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I use to access my Gmail account and it doesn't delete the draft email - which is created automatically - after I have sent it. How do I correct this?

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See point #18 on this TidBITS article on making and Gmail IMAP co-exist happily -- hopefully it will help?

(I have not yet taken all the recommendations they give, but the longer I go on using both, the more I turn back to this to help file off the rough edges.)

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