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What ports do I need open for IMAP connections

I'm developing a web application that connects to an IMAP mailbox and fetches emails as part of it's functionality. The application is PHP and I'm connecting like this: public function connect() { ...
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How do I determine whether this email bounce is my fault?

I use Google Apps to handle email for my personal website, so I have an email address username@ellipsix.net through that, and I also have a Gmail account username@gmail.com. Now, I've been trying to ...
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My shared IP address is blacklisted. What's the quickest way of temporarily use another SMTP account with the same domain?

I manage a few shared hosting accounts for some customers in different hosting providers. One of the IPs of those accounts was blacklisted and my customer hasn't been able to send emails to Google ...
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Why is pop.gmail.com network is unreachable?

I am trying to connect to pop.gmail.com using the following python script, running as root: import poplib pop_conn = poplib.POP3_SSL('pop.gmail.com', 995) and after minutes of waiting I finally ...
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Postfix: Can't receive external e-mails

I'm new to postfix. Sending e-mails works fine, but I can't receive external e-mails. I only have one server, so my domain name is equal the mail server name. By what I read, I don't need to configure ...
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A record blacklisted but not the originating IP of affected messages - Gmail rejections

A customer's email is being rejected by gmail with the following codes: Action: failed Status: 5.7.0 Diagnostic-Code: smtp; 554 5.7.0 Reject, id=17756-61 - SPAM I see the A record for the domain, ...
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What is the benefit of using DKIM to sign Content Type?

DKIM has the ability to sign headers on a per-header basis. I looked at Google's headers, and they DKIM sign ContentType. What is the security benefit of signing ContentType?
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Email Forwarding to Gmail using Exim4

I'm trying to host my own email forwarding for my domain on a small VPS but am having some odd problems getting forwarding to work. I am using exim4 on Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS and all of my packages are ...
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Domain migration between two Google apps accounts and Backup/Gateway MX usage

We are trying to merge two google apps accounts. One of the domains will need to end up as a secondary domain within the other google apps account. I think I have found a way to go about this to ...
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Received-SPF: unknown domain of _netblocks2.google.com uses a mechanism not recognized by this client

We've configured SPF for our Google Apps For Your Domain domain some time ago, and resources like mail-tester.com validate it as setup correctly (we also have DKIM, etc). For the past year however, ...
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Emails forwarded via postfix get flagged as spam and forged in Gmail

I'm trying to setup a forwarding only email server. I'm running into the problem where all messages forwarded via postfix are getting put into gmail's spam folder and getting flagged as forged. I'm ...
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Is forwarding mail from my domain to my gmail account a bad idea? [closed]

I just configured my exim mail server to forward *@mydomain.com to my gmail account. But then I found some forums mentioning this is a bad idea. Google could eventually blacklist mydomain.com. ...
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How to resolve SPF configuration to allow Google sending mails?

we are configuring DNS for a GMail service, the MX records are configured as to Google says, however, in the DNS check, there is a warning: SPF must allow Google to send mail on behalf of the domain ...
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Email server: lost connection while receiving initial server greeting (gmail only)

Past few days users are unable to send mail to gmail, by checking the logs I found the following error message "lost connection with gmail-smtp-in.l.google.com while receiving initial server greeting" ...
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Simple Email Server for POP3 Access

I would like to set up a simple email server on my Linux VPS which will receive email for a variety of domains and accounts in my control. The whole idea behind this is to replace the Google Apps ...
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What step blocks mail forwarded from own domain to gmail [closed]

I have my own (personal) domain where all email sent to this domain is forwarded to my Gmail account. For this purpose I use the ZoneEdit MailForward function. Since about 3 days (without changing ...
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Using postfix to relay/forward to gmail

I have set-up postfix on Debian 6 and I would like to forward emails to my gmail account. This is my /etc/postfix/main.cf file: # Debian specific: Specifying a file name will cause the first # line ...
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Can My Personal GMail Query A Remote LDAP Server?

I have a personal GMail account, from which I frequently send e-mail to a great many various users of a specific business. The corporation has been kind enough to provide me with the credentials to ...
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How to have Gmail receiving email for an account in another domain? [closed]

I have my own domain and also a Gmail account. I would like to have all the emails sent to my domain's email address redirected to my Gmail account; that is, I want all the emails sent to ...
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Server emails are considered as SPAM only by Gmail

I'm developping a service which lets users send our content via email to their friends. The problem is that those emails often ended up as Spam. So I went through all the stuff to make my server send ...
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Mirror remote mailbox (gmail) locally [closed]

Is there an easy way to mirror my gmail mailbox to a local (linux) server? Due to the number of clients at home (phone, tablets, etc) I keep hitting the gmail imap connection limit. Also would be ...
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Hotmail and Gmail mark emails as spam [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to send emails and avoid them being classified as spam I have been developing a PHP application and one of the features in that application is the ability to send ...
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Postfix mail forwarder

I just bought a dedicated server and I'm trying to install a webserver on it. The server is Ubuntu 10.04. I installed ftp, nginx, php, mysql, bind and now I have to install mail server. For the mail ...
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Problems sending SMTP email to large systems such as Gmail

I maintain a mail server. Recently messages sent to valid recipients on gmail, yahoo, and now roadrunner email addresses are bounced with similar messages: Here's one from gmail: The message, sent ...
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Gmail outage only on one computer

