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How can I send email through a Terminal window?

I'm trying to figure out some basic Terminal commands, so I thought I'd try out 'mail.' I opened a Terminal window and entered the following: mail (my email address) (The Terminal then said "...
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I administer a Mac OS X Server email server and it is down. Can you help? [closed]

I hope this is a stupid question [with an obvious answer that I am missing] ... My email services have suddenly stopped working and nothing I do seems to affect the problem. Existing mail accounts ...
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How to “star” messages or mark them as important in iPad mail app?

I would like to mark messages as "important" in the iPad mail app via my gmail account. The app can move messages to a new folder, so I can put them in Gmail's "starred" folder, but that moves it out ...
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How can I search through all mail folders on my iPad?

My Gmail account has multiple folders and labels. The iPad mail app can search through one of the folders. How can I search through all of it at once?
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In mail.app can one set the default account that is used to send mails to a specific person

In mail I use two email accounts, a gmail for private use and an email adress that was allocated to me for use when mailing to teachers and staff. I would like to set mail.app to automatically use ...
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Outlook 2011 - Mark email as read

In my Windows Outlook client I can change from the default behavior of marking an email as read only after hitting the space bar or opening the message to automatically marking an email as read after ...
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Why can't I reply emails but send new one on my iPad 2?

I cannot reply to emails on my iPad 2, but if I compose a new one it will send it fine. This is a new problem as it was working fine before and there have been no changes. I use a Telstra Micro SIM ...
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What's your strategy for archiving emails in Mail.app? Do you archive your Sent & Trashed emails too?

I'm using Mail.app + IMAP email accounts for my email. I want to be able to archive all my email and make them searchable. Currently I copy the previous month's email from my IMAP folders to local ...
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What version of Dovecot comes bundled with Lion Server?

I'm currently running a Snow Leopard Server, and trying to get anything useful working with the v1.1 version of Dovecot bundled with it is as pleasant as banging my head against a brick wall. Dovecot'...
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X-Mailer header mapping to actual version of mail.app used to send message

When email is sent using Mail.app a Apple Mail (x.xxx.x) X-Mailer header is added to the message. Is there a way to determine which actual version of the app was used to send the messages? In Lion ...
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How to BCC email from iPhoto '11

iPhoto '11 has beautiful email templates that make it a great choice for sharing pics with friends. I can't seem find a way to send emails with the recipients in a BCC field, forcing me to break a ...
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Email stuck in outbox but can't access it

I have Office 2011 installed on Mac OS 10.6 and I tried to send an email to multiple recipients and got this error: The message could not be sent because it has unresolved recipients. And now, every ...
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What does Mail do when it sends Windows friendly attachments?

What does Mail do to the file or files differently when it sends attachments that are Windows friendly?
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I'm looking for a good, lightweight email client

I'm looking for a good, lightweight email client. What do you guys recommend?
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How can I see messages I send in Mail 5's Conversation View?

I love Mail 5's new Conversation View. But, I don't like that it only shows messages sent to me, and doesn't show the messages I send. Is there a way to show both messages I receive and messages I ...
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Lion Mail 5.0 rejects a POP server. Looking for confirmation and/or workarounds

Has anyone else experienced problems logging into POP servers that require plain text password login? Or more importantly found a work around? (I know that in this day and age a plain text password ...
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Are there Mac tools for checking PDF and image files for problems?

Are there any Mac tools for checking pdf and image files for encapsulated malware, exploits, or other potentially suspicious stuff? If I email these files to myself on some online account, which ...
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iPhone email showing as plain text [closed]

My email service is sending out daily emails to users. The emails sent are in HTML. Some users that have received the email on their iphone are getting emails as plain text showing all HTML code. ...
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Apple Mail - Making Reply and Forward Attributions the SAME?

Sorry for such a simplistic sounding question, but I haven't found any resolution to this. As I migrate users from Outlook to Mail, this is one of the biggest things I miss... When you forward a ...
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Sparrow over a SSH-tunnel

Is it possible to use Sparrow over a SSH-tunnel since the imap and ssl ports are blocked at my work?
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How to remove Mail.app data after opening it to configure it to not open in the future?

Sorry about the title. I followed these answers as suggested by some users on Ask Different. They've solved my problem. However, when I opened up Mail.app to inform it I want to use Google Notifier ...
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Mac OSX Mail Closes main window after hitting send

Recently every time I compose an email, when I hit send not only does the mail compose window disappear (as expected) so does the main mail window... and then I have to click the dock icon to bring it ...
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Send/Receive SMS on an iPad

I know this question has been asked many times before but I would like to know if one can send and receive text messages on the iPad without having to bother those who are texting you to join IMs etc. ...
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Eudora email migration

When Lion comes out, PPC Rosetta support for the Eudora email app is reported not to be available. Which contemporary Mac OS X email clients might support the most painless and reliable importing and ...
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Fast e-mail client for OS X?

I'm currently using Thunderbird for my e-mail needs on OS X. I manage 4 different e-mail accounts, one of which receives a lot of e-mail per day. As the messages pile up, I notice that Thunderbird is ...
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How to sync all Gmail with iPod touch?

