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Access iCloud mail via http from iPhone

There are times when you can't use any TCP ports other than 80 (HTTP) or 443 (HTTPS), so you can't use Mail accounts that communicate with iCloud via IMAP/POP3/SMTP. But when you go to iCloud.com, it ...
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IMAP account stopped working after upgrade to iOS 9 - problem with CAcert certificate?

After upgrading my iPhone 6+ from iOS 8 to iOS 9, my IMAP email account stopped working. When the Mail app tries to connect to the server, it fails and displays an alert with the title "Cannot get ...
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Disable Mail notifications on a per account basis

In the iOS Mail app I have two accounts configured. It is possibile to have notifications (banner and sounds) turned on only for one of the two accounts, or the setting in Notification under Settings ...
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How do I make different email accounts use the default sounds again?

On an iPhone running iOS 6.0.1, I used Settings → Notifications → Mail to set different "new message" sounds for different mail accounts. Now I want to make all mail accounts again follow ...
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How to attach an image directly inside iOS Mail app while writing an e-mail?

When I want to send an image from my iPhone 4s, the workflow is easy. I go to Pictures, I pick the target image and then I click on the "share" icon in bottom left corner. Then of course I can add ...
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iOS S/MIME Signing Issues

When I try to send an email using an installed S/MIME certificate on iOS, I get an alert that says: Unable to Sign: You can't send signed messages because a signing identity for the address could ...
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How can I “Delete All” from Inbox mail folder in iOS 8.1?

Is there a way to mass delete compiled list of emails on iOS devices (like can be done in os x)? I only know two options: select individually & swipe "left" and from bottom select "edit", then ...
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What are the trusted Certificate Authorities in iOS?

I'm wondering if StartCom is a trusted CA on iOS. I'd like to setup a mail server for a TLD, and use their free certificate. It's only about $10/year cheaper than more well known authorities, so the ...
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Iphone: outgoing email iCloud account and gmail

Iphone 5 iOS 6.1 (jaikbroken) OK, I've been solely using the gmail app for a while now and haven't had any use for the built-in mail app. Was hoping to run without any mail account on there, but it ...
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Forcing Rich Text by default for iPad/iPhone

The company I work for uses an Exchange 2010 server, and we have a fair number of users that have iPads/iPhones as secondary devices. We use a custom signature rule on the exchange server to sign ...
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Group by subject in iOS Mail app

How do I make the default Mail app on iOS group by subject? I've enabled "Organize By Thread" but that doesn't help. On my Mac (OS X 10.9.4): On my iPhone (iOS 7.1.2):
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Exclude a mailbox from “All Inboxes” or compose a custom multiple inbox view

I have recently added my work mailbox to my iphone. I have several other mailboxes that I use for non work purposes. I like to look at the mail from my non work mailboxes as though they were a ...
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Maintain an email group on iPad - no Mac involved

I can't find an answer to this one here or elsewhere, so here goes. I have a friend who would like to maintain some school-based email lists using an iPad. She doesn't use any computers for this ...
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How can I “Delete All” from Inbox or Sent mail folder in iOS?

The sent items folder is about 8 GB and I need to clear it out to free up space. Is there any way to do it without selecting each individual message?
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How can I move junk emails on my iPad without displaying the message body?

One reason I don't like using my iPad for email is that I can't find a way to move a junk message without its message body being automatically displayed when selected. While viewing a mailbox, tapping ...
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Show sent emails in my inbox on iPad

Is there a way to make my sent emails show up in my inbox on the iPad, similar to how it is shown in the gmail web view? I can do this in the Mac app by creating a smart mailbox that includes both ...
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Undo Archive in iPad Mail

After deleting or archiving an email in Mail on iOS 7, is there anyway to undo that action?
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How to mark as READ all the e-mails received in iPhone?

It's fine when you are clearing all your unread messages in a laptop or a desktop PC; but in iPhone? No good. You see, at present, I mark my messages as read by individually tapping their checkboxes. ...
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How to sync Notes over iCloud?

I am having trouble getting my iPhone to see the notes that are stored on my iCloud account. So, my computer is running OS X Lion, on System Preferences > iCloud the "Mail and Notes" option is ...
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Fetch new mail only while on Wifi (but not while on cellular data)

I'm using Mail on iOS 7. I have it set to fetch new mail manually (only when I request it to fetch new mail; do not fetch automatically). It would be nice if I could set things up to work ...
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iPad mail shows a copy of sent mail in inbox

My sent emails show in my inbox on my iPad. I have looked but "always bcc myself" is not checked. This problem has started only recently, but I am not aware of anything I may have done to start it. ...
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iPhone 5 can't connect to Exchange server

I have ActiveSync enabled on my Exchange 2007 server, and it works just fine with all the other iPhones (4S and below) in the office. However, I have two users who have just gotten iPhone 5s, and ...
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My mail icon is not showing anything

I was in the middle of writing an email and pasting a photo into the email when everything disappeared and all I have is a white screen. No choice of mailbox etc displaying. Have tried shutting down ...
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Delete all mail in the VIP mailbox on iOS 8.3

Without manually selecting them all, is there a way to delete all items that appear in the VIP mailbox? I've seen this question, but there's no Mark All or Trash All button in the VIP mailbox.
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iPhone mail using 700Mb with no accounts

While trying to clear up space on my iPhone, I deleted all email accounts, as Mail was using well over 700Mb. I was expecting this to also clean up the excessive space being used by Mail, but it ...
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How to undelete mail message in iOS8

I can move a message from Trash to inbox, but is there a better way to undelete a message? I find that when I go to the trash folder, it's really easy to mess up and delete rather than move. I've ...
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Change the order of email accounts in iOS

I'm curious if there is a way to re-order email accounts in Mail on iOS without re-setting all the accounts up (I haven't tested re-creating all the accounts). I know someone that has a ton of email ...
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I deleted every mail on my iPhone - but why does Mail still eat up my memory?

