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Can one fully remove certain applications from OS X?

I've owned and used Mac's since System 7, and, in all this time, I'm very comfortable having my Mac's configured as I want them to operate. Certain things I've never used, and in addition to them ...
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How to stop receiving mails from a specific account?

Macbook Pro has made my life very miserable, in a struggle to make something out of it, I'm trying to atleast stop receiving mails from my gmail account with out disabling it. My gmail account is ...
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Email app taking too much storage

My default email app that comes with the phone is taking up over 3GB+ space. Note that I have an email account with 90k+ unread messages. My initial thought was that the mail cache was taking up all ...
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How to overcome: An error occurred while moving messages to mailbox “(null)”

I have searched high and low for a solution to this error on El Capitan but only one of them works: Mail - Preferences - mailbox behaviour - email address - uptick "store deleted messages on the ...
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How to force Mail.app to ask for Gmail password?

I recently changed my Gmail account's password. The account in Mail.app is offline as expected ("Login Failed"), but there seems no way to input the new password: There is no password input field in ...
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Mail Failing to Send SMTP Password

Very frustrating issue started yesterday with Mail suddenly deciding that it's not going to send my SMTP password to my outgoing mail server. Nothing else has changed, it just suddenly isn't working. ...
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Use not-iCloud Apple ID mail address on Mail app

So I'm using an iCloud account registered with a Hotmail address and I wish to use it as mail account for my Hotmail account on the Mail app? I know that I can solve it creating two different account, ...
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Converting .VCF to .CSV

I'm trying to get a group of contacts from BusyContacts to MailChimp. I have exported the group as a VCF file. Now I need to convert that VCF file to CSV. When I open my VCF file in a text editor, it'...
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Problem with not existing email address on iCloud [duplicate]

So I've put an incorrect email address on iCloud, which does not exist. Now I cannot log out because I have no password and I cannot even turn off Find My Phone without it.
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Mail will not sign emails with S/MIME cert

[iPhone 6, iOS 9.2.1] I am trying to get emails sent from Mail in iOS to be signed with my S/MIME public key, but I have not been successful at all. I have tried 2 different certs, one from Comodo ...
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reset password for mobile me account

My standard mail account is me.com for many years, alias is iCloud.com. Since some days I am asked for a password when I try to open my me.com account on my macbook. The me.com account works without ...
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Is there a way to preserve the formatting of inline images in emails in Outlook for Mac?

At my office, most users are PC based. However, a few teams have Macs. The standard email tool is Outlook, and the Mac users have Outlook for Mac. When someone sends me an email that has images ...
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Create new @me.com mail account

Every articles/answers I found are dated around or prior 2012. So I'd like to know: is there any tested way to create a new @me.com mail account right now?
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Search for emails from not a particular user or subject in Apple Mail

I am using Apples's Mail application for a while. I know that to search for mails from a particular user, I need to use from: abc@gmail.com But I need to search for emails that are not from a ...
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Data use for email to multiple recipients

Does sending a large email message to multiple recipients use more data than sending the same email to only one recipient?
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Mail - Doesn't save draft via apple Mail

Recently moved to a new email server, since moving the mail software has issues saving daft emails which won't show up on mail or the server. I've confirmed it's not the server as using a webmail or ...
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What is the size limit of attachments for email clients on OS X

I'm using IMAP with my email client on OS X. What is the max limit of file size I can send in attachment of email? I m using my own domain having limit of 25MB attachment through webmail. MS. ...
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How can you access Apple Mail from Apple script?

I want to archive old emails ( say, older then 7 days ) from my inbox automatically with an applescript scheduled via cron. To be honest, I am open to other Apple-friendly languages such as Swift or ...
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Add “Send As” from mail

I have few accounts on my gmail account that I can "Send As". Using iOS mail app how can I add those accounts?
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Three identical SMTP server configurations, one succeeds, two fail in Mail

I have three e-mail accounts each with a different domain name, however all of them send e-mail via the same domain name via SMTP (but each has its own login credentials). To clarify, it looks ...
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Downloading sent mails to Mac which are stored on server

Most of my sent mail appears to be "stored on server" but I need access to these email on my computer. I know how to deactivate storing future emails on the server but want to download all these ...
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How to restore the Terminal mail program to default settings

So a number of months ago I was messing around in Terminal trying to get my Mac to send an email from the command line. Unfortunately, I don't remember everything I did but I know I was messing around ...
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How to delete or change my whole ICloud.com name? [duplicate]

I want help. A year ago I made an iCloud account you know it's like a email. And I have a username for the iCloud account you know. For example: Fish@icloud.com yea and I like the name I have on the ...
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Mail not displaying message body content

The Mail app on my Mac stopped displaying message body once the message is opened. I can still see the message body in the message preview in each mailbox, but when I click (or double click) on a ...
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How to disable incoming SMTP for IMAP accounts in Apple Mail?

TL;DR - IMAP Accounts in Mail.app are still trying to connect to SMTP, which is failing and getting me banned in my firewall. Need to disable SMTP. I have had a chronic issue for years that I can't ...
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Apple ID - how to verify using pin code (no verification link in email)?

How can I complete the process of creating Apple ID if I have received an email with a PIN code like below, but no link to enter this PIN. email from appleid_usen@email.apple.com Dear User, You ...
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How to sort new folders alphabetically in OS X Mail?

