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In 2022, how feasible is it to carry a cellular Apple Watch without my iPhone?

I’ve never had a case where the watch has let me down yet. I rarely carry my phone for trips around my neighborhood and almost always leave my wallet home as well. On some backcountry trips, I’ve had ...
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mail app changing the automatic text in replies and forwarded emails

I believe Mail uses the date display preferences within macOS. Try changing the date format in the Language & Region preference pane --> Advanced... --> Dates tab and change it to a more ...
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Is there a way to script "Mark as read"

I don't know about a shell script per se, but you could try scripting something in Automator that could run based upon an input of finding all mail messages marked as unread and then take an action on ...
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What causes Apple Mail to repeatedly quit?

She will open Mail, read two or three incoming emails, click on the next email to read and Mail will crash. This happens repeatedly. This used to happen to me in older versions of the Mail app (on ...
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Is there a way to reset search in Mail?

This is the shortest I could find without using the mouse: press cmd-alt f to focus on search field press esc to clear the search press cmd-1 to go to "All Inboxes"
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Can't send using Mail. I get "The SMTP connection to server "smtp.gmail.com" failed."

It was happening for me as well. When I tried to debug issue I came to know that I changed my password few days back and hence getting this error as the updated password is not there in iphone Mail ...
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use an iCloud+ «hide my email» apple ID forward address as an alias to send mail

A little late to the party and I’m not trying to supply an answer but it seems this is my only option… Bmike above commented (I just joined to comment but apparently need points to comment which is ...
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How to add more columns in Outlook in MacOs?

To get the old functionality of the reader, you have to disable the New Outlook from the Outlook menu. It is not currently possible to accomplish this in the New Outlook v 16.63 (or in recent past ...
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Apple Mail search & smart mailboxes stopped working

corespotlightd may be causing this. Starting with macOS Catalina (10.15), Apple moved the indexing of Mail messages files from traditional Spotlight to a daemon called corespotlightd. Unfortunately, ...
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