-folders?

How can I get push notifications for emails in my inbox's sub-folders? By default it pushes just inbox emails, not the other folders that are in inbox.
stshhh's user avatar
  • 61
4 votes
3 answers
11k views

How can I sync email automatically without removing local messages that have been deleted on the server?

Outlook on my computer deletes the server's copy of the message when it syncs, which unfortunately causes the Email app on the Galaxy Nexus to delete its local copy of the message when it syncs. Is ...
Cory Tomlinson's user avatar
4 votes
1 answer
304 views

How to place replies in the same folder as the original message on the IMAP email app?

Messages that I reply to from my phone are placed in the "Sent" folder. Is it possible to configure the Email App to place replies in the same folder as the original message. Using galaxy S3, Android ...
Vikas Kawadia's user avatar
4 votes
2 answers
1k views

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 ...
Belmin Fernandez's user avatar
4 votes
0 answers
434 views

Android stock mail app does not retrieve IMAP mails

Last week my native Android mail client stopped retrieving mail. It can still send mail. An identically configured K-9 mail app does retrieve email. The server is a dovecot mail server, both ...
Andomar's user avatar
  • 141
4 votes
1 answer
2k views

Stock email client crashing [closed]

Phone is Motorola Milestone (EU version of Droid), android version is 2.2.1. About a month ago I switched my email server from classic Postfix+Dovecot to Kerio Mail server. I accessed my email ...
Vnuk's user avatar
  • 141
3 votes
1 answer
122k views

Stop text messages from going into my Exchange account's Inbox

When a text message comes in, the stock email app throws a copy into my Exchange email accounts that are on the phone. I want to turn this feature off but cannot find a setting for it anywhere. I have ...
michelle scheibler's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
15k views

How to disable builtin email app [duplicate]

On my new tablet I installed the gmail app and also configured the builtin app. Now I get two notifications for each email. How can I get rid of the builtin email app which does not seem as good as ...
Simd's user avatar
  • 149
3 votes
3 answers
6k views

reply with a different account - multiple email accounts

I have an Exchange account, e.g. [email protected], that I forward all my emails to from all my other accounts. But I need to reply to these messages using different accounts, e.g. reply to a work email ...
Cel's user avatar
  • 83
3 votes
1 answer
10k views

replace native samsung galaxy s3 email app for gmail app?

Is it possible to disable the native email application that comes with the samsung galaxy s3? I feel that the UI is inferior to the gmail app. If so would this require rooting into my phone?
chrisjlee's user avatar
  • 195
3 votes
5 answers
155k views

Turn off text message (SMS) sync to Exchange email account

I recently started using a Samsung Galaxy S4 and one of the features in a synchronization between text messages and email accounts. When a text message comes in it throws a copy into my Exchange ...
keithwarren7's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
7k views

Unfortunately, Mail has stopped

I have an HTC One M8 and am using the stock launcher and am not rooted. I keep getting the error Unfortunately, Mail has stopped. when I try opening the stock HTC mail app. I have gone into the App ...
bigmike7801's user avatar
3 votes
0 answers
628 views

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 ...
Martin's user avatar
  • 205
3 votes
0 answers
368 views

Make Sent folder show email recipient instead of sender

I am new to Nexus 4 and have a problem. My SENT folder in exchange server mail shows the sender (i.e. me) and not the list of person(s) to whom the mail has been sent. Any help?
user34800's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
449 views

How to cancel email account setup without accepting server specified security policies?

This is a similar question to How do I avoid the server-specified security policies for my work e-mail? but whereas they are trying to use an Exchange email account without accepting the server's ...
user56reinstatemonica8's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
827 views

Android massive background data usage 38 GB month

I have Mediatek Smartphone with stock Android 7.0 and suddenly it increases data usage. Tracked it down to /data/data/com.android.email/cache which is occupying 1.6 GB. I have cleared cache many times ...
alecxs's user avatar
  • 4,044
2 votes
1 answer
3k views

SMTP auth server settings

I'm using my own SMTP server with SMTP AUTH for sending mails. The greeting looks like: 250-[...fqdn...] Hello [...fqdn...] [...ip...], pleased to meet you 250-ENHANCEDSTATUSCODES 250-...
undur_gongor's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
7k views

Prevent autocomplete of addresses from gmail in android email application

I use my Galaxy S3 for both work and personal email messaging. I use gmail for personal and the stock email application, synced to Microsoft Exchange, for work email. However, when I compose an email ...
noahlz's user avatar
  • 121
2 votes
1 answer
5k views

How can I configure the Email app not to save sent messages on the Google server using IMAP?

Device: Nexus 4 Android: 4.2.2 I am using the default (stock) Android Email app, not the Gmail app. The reason being that there is no option to turn off conversation view. I am trying to follow ...
Reto Höhener's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
703 views

Open attachment that contains forwarded email (MIME type message/rfc822)

When I forward an email with Mutt from my laptop, Mutt adds the forwarded email as an attachment with MIME type "message/rfc822". Unfortunately, Android's stock email client "com....
Matthias Braun's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
4k views

Permanently deleting Email from Default Email app

I have a Nexus 4 running Android 4.3 [OTA came on July 29 \m/] and I use the stock e-mail app called "EMail" (I don't like Gmail app). Whenever I delete an app, a folder called Imap/Trash gets created ...
thandasoru's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
785 views

Unable to archive IMAP email with GMail app

I'm using the Gmail app on a Pixel 2 running Android 10. I'm connecting to a private IMAP server (despite the app name, "Gmail" is a general-purpose mail client, not just for Google Mail). How can I ...
Jim Stewart's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
6k views

How to setup Microsoft Exchange on Android? [No certificates found error]

I'm using a Nexus 5 running Android 4.4.4, and when I try to setup my company's email through the Email Android app I get the following error. No certificates found The app Exchange Services ...
Flavio Wuensche's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
945 views

How can I toggle email notification setting on/off?