I deleted every single mail from Mail.app on iOS 8.3 (inbox, sent, trash). However, Mail still occupies 798 MB for "mails and attachments" according to the memory overview. How can I clear this ...
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Keeping emails on the server when using an iPad 2 for email

I am considering buying an iPad 2 mainly for email on-the-hoof. I use my main PC as the central machine for email, so does the iPad have the option to mirror what is on the email server, rather than ...
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Mail shows 2 unread but there are no emails

Recently my Mail app is giving me the 2 unread badge, but there are no mail messages in the inbox: I do not remember when this started. I am on 9.3 beta but it started on 9.2 before I upgraded ...
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Export / Backup emails on iPad (Locally only)

My email was hacked. The hacker deleted all the emails on the server and are unrecoverable. I have the emails still sitting on my iPad which was originally connected through IMAP. I need to get these ...
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Deleted emails going to junk folder

When I delete a message in my iPad mail inbox, it often gets moved to the junk folder instead of the trash folder. I can't find a pattern related to the sender. Often it will be a message from someone ...
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iOS mail inbox does not show addresses

I use a catch all email address on my domain, and would like to be able to figure out what address is being sent spam email. Unfortunately, I can't find a way to see what address an email in my inbox ...
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How can I preserve BCC information from iOS Mail?

I just discovered that iOS Mail does not preserve BCC information when you're sending a mail, which is obviously atrocious… How can I get it do that?
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Signing onto Shoprite Wifi causes Google to lock my account

Shoprite is a chain of grocery stores in the Northeast. They now have a special iOS app where you can scan your own groceries as you shop. When you leave, you simply pay for what was already scanned ...
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Opening specific email causes Mail to crash

I have set up Microsoft Office Mail on my iPhone 6. The only problem that I cannot get my head round is that it all works fine but I received an email this morning, and when I clicked on it to read ...
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Adding deleted Gmail account back to iPad

I accidentally deleted one of my Gmail accounts from my iPad. It is still on my iPhone and my computer, but I can't add it to my list of email accounts because it still exists as my account. Does ...
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I have removed all mail accounts from my iPhone and reset it. What's using storage?

I have deleted all my e-mail accounts from Mail from the iPhone -- iCloud, my work account, etc., and have reset the phone (powering off and then back on) a couple of times. In ...
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How can I make iOS mail display the sender of an AOL-originated Google Groups message?

As recently mentioned on this webapps question, Google Groups has started re-writing the From: address information on messages originating with Yahoo & AOL users. For Google Groups mailing lists ...
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Selecting all when deleting emails on iOS 7?

I'm working on a users phone and they're complaining about spam emails that they get on their AOL account. Many of the emails have the same titles, and thus should be easy to delete en-masse. I got ...
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Email “From” field being reordered

I am looking to solve an issue with iPhone reordering words in the "From" field when I view an email. Currently, it looks fine when I see it in the "Inbox", but when I click the email itself, it ...
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iPhone / iPad: Reply to Email with embedded image — Image gets replaced with image.png

Here is the case: User Receives an email with and embedded image in the body of the email. replies to the email and the embedded image gets removed from the body. forwards the email.. its fine the ...
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Do I really need to configure each subfolder in my Exchange inbox for push on an iPhone?

I have an iPhone 5 running iOS 7. I have an Exchange inbox with at least a dozen subfolders and server-side rules that "pre-sort" mail to these subfolders. If I want to receive push notifications for ...
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Mix push/pull mail on iPhone?

I have an iPhone that is connected to my Exchange account (work) and Gmail account (play). The Gmail account, sadly, does not have push functionality (boooo!). However, the Exchange does, and that ...
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iPhone: Rule based email forwarding?

Is there a way to establish rules for mails processed on the iPhone (4s, iOS 6.1.3)? In my case, I am interested in automatically forwarding certain emails to another email account once I receive ...
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iOS: Multiple GMail send-form addresses, using S/MIME

I tried to setup my GMail-Account including my various send-as-addresses that I set up in the Webmail interface using this great tutorial. However, I have two issues: I cannot setup multiple S/MIME ...
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Access both Hotmail and Gmail from iPhone

When I open the Mail app on my iPhone, it has been going to my Hotmail (this was good). I just downloaded the app for Gmail, and now the Mail icon sends me to Gmail (okay). How can I access both ...
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Mail attachment quarantined on iphone

I am having trouble with an email attachment that I received. I use an icloud email account and am accessing it from the Mail app on my iPhone. The attachment is a PDF file but when I try to open it, ...
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Is the X-mailer number assigned to a specific iPad?

On the iPad is there going to be the same X-mailer number assigned to it, or does it change when emails are sent? Basically, is the X-mailer number assigned to a specific iPad?
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How to paste multiple email addresss into iPhone mail To: field?

If I copy and paste multiple email address into iPad email's To: field, e.g.: a@b.com, b@c.com, c@d.com the mail app will consider it as one address, not three. Is there a way to copy and paste ...