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Mail service is not functioning Ubuntu Server 16.04

Ubuntu Server 16.04. I have installed Postfix and Dovecot. Postfix displays the following messages at start: root@centc:/home/ccr# postfix start postfix: Postfix is running with backwards-compatible ...
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Is there any free email client that supports composing right-to-left emails?

I have been using Evolution. But it does not support right-to-left. The best one can do is to try "right alignment", but that does not type punctuation like dot and comma at the right place.
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Thunderbird cannot send emails

I started using Ubuntu 16.04 for my internship and I have no idea what I’m doing. So total noob here. Basically, Thunderbird won't work. It won't send or receive messages. When I try to send a ...
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How to set Thunderbird leave messages on server in Ubuntu 18.04?

I'm trying to set up Thunderbird with secondary mail account and want it to leave messages on server. There was such a feature, at least in Windows earlier, like this: But I can't see those tick box ...
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mailspring snap not launching

I tried to install mailspring, because thunderbird icons don't work with my pc (the icons and text size isn't taken from system preferences) But when when launching the snap, I get the error: /snap/...
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Thunderbird 52.9.1 (64-bit) fails to connect to server on Ubuntu 18.04

Since yesterday, I have got a problem on Thunderbird that fails to connect to servers (imap servers) (both gmail and not-gmail types). I have tried to uninstall thunderbird via Ubuntu Software and ...
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Easiest way to view Lotus Notes databases in Ubuntu Studio 17.10?

What is the easiest way to view my Lotus Notes databases in Ubuntu - is it to install Lotus Notes (and if so how would I do that - I'm running 32 bit Ubuntu Studio 17.10), or is there any tool that ...
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how to get squirrelmail, Apache2 and citadel working together?

I need to know how to get Apache2, citadel and squirrelmail to work together as citadel is a powerful and useful mail software. The problem is that it can only receive mails from inside it's own ...
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Geary email client how can I make it a dark theme

As the title suggest I really like the looks of geary and the smaller memory footprint vs thunderbird but where is the dark theme?
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How can I configure email accounts in Ubuntu 16.04 [closed]

How can I configure email accounts such as Gmail, yahoo etc in Ubuntu 16.04?
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unable to install mailspring on ubuntu 16.04

Total newbie to Linux here, So i just downloaded mailspring-1.0.7-amd64.deb and i tried to install via Software install but nothing happens, So i tried to install via terminal sudo dpkg -i ...
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Microsoft Outlook 2010 Ubuntu similar app

Please recommend me a similar app. Thunderbird is almoust ok but it cannot search within attachments. Search on Thunderbird doesn't work within attachments: doc, pdf, etc.
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Thunderbird :: Stuck at Google sign-in (xenial)

Can't get past this thunderbird dialog: even though less secure apps are enabled: Thunderbird is explicitly allowed: Mozilla Thunderbird Email Has access to Gmail Homepage: https://www.mozilla.org/...
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Thunderbird moves email marked as “not junk” back into junk folder

I am using various versions of Thunderbird on systems running 16.04.02 and 17.04MATE. Each of these systems has a quirk that I cannot figure out. When an email which has been identified as junk is ...
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how to configure alpine (pine) to open URL links with firefox?

In response to comments on running alpine, how do I "click" this link from the alpine MUA (Mail User Agent) running in gnome-terminal?
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how to read root e-mails with alpine?

While I can send and receive e-mails with Amazon as root, I can't seem to do the same on my local system. Both are xenial 16.04, so shouldn't be that different. On Amazon, as root, I can launch ...
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POSTFIX: Can Not Send Mail To Other Domains Using Mail Client

I've configured POSTFIX using Ubuntu Help's Guide. I can send and receive mails to any domain while I am using ssh, but when I use mail clients (like Thunderbird or iPhone Mail) I can just send mails ...
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cannot login to gmail with pine (on Amazon) [closed]

kinda silly, but since Amazon has a faster connection than I have at home, thought I'd try alpine to see the IMAP performance with Gmail. This is on Ubuntu 16.04 server running on EC2. I know that ...
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How do I configure the news server which trn4 uses?

How do I configure the FQDN from news.foo.bar to the actual hostname? thufir@doge:~$ thufir@doge:~$ trn4 *** NEWS NEWS *** Welcome to trn 4.0-test77 (Sep 1, 2010). Type 'h' at any ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Dekko email not opening browser link

When I receive an email with a browser hyper-link in it (such as a Facebook notification email), when I click on the link, the browser is not opening up. I click on the link and the "Open browser" ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Dekko email auto select after deleting [closed]

I use Dekko email client and when I read and then delete an email, the next email is not automatically displayed. Only a blank screen is displayed and I have to physically select the next email in the ...
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Dekko sends no e-mail

Dekko alwalys shows "nan%", when I try to send an e-mail. I deleted and installed the Scope again, the problem is still the same.
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Mutt e-mail client get stuck

I am experimenting with Mutt under Ubuntu 16.04. It almost always feezes after a few minutes on the index page. What is the cause for this? I didn't use extensive setup, I just added three standard ...
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Why is ThunderBird downloading older messages even when only last 6 months are set for synchronization?

I have just created a new email account in Thuderbird for my msn email account. And set ThunderBird to only synchronize last 6 months emails for this account yet its downloading emails as far back as ...
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GnomeGmail for Google Inbox (attachments)?