I use my phone for emergency notification of critical systems 24/7. So when I sleep, I can't just put my phone on "Silent", I must mute only my eMail notification (which I do need on when I'm not ...
John Langstaff's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
1k views

How do I import a user CA for the Email app properly?

For my own setup I use a personal CA: "Gert van Dijk CA". I'm using this for HTTPS and VPN successfully by importing the CA certificate into the Android keystore. I'm having trouble getting the Email ...
gertvdijk's user avatar
  • 887
2 votes
0 answers
965 views

Disable repeating email sign in error notification

When there are problems with IMAP server that I'm using, email app makes a notification every few seconds or minutes (inbox check frequency is set to every hour): Couldn't sign in which leads to ...
Marcin Wisnicki's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
163 views

sending a message from Gmail from a chosen account

I have 3 Gmail accounts but whenever I reply my message is sent from my original account even if I change the from address and hit send immediately. I have a HTC Sensation
clifford c's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
243 views

Pinch-to-zoom in HTML emails

In the standard browser you can zoom in/out (by pinching or with the buttons.) But in the standard Mail app (at least in Android 2.3.7) it does not work when viewing an HTML email message. Is there a ...
finnw's user avatar
  • 121
2 votes
0 answers
468 views

Exchange Active Sync email on Galaxy 10.1 disappears.

One of our reps has a Galaxy 10.1 and she has now for the 3rd time in two months complained about her corporate email disappearing, I’ve read a few of the posts here and on other sites and the one ...
Kevin's user avatar
  • 21
2 votes
1 answer
409 views

my mail won't show after upgrading to 4.0.4

After upgrading my Samsung galaxy s2 to android version 4.0.4 my mail won't show in the default mail app (cant find out the name!). I only get a dropdown bar -- but when I clicked it, the arrow points ...
blade19899's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
1k views

Is "Inbox" the old stock email application?

I am setting up a new Nexus 5X with Marshmallow. There does not appear to be a default mail application as in prior versions; instead there is just the GMail application. Is the Inbox by Google ...
mattm's user avatar
  • 4,231
1 vote
2 answers
704 views

How can I reclaim space used by the defaul email client

The default email client on my phone is reported as have almost 2.5Gb of data. It's used to sync with my work Exchange account. I've reduced the number of days to sync and the number of folders to ...
TomG's user avatar
  • 3,749
1 vote
1 answer
291 views

Recover Draft Emails from Deleted Account

I have a Samsung Galaxy S5 phone and use the native, built-in email app for two corporate/ActiveSync accounts. Recently something went wrong with the settings of one of the accounts, which caused my ...
Luminocity's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
1k views

Are the AOSP Email and Calendar apps dead?

Are the AOSP Email (com.android.email) and Calendar (com.android.calendar) apps dead? I cannot find any information on their development, though they appear to have been stuck on version 6.0.1 for ...
Ben's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
279 views

Why is my email being marked as read?

I recently discovered that my email, served via POP3 on a SquirrelMail server, and only accessed by the stock Android Email application, is all being marked as read on the server. Every one of them? ...
cde's user avatar
  • 773
1 vote
1 answer
358 views

Does the stock mail app log out from the mail-server?

There is an email app provided by Android. Does this app keep the connection alive all the while? OR Does it login/logout from the mail server each time it polls for new messages? If the ...
Everyone's user avatar
  • 173
1 vote
0 answers
36 views

Can I get rid of fake messages from the preview?

On a Galaxy tablet, underneath "Messages 3 x 2", or "Email 3 x 2", some fake messages are appearing. John Doe Tomorrow's event Marissa Haro [illegible] Raye Re: Re: How's it ...
Andrew Grimm's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
84 views

Old emails from 2011 showing up in email

In the stock email app, I've suddenly had old emails showing up for no reason. I haven't changed any settings or linked my account to anything new. Screenshot (click image for larger variant) As ...
VanNotCar's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
79 views

My S5 stock email flag due date

My S5 stock email app flags emails for 'next week' when should be 'no date'. how to fix this? Other email apps flag ok. I can see this in my s5 tasks and notes and in my outlook to do. I tried ...
GLH's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
62 views

What's this option in the AOSPA stock email app?

On my Paranoid Android ROM, that I installed because the old CM ROM I was using is dead link and I needed a ROM to run, I am configuring the Email app, but I can't understand what is the meaning of ...
Charles Milette's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
189 views

How can I get the raw text of an email with Samsung's Mail client for Lollipop?

Does Android Mail support the ability to get the raw as-sent text of an email? Alternatively, is there a way to forward an email as an attachment? I'd like to be able to report spam email to Spamcop....
Joe Sewell's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
206 views

How Do I sort Email within my Motorola Moto G email program?

Within the Moto G email program which seems like Outlook, how can you sort the emails within your inbox? I want to sort them by sender not date.
Cliff's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
0 answers
172 views

How to see Appointment Info in E-Mail Calendar App

I have a Motorola Android Phone with KitKat (however I think this issue applies to Android in general). When I receive some appointment on my Exchange Account, it appears on the inbox, however the ...
Martin's user avatar
  • 111
1 vote
0 answers
1k views

How to export email settings from an android device to another one?

I have configured the stock-email application of my phone to use my four imap accounts. This is quite long and I would rather avoid repeating this for my tablet. How can I export my email settings ...
Niels's user avatar
  • 71