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How to change sync frequency in Outlook app?

Unfortunately, it is not possible to change the frequency of emails sync using Outlook for Android (see the thread Set sync frequency and quiet times on outlook app). From the link above: There ...
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How can my employer change my Andriod security settings?

Your employer is informing you of the security you need to implement on your device to access company mails / apps etc. This is a standard practice to endure that company confidential information is ...
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How can I configure WhatsApp so that an email is sent to me when someone sends me a message on WhatsApp?

Whatsapp natively does not support this, besides, it does not expose an API for other apps to use, so it's not possible. But using the notifications generated on receipt of messages, one can ...
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Is it possible to install the Android browser and email app if they weren't built-in?

if you are really interested in installing those previous applications; you may download their apk files from reliable resource and put them in your phone SD card or internal memory. once done, go to ...
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Is it possible to install the Android browser and email app if they weren't built-in?

Stock Android browser and email app were discontinued since KitKat : Google puts Android’s stock e-mail app in the Play Store Android 4.4+ KitKat ships without browser app. OEMs have to license ...
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Android mail client using Exchange Web Services?

Here's what I've found: AquaMail "Support for standard Internet email protocols: IMAP, POP3, SMTP; Exchange: EWS" (reference) Blue Mail "Support for … Exchange (ActiveSync, EWS, 365)" cloud-...
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How to send (email-)file(s) from phone to phone using phone numbers instead of an email account?

Direct phone-to-phone data transfer, on sound channel, is today inherently incompatible with the system. Some decades ago, an (even at the time) slow communication was possible by modems (with maximal ...
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How to cancel email account setup without accepting server specified security policies?

Just an update to the solution for Android 5.1: you may have to deactivate auto sync before selecting the exchange account to be able to access the settings where you can remove it. Otherwise it kept ...
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Disable Gmail app swipe to delete for IMAP account

It seems that this isn't possible at the moment. The support article for Gmail on Android states: [You can] set default action & swipe to archive or delete messages for Gmail accounts. For non-...
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What controls the text preview in notifications?

Everything in the notification is set by the app that created it. So in the case of your email, it's the email client. Note that in recent Android versions, you can expand most notifications by ...
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Resize photo before sending it by email?

I recommend taking a screenshot of the image, and cropping it. It should reduce the size a bit without an app.
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sharing email accounts among multiple clients

Yes, it is possible. If you use POP3 make sure that you deactivate in all clients deleting the messages on the server after fetching them. Otherwise other clients won't be able to download them. ...
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How can I search for a specific string in an email thread in Microsoft Outlook for Android?

Unfortunately, it is not possible as of today with Outlook version 4.0.90. You can always open the mailbox in your web browser and use the Find in Page functionality.
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Force the phone to beep when a specific e-mail arrives, even on silent mode?

Tasker can achieve this fairly easily, with basic instructions coming from this reddit thread. Create a new task in tasker using Event -> Notification Set your email application as the "Owner ...
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How to really completely disable automated mail syncs?

I ran into the exactly same problem years ago. I "fixed" it by ignoring the default mail app and using a third party mail app (AquaMail). Anyway the default mail app is usually no longer included on ...
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Shortcut for email to a specific person

For anyone looking for this, the Email Yourself app does this. Contrary to what the name suggests, you can also use it to create shortcuts to send emails to other people or groups of people.
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Integrating outlook and android

You can easily sync your desktop Outlook with your Samsung phone using the Samsung Smart Switch software. You can find the program at http://www.samsung.com/us/smart-switch/. The only thing I do ...
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Disable notifications of some emails

I find the plugin Do Not Disturb and its Now mode more robust than eNotify because it is will disable all notifications of all applications by one button. However, it cannot do it for some ...
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Where is my Outlook attachment downloaded?

Long press on the attachment, a window will appear with the option Save to. Select Device. The file will be downloaded in the Download folder.
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Canceling the sending of a queued email in Gmail for Android

I figured out how to delete a stuck queued email. Open tbe main menu list from the button at the top left and go to Outbox. The stuck queued email will be there and easy to delete.
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Canceling the sending of a queued email in Gmail for Android

I'm at Boston/Logan airport and have the same issue. Went to Gmail settings, turn off Auto Snyc,roll the days counter to 1 or 2,and do a manual sync. Worked for me, this issue only since marshmallow ...
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How do I send an SMS to a contact that only has an e-mail address?

I just tested the issue with a few different messaging apps, and I came to the conclusion that the app was simply not made to do that. In both Google messages and textra, I had the issue you describe, ...
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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?

You can revoke access to your account on your Gmail settings page Please take a look on this answer https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/6264236?hl=en
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Outlook accounts not showing in the Accounts setting page

I had this happen and it was driving me nuts. I did finally solve it by deleting the Exchange account from the Outlook app, going to the Accounts menu and hitting Add Account, adding the Exchange ...
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GMail app not displaying signature

Based on the suggestions given by Gmail Help (website) forum just double these issues: Make sure you are not using an alias email to send your emails Usually the signature does not show when ...
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Gmail for Exchange or Microsoft Exchange Active Sync

There are options here. You can remove accounts in Settings - Cloud and Accounts - Accounts (based on S7 Edge running Android 7.0): Currently the way you are doing it Remove all accounts, log into ...
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Why Inbox app disturbs while notifications disabled?

In your screenshot, the Block all setting is turned off. This means that notifications are not blocked from this app, so they'll appear as normal. If you want to disable notifications, change this ...
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Galaxy S7 Causing Emails in Desktop Outlook to Appear Read

This is happening because your phone is setup to use POP3 and the POP server is marking emails read after downloading them on your Galaxy S7 Android. You can set up Exchange on your phone to have an ...
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Why is my email being marked as read?

POP3 is meant to mark the server copy as read once it's been downloaded Completely. The default setting in the stock Email app is 2kb of the email is downloaded. If changed to one of the higher ...
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Forwarded emails with attachments showing as MIME gibberish

It seems like it is a bug that doesn't have a fix. That's what I understand from the 4/17/17 posted here: https://issuetracker.google.com/issues/36907768 Also, no idea if this will work but it might ...
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