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Setup Kmail with Gmail

I want to use IMAP to connect Kmail to Gmail. After setting up the account via wizard in kmail, I get this error (I replaced my email address with abc) : The server for account "Google Mail (abc)" ...
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Clearing out Thunderbird on Ubuntu

I installed thunderbird on Ubuntu and started downloading emails via POP just to have a backup on my local machine. I downloaded about half of all the emails and then it said no more new emails and ...
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Gmail notification through online accounts

I grant access Ubuntu to access my google account in online accounts. Now how can I setup Ubuntu to notify when I receive a new email ? Thunderbird doesn't working as explained here.
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Claws mail 3.11.1 Could not queue message for sending

Have been using Thunderbird for some time then installed Claws mail and both worked on same Pc. What i liked about Claws that it authenticate connection and bind to a specific PC across different ...
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Mail to freemailer are not correctly delivered

i manage a mailserver with ubuntu 14.04, postfix, dovecot and have the following problme: when sending a email to a outlook or gmail mailbox the mails are marked as spam and often the receiver dont ...
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No new mail notification for main icon of Thunderbird in unity-panel [duplicate]

Thunderbird is open but the main icon in unity-panel doesn't show that I received an email. I would like that icon change when I receive an email. Take a look at screenshot. When I receive an ...
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Thunderbird : email notification and unity-panel icon

Problems: The main icon in unity-panel doesn't change when I receive an email. There is no pop up. System setting: Thunderbird is open. Sound notification works. Messaging Menu and Unity ...
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Mail relay for external domain to external domain

I have an email account on a certain mail server, and a gmail account. Gmail is my main account and I direct all other email accounts to it. While the server I'm dealing with doesn't provide ...
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How to set up MailMerge for Google emails under Ubuntu 14.04?

I want to send out group emails and have each person addressed by their first name. I've got those groups in the Google Contacts. The only info I found on this Forum applied to T'bird. Would the ...
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mail utils receive mails

I can send mails through mailutils in ubuntu 14.04 but when I check for received mails it always shows No mail for <userName>. Any one can help me with this Command using -> $ mail output No ...
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mail on ubunut server 14.04.3 LTS has stopped working

When testing mail as following: mail -s "Test Message" my_email@gmail.com <<< 'This is a test message' no email is delivered, and the email returned to my server contains: ----- ...
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postfix sends my email through gmail but system mgs to root go to root@gmail.com

I have successfully configured postfix on my ubuntu 14.04 to use gmail as a relay host. So all email work set fom the system is relayed and works. BUT - when the system sends me an internal email ...
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How to read and write email in terminal? Does gmail require a special software?

I wonder if anybody still does something like this. What are current options today? I'm using Ubuntu12, and trying to install mutt. What should I apt-get-install, mutt of mutt-patched? While I'm ...
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Thunderbird 38.3.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 - Cannot connect to gmail server

Linux LCP22 laptop, 64bit Ubuntu 15.04. Thunderbird 38.3 & Firefox 42.0 I am new to Ubuntu & command terminal use. My problem seemed to start around 20 Oct. Initially is seemed the problem ...
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Is there a gnome-gmail-notifier replacement? [duplicate]

In Ubuntu 15.10 the gnome-gmail-notifier package has disappeared. In fact it is the only notifier for gmail that really and fully integrates with the messaging menu. I haven't found any satisfying ...
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Any Linux app for recuperating data from Android devices (discarded email from Gmail draft)?

One reason why I appreciate Linux is that it has the amazing ability to give solutions for any kind of IT-related problem. I have an Samsung phone running Android GingerBread. I've spend my entire ...
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Connexion problem

i'm using ubuntu 14.04 and i get a problem with internet connexion. I could open almost all web site except for Gmail. Can anyone help me please. Thank you in advance.
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SSMTP with gmail “cannot open 587:587” [closed]

I'm trying to configure my HTPC to send me an email once in a while, particularly after certain cron jobs but I can't get it to work. I've also got a server running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS where I eventually ...
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Problem loading webpages in chrome and firefox ubuntu 14.04 lts

Some websites does not load, the circle keeps rotating backwards and after a long time "no reply from server" message is displayed. All google websites except gmail work well. It loads in windows 10 ...
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How can I get all of my GMail directories to appear in Thunderbird?

In the left pane of Thunderbird, my GMail account e-mail address is listed and under it is "Inbox", "Drafts", "Sent" and "Deleted". When I access GMail via the web interface, there are other ...
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Thunderbird crash

After manually updating Thunderbird to the latest version so that i can use GMAIL. Thunderbird open and run nice until i restart my pc... it doesn't reopen again so i try to start it via terminal and ...
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Google Chrome on Gmail, tab “Promotions”, black page

Ubuntu 14.04, Chrome Version 43.0.2357.134 (64-bit). Is anyone experiencing the same problem, and maybe has found a solution? It happens only when on Gmail I want to switch to the "Promotions" tab. ...
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No Gmail Notifications for Ubuntu Phone on Meizu MX4

I got my Meizu MX4 Ubuntu a couple of days ago and can't seem to get the GMail notifications working on it. I have two separate Google accounts set up, both of which allow access to the GMail app that ...
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postfix smtp relay to google works but can i use gmail.com in /etc/mailname?

