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I forward all email from my gmail account to iCloud using POP3 but when I delete emails in iCloud some go to the trash folder, which is where I want them to go, but sometimes a folder called 'deleted messages' is created for the deleted emails.

What could be causing this?

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Are you using Outlook 2011 or any version of Outlook/Entourage to access your email? –  Diago Mar 30 '12 at 11:09
    
No, just using mac mail. –  user20236 Mar 30 '12 at 14:36
    
This could be "one of those things" when dealing with IMAP. I know that the Trash and Deleted Messages thing is a client setting, and if you're accessing the same iCloud mailbox from different clients, this could be causing the issue. –  user479 Mar 31 '12 at 5:24

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