GnomeGmail did a nice job as default mail client sending attachments, e.g. from LibreWriter, but since I moved to Google Inbox, the Gnome Gmail only opens it, without attaching anything or opening the ...
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Push e-mail for mail clients instead of timed polling?

I've installed Ubuntu onto my on-the-go laptop. I end up sending and receiving mail often, and sometimes quite quickly with people replying immediately. I have two accounts, one of which is my ...
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Is there any email client that would allow different sender address for each email?

I would like to have an email client that would allow me to type a different sender address for each email. The reason is that I have a spam filtering system in which I give a different email address ...
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How to avoid my filters to cause “another operation in progress” error in Thunderbird?

I have two incoming mail boxes that I read with thunderbird. On both I have filters. Now it happens very often that when I've got mails in both mail boxes, I get the below error message: The ...
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a package wants me to use a system mail name

the full question is: The 'mail name' is the domain name used to 'qualify' mail addresses without a domain name. This name will also be used by other programs. It should be the single, ...
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Oauth 2 in kmail in ubuntu 16.04

I am trying to connect gmail using kmail from Ubuntu 16.04, but it is not connecting. After doing google search I came to know that, gmail using oauth 2 for authentication of desktop app. Is there a ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Dekko Email Menu Viability

Is there a setting that I can change to select which headings I wish to see when my Dekko email is running? Currently when I have any inbox open I can see "All - Unread - Starred - Tagged - Deleted". ...
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Ubuntu Touch - Dekko crashes when I try to open it

Over the last few days, I have added two more gmail email accounts to my Dekko client. It already had one, so in total, now three. Last night on adding the third account. The details were all taken OK ...
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What command can read email mailbox file and produce output to stdout?

Is there any CLI email client/program which can read email mailbox file (with single email message) and produce output to stdout main headers and text? $ mailcmd < email.file From: some@email.com ...
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Mozilla ThunderBird not Working with Microsoft Exchange

I just formatted my system completely and installed Ubuntu OS 14.04 on it. I have been using Ubuntu via VMWARE on my windows 8.1 but this is the first time am using it as a complete standalone OS. I ...
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Script to Receive Email Notification in Ubuntu 14.04 When System Shuts Down and Boots up

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I want to write a shell script to get an email notification whenever my system shuts down and boots up. Please help me out. I have tried the below link but with no luck. ...
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Search in all folders of imap mailbox with Mutt

I have just configured Mutt with my Gmail settings. I am able to fetch, read, and send email. I can also search messages in my inbox and specific folders. However, I would like to know if there is a ...
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Is there a way to move system folders in Evolution to the top?

I like to have Sent, Junk and Trash folders just below the Inbox, like in Thunderbird. Is it possible in Evolution?
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Is there a browser version of Thunderbird or equivalent

Is there a "Thunderbird-like" browser application? I have to allow a user to setup multiple email accounts to sync with a "mailbox" app that has the same functionality as Thunderbird but is based on ...
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Viewing inbox in mutt

I have installed fetchmail, procmail and mutt. I am able to see my sentmail but I am not able to see my inbox. This is my ~/.muttrc file # Boring details set realname =Aparna set from = kdasaparna@...
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How to add second email account to Geary?

When I try to add a second email account to my Geary (version 0.8.3 on Ubuntu 15.04), the 'Add' button of the account dialogue window remains inactive. Despite having filled in all required fields. ...
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Why won't Sylpheed send or receive?

I have just installed Sylpheed but it neither receives nor sends emails. I selected IMAP and clicked Forward. Entered my email address ‘youruser@riseup.net’. Give the account a name and clicked ...
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Email (imap) program on Ubuntu touch

Is there a way to connect to email accounts using imap on Ubuntu Touch?
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Evolution slow down over time EWS

Not sure if anyone has run into this issue. I use evolution 3.12 on Ubuntu 14.10. After the initial install every thing worked great but over time Evolution started slowing down and responding very ...
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Thunderbird Profile Doesn't Load

I set up a new system and took the .thunderbird folder from my old home directory and placed it in my new home directory. With most things the applications open back up exactly as I had them on my ...
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Updated to 14.04, Mutt only S/MIME? Whence PGP/MIME?

I might be going senile. Using the stock Mutt on 13.04 I was able to something like (E)ncrypt (from memory) and have it use GnuPG. With 14.04, the Mutt 1.5.21 that came with the upgrade, there's an '...
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Email notifier that supports Online accounts, notifications, Messaging Menu

Is there an email notifier application that: can be found in the Ubuntu repositories (not in a PPA), is integrated with the Online Accounts in Unity, shows notifications in message bubbles in the top ...
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Geary not installing

I have a problem that Geary is not installing even after repeated attempts. The below is the error I am getting. Please let me know what is the corrective measures Thanks! Reading package lists... ...
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Adding unread message count to terminal command prompt

I want to see the number of unread messages in my unix mail messages account in the command prompt. How can I do this? Update: Here is the output from mail and mailx when I have sent myself two ...
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Only keep recent emails in claws mail (or any light weight mail client)

Since I'm using a netbook with only 16GB SSD, I want to use most lightweight client possible (hence not Thunderbird) However, I wasn't able to find an option to download only recent mails, say, more ...
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Recommend an Outlook replacement

Not a fan of Evolution or Thunderbird. Is there a decent alternative to Outlook on Ubuntu?