I entered my Gmail info in the Mail app on my iPod touch, and I can now read my email on my iPod. That's great as far as it goes, but I want to sync all of my email to my iPod. Right now, it only ...
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iCal sending decline e-mails when it purges old calendar entries

I have iCal version 4.0.4. I have enabled the "Delete events 30 days after they have passed" preference option. When iCal purges these events, it is sending a decline e-mail to the event organizer. ...
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iPad 2 cannot connect to a Microsoft Exchange server with Outlook Web Access (OWA)

I just bought an iPad 2 and wish to link to the Microsoft Exchange email server Outlook Web Access connection. Sadly even though all details are correct it still says that the details are unable to be ...
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How can I get a me.com e-mail address?

Was this a service only offered with Apple's Mobile Me? Is there anyway I can still get an e-mail address ending in @me.com?
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how do i access my @me.com email account

I just set up a new @me.com email account through iOS5 beta and was wondering if there was a way to access through the web, or if anyone knew the imap server info. It looks like they are using some ...
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Command line: Sending a zip file via e-mail

I am using "mail" to send e-mails from command line on my OSX 10.6 the "< filename" however doesn't work quite well, as I don't really see the file as "attachment" on any standard e-mail client. ...
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iPad IMAP client

Can anyone suggest an IMAP client for my iPad2 that can be password protected. I want to be able to check my work email on the iPad but at the same time I don't want my daughter accidentally mucking ...
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Synchronizing iPhone and Mail.app inboxes

I have IMAP configured on both my iPhone 3G and MacBook and I have push enabled on my iPhone. When I receive an email and read it on my MacBook, shouldn't it mark it as unread on the iPhone too? I ...
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How to import Apple Mail accounts?

I'm copying the old Mail folder over a fresh OS install. I Copied over ~/Library/Mail & ~/Library/Application Support/Mail Mails and mailboxes imported all right ( even better results than using ...
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How to move Mail messages from Apple Mail back on to Hotmail server?

When I first configured Apple Mail, I mistakenly opted not to keep a copy of mail on the Hotmail server. I've now changed that, but would like to move Inbox items that are on Apple Mail back on to the ...
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Sending email with images on iPad?

I've just realized I can't send images from Mail on Ipad. When a create a new draft there is not add image functionality, so I guess the only way is to email images from Photos. However, what if I ...
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Where to complain to Apple about an premium reseller that is sending spam?

I have clear information that iStyle, a Premium Apple Reseller is sending commercial email messages to people who did not subscribed for that. In addition to this, their "newsletter" contains no ...
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Outlook-iPhone and private email

How can I send private email from my iphone to an Outlook user so his delegates cannot see the email?
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How can I embed a linked local image in an Apple Mail signature?

I think my question says it all (and yes, I've googled and searched StackExchange already) - but to clarify: I want to embed an image, which I have locally, in my html email signature (i.e. my logo, ...
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Is there an iPhone app that can give me a push notification of a new email?

I want an app that can push my emails so they show up with the blue screen and with my notification tone. I've tried Im+ but it's a chat also and I just want to push my emails. I have Gmail, and I ...
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OS X: Read mbox formatted files in /var/mail (local mail) graphically

I have a local development environment that is sending email to the mbox file at /var/mail/myusername. I can successfully view those emails with the command line mail program, but I'm looking for a ...
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E-Mail with attachments (<2,8 MB) has a size of >3,5 MB in Entourage. Why?

I just added two files as an attachment to an e-mail in MS Entourage 2004. In Finder, the files have a size of 2,5 MB respectively 205 kB. When I send them as an e-mail, Entourage tells me that the ...
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Outlook 2011, Where are the mails stored?

Just as the mails in Outlook under windows are stored in a PST file , where are the mails in Outlook under Mac stored ? I understand they are stored as OLM files . But can anyone tell me the exact ...
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iPad's Mail won't check for new messages in folders

I have a number of folders and filtering rules on my various e-mail accounts (Gmail, personal email, company email, etc). The problem is that the Mail app only checks for e-mail on the "received ...
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Error while connecting to computer

I restarted my ipad becasue cannot access to my email accounts, went off showing a no stop wheel and connect to my computer a message comes "unknown error QxE8000065
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Mac OSX email message report

How can i get a message report that tells me that an email i sent has been received and opened?
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How to send an email from command line?

How to send an email from command line or script? I want to be able to run the script programmatically by passing the receiver and the message.
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Get Alert on low disk space

Is it on MacOS possible to get notified by eMail if the space on a disk gets low.
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Play custom audio alert for certain incoming mail

I would like my Mac to play a sound when certain email arrives. For example if the subject contains "xyz", play "mycustomsound.mp3". Any easy way to do this?
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how to send scheduled mails with Mail?

I would love to send mails in my apple mail scheduled! What is the most comfortable way to do that? only method i found: http://homepage.mac.com/aamann/Mail_Scripts.html (but this is quite tricky + ...