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

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Phone not downloading media in whatsapp, not getting connected to FB through App, email not syncing. Messages can be sent and read in whatsapp

Phone not downloading media in WhatsApp Not getting connected to Facebook through App, email not syncing. Browsers are not connected to browse the Internet. Messages can be sent and read in WhatsApp. ...
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How do we have seperate notifications for different email accounts?

So I have my Gmail and my work email setup on my WP and so here is the problem. I really need my phone to make a notification sound when I get a work email but i don't want a sound when I get a new ...
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Where is e-mail stored on Windows 10 Mobile?

I am searching for the *.eml files. I have system level access to the phone's filesystem.
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How to re-enable Google mail?

In attempt to downgrade my phone to be a bit more dumb during vacation, I disabled synchronisation on my Google account inside the email settings. I was a bit surprised when the email tile ...
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Syncing email drafts in Windows Phone

I am currently using HTC Radar, and I have used Android phone earlier, in the android phone, even the drafts are also synced for gmail (it is gmail app for android). In the HTC Radar, I dont see ...
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problem with downloading apps

I am using Microsoft Lumia 535. I have problem with downloading apps in my phone. When I download it is showing to save my Microsoft account password. But I am not able to save my account password . ...
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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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How to forward a media file in Whatsapp

I want to download a media file from my email attachment and later forward the same from my whatsapp account. I am not able to view my downloaded media file. How do I forward the file from my whatsapp ...
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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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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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How to pin Emails+Accounts on the window screen?

I accidentally removed the default emails+accounts pin from the main Windows Screen ( has an envelope as an icon) . Now how do I pin it back to the main Windows screen? The option to pin it is not ...
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Outlook Email, Calendar, and People not syncing

I have a Microsoft account using (myEmail).outlook.com. I get this error message: Something went wrong we're having a problem connecting to m.hotmail.com. Contact a support person or your ...
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Lumia phone Licence not recognised + no emails

Lumia 635, I have used this phone for more than 12 months with few problems. Over the last few months I get a message saying Licence not recognised, when I tap on Explorer logo it takes me to BT Fon, ...
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How to stop my personal name label appearing on emails sent from separate work gmail account

I have two separate gmail accounts on my windows phone: 1)My personal email with my own name. 2) A shared work email with the company name (an email used by 2 other people with access to the account). ...
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Cannot sync Yahoo email

I have a Nokia Lumia 1020. It just stopped syncing my Yahoo email to my Yahoo app on the phone. It keeps asking for my password and telling me it's incorrect.
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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 re-...
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I cannot open the message and email apps? Nokia 635

I have a Nokia 635 phone. It will not open the message app (texting) or the email app and whenever I press their icons it just bounces immediately to the start screen. The emails show up in the ...
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Outlook notifications

Normally when I receive emails that goes directly to a folder the application does not notify of the new email unless I go to the folder and sincronize.. Is there any solution for this? The ...
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Reveal advanced settings of email account

My dad needs to access his work email. It's setup on his phone and working, but he needs it on the desktop. But the advanced settings are hidden, and I'm going crazy trying everything to get it ...
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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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Download email embedded images automatically

Is there a way to set the email client to always download images in HTML messages? I've looked all over and can not find any such setting.
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How to enable smime for email?

My question is how to enable SMIME sign and encryption for standard email account (imap/smtp)? I want to automatically sign all out email messages and ecryption if possible for specified percipients. ...
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Lumia 640 email client

I've just had my work phone upgraded to a Lumia 640, which is proving ok so far, however the one thing that is annoying me is the email client. I am restricted to default client by corporate policy ...
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Can't search Gmail

When I search for email on my phone (Lumia 800, WP 7.8), it has no results, even when I choose "search more in Google Mail" (which I assume searches mail on the server which hasn't been downloaded to ...
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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 (Windows 10 Mobile), and I can't find the option to disable default email signature in Outlook Mail app ("Sent from Outlook Mail for Windows 10 ...
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Phone Attachments not working with a scheduled email

We have multiple Windows Phones deployed with several of our staff. We also have a system that sends out an automated email with a PDF attachment. The phones all have a PDF reader program installed. ...
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Email and Download pictures issues

I have a HTC Trophy phone with Windows 7.5. I am unable to download my pictures from my phone to my computer. Actually when I connect my phone via USB cable it does not show on my PC at all. My PC is ...
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Network administrator will be able to remotely delete your content

I was going to set up my Lumia 1020 to connect to my company's Exchange server, in order to have work e-mail on my phone. But when I go to do so, I see this message: If you're adding a business ...
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where is the draft folder emails being sent to draft folder

I want to send e-mail from my phone but I keep getting a message saying can't send our in draft folder. Where is the draft folder please
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Send email button greyed out

Starting this morning, whenever I try to reply to emails on Windows 10 Mobile from my Gmail account, the send email button is greyed out: The funny thing is that if I create a new email, then the ...
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Message Dilemma

I accidentally put my mobile down. The whole back cover came out along with the battery. Once I put the battery back inside and restarted I started receiving all the messages and mails right from ...
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Lumia 735 with Windows 10 Mobile Gmail send button disabled [duplicate]

I have a Lumia 735 with Windows 10 Mobile installed. Ever since a few days ago, I can't send replies for emails from my Google account. If I create a new mail, the send button is enabled, but if I try ...
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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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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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How to attach files to an email in Windows Phone 7.5 Mango

In the default email client in Windows Phone 7.5 Mango, how can arbitrary files(.zip, .mp3, .txt, .pdf etc) be attached? AFAIK, the storage is sand-boxed, the file handler can implement hooks to the ...
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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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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 [duplicate]

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 re-...
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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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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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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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How exactly sync option “as items arrive” works?

There is an option to sync Hotmail e-mails (others have too) that says "as items arrive". How exactly it works? It is something like Hotmail does in Desktop when pinned in IE9 (long pooling) or ...
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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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“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 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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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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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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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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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 ...