Questions related to settings and usage of email on Windows Phone.

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Free up space in Mail & Messaging after deleting mail accounts

I am using a Lumia 730 windows phone which i recently updated to windows 10. The update is installed and the very next day it gives a message for more updates. When i try to install, my phone is out ...
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Choose where sent and deleted emails go in Windows 10 Mobile

On several iOS and Android email clients, you are able to choose which folder to use for sent, deleted and archived emails. I know this wasn't possible on Windows Phone 8/8.1 and so far I can't seem ...
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Is it possible to have a multi-line signature with HTML formatting?

The signature setting in the Outlook Mail app only shows a single line. How can I enter multiple lines, with HTML formatted text if possible?
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Is it possible to set the email client to not automatically download images?

On previous versions of Windows Phone (7.x, 8.x) and Windows Mobile, there was an option to not automatically download images. Where is this option in the mail client for Windows 10 Mobile?
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How can I send a file (doc) to a mail as reply

I got a mail from someone, now I need to send a file (doc or xls file) in reply to that mail. I am not able to attach anything other than photos. Is there any way to do this. I can send doc file as ...
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yahoo mail on phone quit

Yahoo mail on my windows htc 7.5 phone suddenly stopped syncing Jan 2016. I can access yahoo mail on all other devices (laptop, desktop, etc.) Just not on Windows phone. I've tried deleting, then ...
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Why don't pinned email account notifications work after moving to a new phone?

I had a number of email accounts pinned to my start screen on my old phone that was running Windows Phone 8.1. When I was setting up my new phone, running Windows 10 Mobile, I was asked if I wanted ...
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with WP8.1, how to send full size photo as attachment using email?

I am trying to send photos as attachments using email (default app) on my WP 8.1 (Lumia 540). It re-sizes files to ~500 KBs (from 7 MB file). I am actually sending these file for printing and these ...
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Yahoo Mail stopped syncing

The Yahoo Mail on both my wife's and my phone stopped syncing 4 days ago. We both have Samsung sgh-i667 running Windows Phone 7.8. Outlook, Windows Live and Gmail all sync, just not Yahoo. Updates ...
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Cannot sync email with Office365 when connected to home Wifi

My phone (a Samsung Ativ-S) is configured with an Office 365 email account for work, but this doesn't connect when I'm at home. To be clear: When I connect via cellular data, email sync works fine. ...
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How to disable default email signature in Windows 10 (Lumia 950)?

I recently switched from Nokia Lumia 920 to Lumia 950 (Win 10) and I can't find the option to disable default email signature in Outlook Mail app ("Sent from Outlook Mail for Windows 10 phone"). I had ...
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attach document in email

I'm using Google Email on BLU Win HD LTE. I want to attach document from Overdrive to email message. But when I press "attachment" button I see only images on Overdrive. Although I can see all ...
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Windows 8 phone Sending email error

My Yahoo email on my Windows 8 (nokia 1320) is having a sending error. Though the SMTP settings are correct 465, its still showing an error (error code: 80072F30) I already deleted the account ...
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Is there a way to add an inbox for institutional email account to the Start Menu?

I have added an email account to my Windows phone which connects to my institutional email inbox. It is not Gmail, YMail, or Outlook so there are no apps already so I can add the app to Start for ...
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Contact List While Composing Email

My problem is the following: Whenever I try to compose a new mail using my Gmail account on windows phone, the recipient list only shows my Facebook friends. My Gmail contacts are lost from this ...
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Add Gmail account in Windows phone

I have a Nokia Lumia 720 phone which is up-to-date (I just checked it before typing here) and am using Windows 8.1 on it (OS version: 8.10.14219.341). I frequently get my mails on Gmail and so I wish ...
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Creating a Microsoft Account on a Windows Phone mobile

I've seen that when setting up a Windows Phone mobile for the first time, we can create a new Microsoft Account. During the process, we also need to enter an "alternative" email address. I was ...
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Wrong Email in Cloud One Set-Up [duplicate]

So i typed the wrong email into the Cloud One set-up on my new Windows phone. I've tried adding correct email addresses, but they just get added underneath the main Microsoft account (incorrect). It ...
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Why is builtin mail app search not finding results?

Recently I was searching for a particular phrase in an email a few days back, and the search results in builtin mail app didn't show it at all - just a bunch of completley unrelated old ad-mails. ...
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How to stop spam email on lumia 635 on my outlook account

I'm being overwhelmed with spam email on my lumia 635 phone from my outlook account. It is blocked on my desktop computer. Is there a way to block it on the phone?
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Recover Email from SD Card

I have lost my Microsoft account login. Yes the login name. I signed up with my phone and enjoyed the sync but never used the email. I have factory restored my phone. I now cannot login as I do ...
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How to send from email app a draft created in gmail from a browser?

I have already synced draft folder, so I see the draft message there. However, when I open the message, I see no option to send it. How can I do that?
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How do I forward SMS message to an email address and emails to SMS messages?

I access Gmail at present using IE on my phone and wish to be able to forward message between SMS and Email. However as I mostly use a laptop for email, I do not wish to have any messaged deleted ...
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Can accounts be automatically deployed to Windows Phone 8?