I am running OS X Yosemite and Mail v8.2. Every time I add a new folder, Mail puts them to the bottom folder structure. This is very confusing and I have to go through all folders all the time to find ...
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Spotlight does not load mail from Outlook after upgrade from 2011 to 2016

I upgraded Outlook (whole Office) from 2011 version to 2016, and afterwards there is no results from imported mail. Only new messages get to the search results, and because Outlook is using Spotlight ...
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Can't recover account because forgot email

I lost my Game Center account password... Because I changed and don't remember. My Apple ID is going to iCloud. I know my iCloud password but I wasn't there for so long, so i used my same apple id and ...
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Best app for remembering email addresses [closed]

What is the simplest way to remember all my past email addresses. Had a head injury and memory loss.
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Seeking spam filter that uses a database shared by all its users

One thing that's great about Gmail is that it uses the entire userbase to identify spam - if enough users mark something as spam, it's likely spam and gets marked for everyone as such. Are free spam ...
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Unable to get iMessage on iPhone 4 to accept Apple ID

iMessage on the iPhone 4 has been switched off for some time. When I turned it on and tried to include an email to the Send/Receive options, it displayed the email address I use for my Apple ID, which ...
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Cannot get emails

I have an iPhone 6. I have successfully configured exchange account onto it. The problem I have is that sometimes i cannot connect to the server; meanwhile other colleagues using iPhone 6, and other ...
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iCloud mail: Is there a way to block emails from an address for a week?

A friend of mine is sending many emails every day and I would like to be notified about his emails only once per week. Is there a way to avoid to receive emails in the inbox until the week later? and ...
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Reminders app emailing whole company every item

I have no clue why, but every time I add anything in my reminders app (the native app) it emails my entire company and invites them to an event with the title of my reminder. This happens in different ...
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Apple mail unable to reply or close windows

Whenever I try to reply (or reply all) to any email through the mail app, an empty new message window opens that I can type in but all the buttons (send, attach etc.) are greyed out and I cannot close ...
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Outlook 2016 Mac change order of accounts

Is there any way to change the order that multiple accounts are shown in the left (folders) pane of Outlook 2016 Mac's main window? Or do I have to delete the topmost account and add it again to move ...
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Backdoor to Exchange server?

My company took the Exchange ActiveSync server offline; they want me to use their email client instead of iOS mail (or the Outlook app), in the mistaken belief that this is "more secure." I thought ...
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Recently updated the company to all IMAP accounts, but now every account is synced?

There are two computers at my company that are Macs. We just both upgraded to El Capitan OS, and had to change our mail accounts from POP to IMAP to work with the Parallels that we run. Ever since ...
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Apple Mail is generating constant network traffic, even with “Take All Accounts Offline.”

I'm not sure why, but Apple's Mail application is constantly using bandwidth. It only stops if I force-quit the application altogether. I'm transmitting about 60 KB/s, and receiving about 50 KB/s. It ...
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Can I make Mail.app only cache a subset of a mailbox? [duplicate]

Being the resident Mac guy in our office, my boss asked me why his Mac was complaining about low disk space. After installing Daisy Disk, I saw that an Exchange mailbox was taking up upwards of 40GB ...
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Can .html files sent as attachments be opened and run on iPhone5 (OS9.2)

I write a simple front-end web page. Fully self-contained in the usual CSS3/JS/HTML5 format. It works in XCode simulation. I e-mail it as an attachment to a (long suffering) relative with an iPhone5 (...
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Disable iCloud after changing Apple ID email address

I previously had my Apple ID set up with the email address old@a.com, and I enabled iCloud and Find my iPad on my iPad with this Apple ID. Then, at some point later, I changed the email address on my ...
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How can I see my Apple ID email / contacts without installing iCloud?

I don't want to install iCloud on every work or borrowed PC I happen to use, but would like to be able to read my mail and contacts related to that Apple ID. Isn't there a way to simply use a browser ...
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Alternative email client that supports tagging, message scheduling

I'm looking for an email client that supports my ideal workflow: emails can be tagged and then searched for via multiple tags. emails can be hidden until I can act upon them. Keyboard driven. I'...
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Sending videos with icloud

I used to be able to send videos using my regular mail account on my iPad. Now I get a message saying file is too large and asks if I want to use iCloud drop. Why has this changed? The videos I'm ...
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Forgot iCloud password

I forgot my password for my icloud account. When I try to recover it form iforgot.apple.com it gives me 2 options: 1- Send an e-mail to my recover e-mail address. 2- Answer the security questions ...
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How to disable Mail Drop in iOS 9.2?

Prior to iOS 9.2, large videos would be resized when sending as an e-mail attachment. After 9.2 introduced Mail Drop however, this resizing functionality seems to be disabled even if I opt not to use ...
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I can't switch text messaging back from my email address to my phone number. iPhone 6 iOS 9.2

So I just got a replacement iPhone, and activated it. I tried sending a text message and it wouldn't go through. I went to my messaging settings and clicked send and receive, and it had my phone ...
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We don't remember Apple email or id and now can not use ipad [duplicate]

It is ipad 3 with a1416 model It is currently factory reset but it keeps saying this ipad is bound to an apple id It freakingly shows only first letter of the email which doesn't help at all We ...