I have successfully set up postfix to use gmail as a relay and now i can run sendmail to send messages through google (which is almost all the email i need from Ubuntu 14.04. However my problem is - ...
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Right way to synchronyce GMail Contacts with Thunderbird

I have two machines and on both Ubuntu and Windows. For this I want to use Thunderbird on both machines and systems to sync my contacts and calendar with Google. I use Thunderbird 31.7.0 on Ubuntu ...
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Not receiving GTalk audio/video calls in Pidgin

I'm using a system based on Ubuntu 14.04. Recently a mate wanted to call me via GTalk. He is using the Gmail web interface, I - Pidgin. No popup about the call was shown. Why?
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How to configure Postfix routing to two different Gmail accounts?

We have Postfix set up so that any mail goes out through one Gmail account. I would like it so that when email gets sent from a particular user a 2nd Gmail account is used. Is there a non ...
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Invisible text in Inbox by Gmail in Firefox on Kubuntu

I'm using Firefox 38 on Kubuntu 14.04.2. Google's new "Inbox by Gmail" site works correctly with Chrome on this platform, and works correctly with Firefox on a Windows 7 platform. However, on ...
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Gmail not connecting: Empathy 3.12.9 on Ubuntu 15.05

I promise I've looked all around this beautiful world wide web of ours and haven't find anything. It just keep asking for my password, saying the authentication failed for my gmail account. I've ...
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Configuring smtp

When I am trying to send a patch, I am getting the following error: Send this email? ([y]es|[n]o|[q]uit|[a]ll): Unable to initialize SMTP properly. Check config and use --smtp-debug. VALUES: ...
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can I send my gmail using mailutils from my terminal

I want to set up mailutils on my terminal problem is that I don't want to create another email account. My question is, is it possible to use my gmail from my terminal ?
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GMail thinks the Ubuntu GMail app is Safari

I installed the GMail app onto my Ubuntu 15.04 machine. Upon logging in, a warning message appears, saying This version of Safari is no longer supported. Please upgrade to a supported browser I then ...
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Gmail notifications without browser open?

I have a straightforward question: Is there a piece of software I can install on Ubuntu 12.04 that will give me a little pop-up notification or show a little number on the Launcher icon whenever I ...
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Adding my domain's email in gmail for “Send mail as” gmail feature

I have email set up on my Ubuntu server and when I do dig mydomain.com mx the output is: ;; ANSWER SECTION: mydomain.com. 86400 IN MX 10 mail.mydomain.com. Now when I'm using gmail, I ...
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desktop contact manager with access to gmail api?

I'm looking for a desktop application for Ubuntu that can handle my contacts from gmail.
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No mail-notifications on Ubuntu Phone (bq Aquaris E4.5)?

I have installed the gmail scope/app from Ubuntu Core App Developers but I dont receive any notifications for new emails (worked once a few days ago for one mail though!). What am I missing? There is ...
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How do I get postfix and dovecot to connect to outside domains?

I have been trying, for the last few hours now, to get dovecot and postfix to send emails to services like GMail and a web hosting email. I know (and hope) that they are not blocking my server. Its a ...
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after config change, ssmtp keeps sending ails to mx.google.com

We have used GMail as a relay for mails from our scripts to the operators. It has worked OK however quite often it just stops and we have to login to the webmail and do the CAPTCHA-dance. We got ...
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Thunderbird enverlope notification only turn blue with one account

I've got two configured accounts in Thunderbird with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr): one with Hotmail and another with GMail. The point is that the envelope of notification only get blue when a new ...
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Google account integration like in Fedora 21 [closed]

In Fedora 21 there is a great google account integration available (mail, calendar), which works with OAuth2 integration. Is there a similar possibility in Ubuntu 14 ? Thanks.
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Getting rid of popup ads [closed]

when I open gmail, this super annoying popup opens. How can I stop this from happening?
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Why I can NOT set account in GMail Notifier in ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Gmail Notifier but after I fill email and pass I can not click on apply. Maybe it has something to do with Google 2-Step Verification. What should I od to run / fix Gmail Notifier?
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Crontab sending mails only to gmail

I set MAILTO option in cron-tab to receive emails about the output of program it runs. When i tried with my personal g-mail account (myname@gmail.com) and other g-mail accounts it worked. But when i ...
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Gmail categories in Evolution

How do I capture Gmail categories using Evolution? I'm looking for something to let me see Uncategorized, Soc.net., Notifications, Discussions, and other in different folders; or somehow else divide ...
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Send mail as from my personal gmail account

Today I have tried mail utility from my ubuntu system. Now in mail command, I could not find an utility to send mail from my gmail account. In fact, it sends from some adhikarisubir@ubutu ...
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Firefox crashes when I open Gmail after upgrading to 14.10

Every time I open Gmail Firefox crashes, unless I open it in basic HTML mode. There are a few other websites that make it crash, and I'll try to name them here every time a website makes it crash. I ...
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Know my mail sending options

I am having a ubuntu server with 12.04. How I detect which mail server I am using. I can't find any listed mail servers POSTFIX, SENDMAIL etc.. Is there any settings related to gmail SMTP?
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How to remove (some) gmail folders in Thunderbird

I have started using gmail thru Thunderbird and every incoming email is duplicated 3 times (it will appear once in the 'Inbox' folder, once in the 'Gmail/All Mail' folder and once in the ...
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Ubuntu unity webapps not working in Ubuntu 14.10

I installed livemail and gmail in Ubuntu 14.10 but I get a blank screen. Someone said that there is an update needed about something called Unity-Schema something. Anybody knows a work around or the ...
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Evolutiom Mail and Calendar Authentication Error

I am having a problem in adding my gmail id in Evolution Mail and Calendar. There is always this authentication error message. What are the possible reasons for this error and your suggestions are ...