Similar to iOS' configuration profiles where you can use an XML file to configure some accounts (like email), can you automatically set up email accounts in Windows Phone through an XML config file or ...
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How can I find downloaded files from email when connected to my computer? [closed]

I downloaded a PDF file from GMail When I connected my phone to my Computer, I cannot find the file. Where can I find files downloaded from GMail?
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Where are files downloaded from Gmail stored?

Where do the files downloaded from Gmail (which were received as attachments) go in the Files app? I am not able to locate them.
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How to get Gmail messages only from primary inbox?

I have Gmail set up as mail in Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim. Is it possible to get messages only from Gmail's primary inbox, but not from promotions and social?
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Not able to delete my Outlook account from my Lumia mobile [duplicate]

I want to add my company Outlook account in my Lumia 525. I have already added an Outlook account( my Microsoft account ) but I want to add only my company account, so I tried to delete that Outlook ...
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Setup an autoconfig for IMAP/SMTP compatible with Windows Phone 8

Is it possible to setup an autoconfig XML, such as the one used for Thunderbird, which will work for Windows Phone 8? This should be able to set the correct settings for IMAP and SMTP servers for the ...
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How to remove a suggested email that shows in “To” field?

I was showing to my daughter that you can send emails by appending "+something" just before the "@". Unfortunately Windows Phone is remembering this bogus e-mail I had type and suggest every time I ...
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“As items arrive” option not available when adding Exchange account

I recently reset my WP8.1 Lumia 1020. Previously I had several Google email accounts and one Exchange email account (for work, who run their own private Exchange server). All of these were set to ...
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Cannot download email, error code 80048830

I have a Nokia Lumia 520 with Windows Phone 8.1, and I can no longer download email messages. When I try, I get an error with the code 80048830. How can I fix this?
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Creating email folders

When I try to add email folders on Lumia 925, no options are made available - there are only the basic folders such as "sent" or "inbox". Could anyone advise on possible solutions?
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How to remove email+messaging data from my phone

My email+messaging data is showing above 250 MB in Storage sense. I couldn't find any way to clean up the data. Is there any way? Deleting the messages from the email client doesn't affecting the data ...
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How to have different name for person in mail and phone?

TL;DR: I would like to have different name for e-mails sent to my wife and different name when my wife calls me Longer read. Since I don't want to make my family public, just accept the fact that I ...
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Google Apps Engine domain ID sync

My college offers all students a gmail inbox on a domain ABC hosted via the Google Apps Engine. If my name is XYZ, my email ID is XYZ@ABC.ac.in On a web browser, I simply use the Gmail login page to ...
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Locating sent emails from Outlook with atteched items in OneDrive

I have just sent an email with some files which are located on OneDrive. Where would I locate "sent items"?
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Configure Yahoo mail account to Windows Phone 8 or any app for that

We are unable to configure my Yahoo e-mail in Outlook for Windows 8 Phone. Please give us any concrete solution.
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Enable sound notifications for email subfolders

I am running WP on the Nokia Lumia 1020. Previously I had multiple Outlook email subfolders pinned to my homescreen, and whenever one received an email I would get a sound notification. I recently ...
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Gmail problems in nokia 1520

I am very disappointed with the oficial gmail in my Nokia 1520. When I forward message i need previously open the attachements like pictures or document otherwise do not appear the attachement to ...
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Is it possible to set an email account to not bother checking in a certain timeframe each day?

According to Battery Saver, email is the single biggest use of battery on my phone, and since Windows Phone 8.1, there is an option to check for messages "based on my usage", and underneath it'll show ...
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Reduce font size in email apps (default + outlook)

I have got lumia 1020 running Windows Phone 8.1 on AT&T. I have been an Android user (Galaxy S3 and S5) and though Windows Phone provide much better and faster experience overall, I am really ...
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Error 8600010F while trying to sync primary ID mail

I am using a Nokia Lumia 635 with Windows phone 8.1 (non-cyan) version. I don't have the app corner feature yet. I have been unable to receive email from my phone but am able to send email. The ...
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Whitelist email sender or mark email as not junk

Emails that are not junk are getting sent to the Junk folder. Is there a way to manually mark a sender as safe (Not Junk)? Or is this supposed to happen automatically if you move emails from the Junk ...
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WP sets 'read' status immediately when fetching email from imap

When my Lumia 620 pulls mails from some of my IMAP accounts, it immediately marks them as 'read' on the server, although I never opened them. The status in the WP mail app stays correct (unread). ...
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Is it possible to mark a message / sender as junk for a connected Exchange account?

The mail client with Windows 8 allows you to mark a message as junk, for a connected Exchange Account - is this possible via the email client on the phone, or are we limited to manually moving to the ...
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How can I really delete e-mail in my Gmail account?

I have Gmail syncing to my Lumia 1020. Before Windows Phone 8.1, I could sort of delete e-mail by hitting the delete key. It would go to a Deleted Items folder, which I then had to delete in the ...
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Problem syncing Windows Phone with Outlook

I am having problems syncing my Lumia 520 with Outlook. the problem started some weeks ago. I get error code 80C805E2. Can somebody help me please?
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Problem with hotmail account, emails&contacts don't sync in any account

I have a problem with new phone. (I'm using multiple phones almost all the time) Problems start with LiveId (hotmail) account. When I have entered the hotmail account credentials in phone setup, phone ...
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Logging in to Gmail using the native email app with Application Specific Password

How does one do this? My email password is 100+ characters, and to be frank I don't want to type the password in only to mess it up and do it over again. When I try adding my account and use my ...