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

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Using another homail account to hook with window live? [duplicate]

I used a Hotmail account to registered for Window Live. Now I do not want that specific Hotmail account. Can I use a new a/c to register? Will I lose all previous data?
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Logging out of my windows live account is it possible?

I added windows live as an account on my phone and it is now using a 3g network and costing me money. Is there any way for me to delete this account? I have an LG Optimus Quantum. Thanks :)
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Emails from gmail show up twice on phone email app

When I get incoming email from my gmail account it shows as two identical emails grouped together. One is flagged as Folder: All Mail. How do I resolve this so Windows Phone recognizes this as one ...
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How to edit original message text in a reply?

In Windows Phone 8, I get an email. I want to reply to it or forward it. The text of the original email with headers is added at the bottom of the edit screen. Is there any way to delete or edit ...
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What Activesync features are / are not supported when used with Exchange 2013 / 2010

When I connect my Windows Phone to Exchange, are all of the Activesync security features active and readily available? For most of the earlier Windows Phones, several Activesync security features ...
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How do I configure my Hotmail to use a different address when sending?

When I send an email from my Hotmail account on the website, I can configure it to use one of my other addresses (e.g. pobox.com). I would like to set up my Windows Phone 7.5 (Lumia 710) to do this. ...
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Which email setting consumes less power, push or poll?

I would expect hourly polling to consume the least power, but I cannot find a conclusive answer on forums. This post says that push is better, but only for Hotmail accounts, which is strange since the ...
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How to handle Spam (IMAP)?

I am reading my Mail from many different E-Mail-Accounts on my Windows 8 Phone. Some of them use "plain" IMAP from simple hosters, so there is no server-side Spam-Filter-support whatsoever. Is there ...
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Email synchronization only on business days in Windows Phone 8

Is there a way to synchronize Email/Exchange accounts only on defined days on defined times? I have a Exchange account from work and I want to receive those messages only on business days between 8:00 ...
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Does Activesync's DirectPush lower battery life? Is there any way to improve on that? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which email setting consumes less power, push or poll? During my experience as a Blackberry administrator and programmer I learned that any phone that used HTTP extensively (...
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Linked inbox stuck on synchronising google mail

After having set up a linked inbox and it worked, I occasionally have problems where after clicking the tile to access the linked inbox the application seems to be stuck on trying to sync with my ...
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Is there any way to workaround the “error code 80072f0d” when syncing against an Exchange server?

At our work the certificate for connecting to our Exchange server has expired, generating a Error code 80072f0d when I'm trying to sync my work emails. Is there anyway to make the sync work ...
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How to setup e-mail settings to maintain conversations?

My brother has a WP7 phone, and when he answers to my e-mails, it becomes a new conversation in Gmail. If we write to each other in the same subject e.g. 8 times, I will have at least four ...
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How can I not synch email from my primary (Live) account?

I've got a 4(!) different email accounts synching with my phone, and I'd like to specify which ones appear as icons on my lock screen. Currently my lock screen only displays the following three, in ...
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Problems connecting to Exchange 2003 with a Nokia Lumia 800 [closed]

When connecting to an Exchange 2003 server, everything appears to go OK, but on a Noika Lumia, we're only ever able to send a single email - others fail and go to the phone's outbox. Why might this be?...
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How to customize the interval for email setting “Download new content”?

Settings -> email + account -> select an account Under Download new content, I see options normally like as items arrive, 15 mins, 30 mins hourly and manually. How can I set customized hours like ...
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Outlook email account and attachments - “Download didn't complete. Try again.”

On my exchange account - when I receive an email with attachment and want to download it, I get this error every time: Download didn't complete. Try again. Taping again on the attachment has the ...
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How do I wipe my phone after incorrect PIN (device wipe threshold), or is this not supported?

I would like my device to be wiped if I enter my PIN wrong 10 times, similar to the iPhone. However, this doesn't seem to be a feature I can find. I wouldn't normally mind, but our mail admins ...
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Report email as spam?

Is it possible to report an email as spam? I cannot see an option to do this with a Gmail account, is it possible with other account types?
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Is there a single email live tile?

I have pinned 3 gmail and 1 hotmail mail tiles to the start page. This takes up way too much space, is it possible to just have one "email" tile that will indicate if any inboxes have new mail? I ...
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How do you remove a primary email account (e.g. hotmail, or other) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How Can I Change My Live ID? I have several email accounts on a second WP7 phone. My wife now uses it, so I want to remove my Hotmail account from it. The only option when ...
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Is there a way to sync emails to the server immediately after they are read?

My Gmail messages don't sync immediately to the server after they are read/deleted/modified on the phone. You need to wait for the next sync cycle or press the sync button to manually sync it. I am ...

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