Problem: Gmail (and only Gmail) quits working for a period of 5-10 mins only on one computer. Problem occurs several times daily Does not appear to be any "triggering event" - user is simply using ...
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Sign multiple domains with single Domain Key (dk-filter)

Motivation The private shopping website GILT, send periodical update emails from giltgroupe.bounce.ed10.net however all of the mails are signed with domain keys of giltgroupe.com. mailed-by ...
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Will deleting emails on the server will also remove them from an IMAP connected client? [closed]

I've set up a few email accounts in a hostgator shared hosting account. The emails are accessed through gmail's IMAP service. The accounts are now over their quota and I want to free some space by ...
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PHP Mail() to Gmail = Spam

Recently Gmail has started marking emails sent directly from my server (using php mail()) as spam and I'm having problems trying to find the issue. If I send an exact copy of the same email from my ...
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How to combine SES for sending emails and Gmail for reciving

Usually I use Google Apps for business to handle my domains email send/receive needs. Today I have setup SES for one of my domains to handle email sending needs. My problem is that my understanding ...
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mx records aren't resolving on Amazon Route 53

I've been trying to send mail to my new postfix configuration from my yahoo and gmail accounts and so far it has been nothing doing. On my Amazon Route 53 I have my mx record listed as: 1 ...
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SPF record for Gmail?

I have DNS, with a SPF TXT record, configured for a domain name. The primary user of the domain name now needs to be able to send both from our SMTP servers, and also from her GMail account. I've seen ...
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Multiple hostnames for one server?

Is this possible? The reason I ask this is because Gmail keeps attaching the 'via' field in the email messages originated from one of my sites that resides in a server with the hostname of a whole ...
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Should my small non-proft allow users to forward email from our Google Apps account to their personal Gmail? [closed]

I am a user of multiple gmail accounts and have no problem with using multiple sign-in for my mail access. But we have a new employee that would rather all his email in one inbox. I know he can ...
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MX records set up

I just want to know how other people set up their MX-entries for mail accounts used with google apps. I work at a local web-hosting firm and we get a lot of tickets from clients who want to set up ...
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All messages from the mail server are marked as spam by default [closed]

There are many similar questions to this one but suggestions are usually pretty generic, like go check your server against that bulk blacklist checker. So my mail server has a correct SPF record, a ...
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Received-SPF: softfail when sending to google

In the headers of an email it says: google.com: domain of transitioning @.nl does not designate *::*:**:: as permitted sender We need this mail to be spam-free. I know we have to add this IP(?) ...
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How do I install OpenSSL for PHP 5.3.5 on Windows XP?

I want to send emails with GMail in my project, so I should enable OpenSSL (when I checked in phpinfo, that was disabled). ----> OpenSSL support disabled (install ext/openssl) )... I am using ...
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gmail bad request [closed]

I've been getting these off and on for a few months. When I open https://mail.google.com/mail/ it gives me Bad Request Error 400 Internet netted some solutions that did not work for me. ...
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Send Emails via Google Apps Gmail Services Outage?

I built and administer large web application which uses the PHPMailer library to send emails via a Google Apps Gmail account. I have received a support request stating that an individual was not ...
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Free SMS notification of new filtered mail message

Does anyone know how to get notified by SMS for free when a new mail message has been received in the inbox. I am using a script which notifies to my Gmail account if one of my websites are slow or ...
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Why Gmail mark as spam emails from my postfix server?

I'm trying to send email from postfix to different providers: Hotmail OK, Yahoo Not tested, Italian Provider OK, GMAIL KO ! I have SPF and rDNS set correctly ... this is the header: Delivered-To: ...
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Google Apps Email cannot receive emails from other domains on our server. Plesk

Not sure if this is the right spot to post this, but I have setup Google Apps email for one of our domains. I can receive and send messages from domains that are not hosted on the same server as the ...
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Exim mail server: When I send test mail to my Gmail, how can I hide my hostname after “via”?

I just set up Exim for sending email from a website using this guide: http://library.linode.com/email/exim/send-only-mta-ubuntu-10.04-lucid All done with no problem. When I open a test mail I sent ...
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SMTP server requires STARTTLS

I am using fetchmial. Below is my configuration. I want the retrieved emails to be sent to my gmail address. But I encountered an error below. Could someone help me with this? Thank you in advance. ...
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Use Gmail as smtp over services like Sendgrid

From an web app, we need to send around 1000 emails per month to different people. Is it a good idea to use smtp.gmail.com instead of Sendgrid, MailChimp or similar? Does Gmail impose any upper limit ...
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Gmail not accepting mail

I'm setting up a new mail server with postfix dovecot and things are working fine except this strange thing. I'm unable to send email to gmail addresses. The log shows status sent. However, I checked ...
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How to authorize my SMTP ip

when I send mail to gmail through SMTP I got a erro 550 5.7.1 http://mail.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=10336 follow the link it said 'The IP you're using to send email is not ...
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Gmail DNS Settings - Do I need CNAME and an A Record?

I'm just a little confused... I'm using Gmail for my mail service, and have followed their instructions. I wanted to allow users to access their email via mail.mydomain.com, but just hoping to get a ...
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GMail suspects confirmation email in stealing personal information

When user registers on my web site, web site sends user email confirmation link. Subject: Please confirm your email address Body:Please open this link in your browser to confirm your email address: ...
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Gmail trying to access hMailServer via POP3 Error

I just setup a new mail server called hMailServer on a Windows server after switching from Merak. Most users setup access through Gmail to download their messages via POP3. One user, who has a few ...