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Syncing with GMail fails

Do you have 2-step verification enabled? if no, then I probably won't be able to help if yes, go to step 2. Go to your privacy page on your Gmail account and look around until you find a link showing ...
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how to rename google mail accounts

Go to Settings -> Email + accounts -> Click on the Google Account and you'll find a text box allowing you to change the account name for the email account.
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Add Gmail account in Windows phone

Google has no love for Windows Phone, and has decided to show this by turning off Exchange ActiveSync support for new devices (last I checked, it still worked for devices that had been set up before ...
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Getting [Message clipped] in gmail

For me, this issue only affected Windows Phone 7.5 and 7.8. Since upgrading to Windows Phone 8.0, I'm no longer seeing this issue.
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How do I get other calendars (shared) from my gmail account to sync to my windows phone?

Visit https://www.google.com/calendar/syncselect and select the calendars to sync From: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/how-to/wp8/email-and-calendar/sync-my-calendars
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Where are files downloaded from Gmail stored?

Initially, they're in a temp folder. If you tap and hold, you'll be able to save somewhere directly. If you want to save the a photo, open the individual attachment by tapping on it after the ...
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Google mail push notifications in WP8.1 - is it supported again?

On my Lumia 920 running Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers, the option to sync Gmail emails "as items arrive" is definitely available: When I enabled that option (normally it's set to manual ...
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Logging in to Gmail using the native email app with Application Specific Password

(Assuming you're using WP 8.1) That error message comes from Google, not your phone. Apparently the way you connect your Google account to Windows Phone was changed in 8.1 - you no longer enter your ...
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How to stop my personal name label appearing on emails sent from separate work gmail account

As I use a the German version of Windows 10 Mobile I can only roughly translated it, but I hope you find it: Open the account settings of your second GMail account Open "Options for synchronizing ...
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How to get Gmail messages only from primary inbox?

You would have to set up rules for your inbox at Gmail itself and then export only your Inbox to Outlook. This is probably a long way around but it should work. I've done this myself recently and have ...
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Google Apps Engine domain ID sync

Settings-> email & accounts ->add an account -> advance setup enter you email address < abc@xyz.com > and password Select "Exchange ActiveSync" Domain: xyz.com --- i.e. address after '@' ...
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Can't delete Google calendar appointments

First, check if the appointment is still visible over the web in your browser? There are 3 different options i would suggest: deactivate the google-calender sync -> reboot phone -> check again -> (...
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How can I really delete e-mail in my Gmail account?

1) go into settings / forwarding and pop/imap 2) turn auto-expunge off (so that you can change the settings for the next group down) 3) change the setting below to "immediately delete the message ...
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How can I really delete e-mail in my Gmail account?

Since 8.1, Gmail is no longer a "special" type of account, so a delete performs whatever action you've got configured with GMail -> Settings -> Forwarding and POP/IMAP, and you have the following ...
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Google error 80048888 while synchronizing GMAIL

I had the exact same problem and it's related to the hours/date/time zone parameters. Make sure every info is correct. I had a false date on my phone and when I changed it to the actual date, gmail ...
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Google error 80048888 while synchronizing GMAIL

Deleting the account then re adding it worked for me, thank you yes...
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