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how to replace gmail with the new inbox by gmail

Enable notifications for Inbox: tap menu icon tap settings (just above Help & feedback" at bottom of screen tap your email address check "New messages" and your choice of Vibrations, Lights, and ...
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Create new Labels in Gmail App

As of current writing, it seems that it's (still) impossible to create a new label in Android Gmail app. From Google Gmail official support, Create a label On a computer, open Gmail. You ...
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Create new Labels in Gmail App

If Inbox App is installed on the device and has access to Gmail ID, then from Inbox App, it is possible to create a Gmail Label, and the same will be SYNC to Gmail App. There is an option in Inbox ...
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How to (cleanly) remove Gmail app from KitKat? I have fully moved over to Inbox

Deleting the Gmail app wouldn't give you extra space, as it came pre-installed as system app. Those "system apps" live in a different partition (/system, which is why they are usually called "system ...
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How to select all messages Inbox Google?

The "Select All" feature is not available as of now in Inbox by Gmail app. Nor this feature of multiple selecting of spam emails at once available in the web version of Inbox by Gmail. Only Gmail app ...
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How to disable Notifications for Github Emails on Google Inbox?

You can't do it from within the app as you can read in Google Product Forums , open since last two years Alternatively, you can try automation. I prefer Macrodroid, being easy to learn and free (...
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Where does Inbox (by Gmail) store downloaded attachments?

You can check the following location to view the attachments: (root)/data/data/com.google.android.apps.inbox/files/downloads In this location you'll see a random code something like ...
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Create new Labels in Gmail App

How I found I could create a new label on Android: Open Android Chrome. Invoke Gmail within Chrome (via that 3x3 grid selector), which opens the Mobile version of Gmail. Open an email & scroll to ...
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How to mute an email thread in Google Inbox on Android?

Yes. You can mute an email conversation in Google Inbox. You need to open the email and long press "Done" on your phone. Remember muted conversations will pop back if a reply is addressed to you and ...
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Can I have Gmail and Inbox by Gmail installed together

You can indeed! Inbox will give you a pop option to disable notificaitons from Gmail and get them from Inbox, or you can just get the usual Gmail notification. They are completely separate ...
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Change the notification sound in the new Inbox by Gmail

With Gmail version 2019.03.03.240577312.release on an Android 8 phone: Open Gmail, then settings. Select the account you want to modify. Select Manage notifications. Select Sound, then choose a new ...
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Change the notification sound in the new Inbox by Gmail

Looks like it is possible now. From the Help: Open the Inbox app. Go to the main menu at the top left. Scroll down and choose Settings near the bottom. Select your email address. Make sure ...
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How to (cleanly) remove Gmail app from KitKat? I have fully moved over to Inbox

In addition to @Izzy 's answer, I did the same steps in my Samsung Galaxy S4, but what I have noted is that when there are updates available on Google Play, the disabled system apps get re-enabled ...
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How to (cleanly) remove Gmail app from KitKat? I have fully moved over to Inbox

I don't believe it is possible to remove GMail from the system, unless you root the phone of course, then you're allowed to remove whatever you want.
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Sharing emails / open in browser from Inbox/Gmail apps?

I'm sure there's no feature as such. But there are ways you can "share". Text: Click and hold to select text. Images and similar attachments: Click to preview/Download. Then you can use the Share ...
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How to turn Gmail notifications back on after uninstalling Google Inbox?

Settings - Accounts - select Google - make sure sync for Gmail is turned on.
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How can I reenable Gmail notifications after disabling them through Inbox?

You have removed Inbox app, but the issue remains. If Inbox did modified Gmail settings, then you have to tried the "usual" steps: Clear Gmail's cache. Clear Gmail's data (this step also clears the ...
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How to turn Gmail notifications back on after uninstalling Google Inbox?

So all of the above options definitely work. However, this is the only thing that worked for me. Go to Settings > Apps > click the top-right corner and select "Special access" > Optimize battery ...
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Removing Gmail from phone

If you don't want your GMail account you can simply ignore it. On Android you can uninstall/disable the GMail app so you won't get any notifications. As GMail is a system app on Google Android devices ...
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How to turn Gmail notifications back on after uninstalling Google Inbox?

Go to settings > account@gmail.com > Notificatons > select All
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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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How to select all messages Inbox Google?

You can now do a "shift select" style selection to select all the messages between two. For example, if I have 6 messages in a row that I would like to delete (because they have been filtered or ...
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How to write an intinerary email that Gmail will recognize

What I've done in the past (you're not alone in this want!) is take other emails that I've gotten from other flights and replaced all the information with my new flight that I wish to track. Make sure ...
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how to replace gmail with the new inbox by gmail

Go to apps>gmail and click disable (you may have to uninstall updates first) Enjoy EDIT: Please use the other solution if you have more than one gmail account
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