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i'm using ubuntu 12.04 (gnome shell) and i just setup the "online accounts" with my gmail. problem is, everytime i reboot my computer, it popups " connection to has failed".

A friend of mine talked to me in google chat and i got notified, so i guess the only part "broken" is the email. Anything i can do to fix it? would be very nice to receive mail notification there. thanks :)

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The solution is simple: go to Network settings and turn your proxy settings to none.

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This answer needs some more information to be useful, such as instructions and screenshots. – RolandiXor Sep 30 '12 at 20:32
I am experiencing this issue and do not have my proxy set to none. – Allain Lalonde Dec 12 '12 at 22:21

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