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Migrating from Gmail to Google Apps

Our company is trying to migrate our email from Gmail to its Google Apps account. We upgraded to the Premiere Edition in order to get access to the advanced tools for email migration. We are hoping to ...
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Configure PostFix to only accept email from gmail

I have PostFix installed and working to send/receive email. However, my requirement is for this MTA to only receive inbound email from gmail. The background is that this server runs a product ...
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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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SMTP relay through GMail overrides “from:” address with “[me]@gmail.com”

I've been trying to figure out if this is a new "feature" or if there is an issue with my configuration. I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 Desktop with Postfix as MTA. My smtp (as opposed to smtpd) ...
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Hybrid gmail MX + postfix for local accounts

Here's the setup: We have a domain, mydomain.com. Everything is on our own server, except general email accounts which are through gmail. Currently gmail is set as the MX record. The server also ...
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Weird (?) issue with Exchange Forwarding

Here is the long and short of it: the company I work for was purchased by another company who uses Gmail for domains as their email provider. We use an in house Exchange box. No big deal, I dropped ...
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Why are emails sent from my applications being marked as spam?

I have 2 web apps running on the same server. The first is www.nimikri.com and the other is www.hourjar.com. Both apps share the same IP address (75.127.100.175). My server is through a shared ...
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Postfix configuration: different outgoing hosts based on sender

I've seen a few answers to this on the web, but nothing definitive nor any good examples. I relay all my mail out through Postfix, currently everything sent to my ISP's mail server. However, there ...
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It's possible to use google smtp for sending email from my server?

Well, I am becoming crazy to let my email deliver to gmail/hotmail from my new ip. Last year, i had no problems with my past ip, but now my emails go straight to the spam folder of gmail and hotmail. ...
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Gmail POP3 with openssl command line: hangs while RETR-ing

I want to use openssl s_client for accessing Gmail POP3S server. I am doing the following: $ openssl s_client -connect pop.gmail.com:995 +OK Gpop ready for requests from <removed: ip> ...
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Sendmail: external alias not receiving relayed mail under certain circumstances

I have set up an alias in /etc/mail/aliases like this: user: xxxx@gmail.com This relay DOES work when I telnet to example.com 25 and send mail to user@example.com (where example.com is my ...
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How do I setup Gmail for my VPS?

I'm using a Hostgator VPS running CentOS 5. I only have shell access (no control panel). I'm supposed to change my MX records and add a CNAME record for verification. What should I do? I know it ...
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Strange problem with Google Mail and IMAP on Outlook 2007

I work for a small non-profit organization. We have about 35 administrative employees who use e-mail. We're on a Windows network with a domain. Everyone is running XP Pro and Office 2007 with all ...
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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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china and gmail attacks [closed]

"We have evidence to suggest that a primary goal of the attackers was accessing the Gmail accounts of Chinese human rights activists. Based on our investigation to date we believe their attack did ...
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Use Gmail for incoming mail, and own mail server for outgoing email

I want to switch to Gmail from Google apps to handle my email. I have some internal programs that send emails to me like cronjobs, logwatch, and php applications. Is there a way to sill have the ...
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Using gmail as your primary mail server

I have read that there is an option of using Gmail as your primary mail server. In the sense that you can add mx records etc and you do not have to do it on your own server. Do you think this is a ...
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Google Apps Premier - Viewing shared calendars in outlook

We currently migrated from exchange to Google Apps Email and have been having issues when it comes to viewing shared calendars from within Outlook. Users are able to view other calendars from within ...
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using gmail to send mails from your php?

i've read some threads here in SO that someone managed to use gmail's smtp server to send out messages from php script. so if php sends a mail to peter@hotmail.com it looks like this: Alternative 1: ...
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using gmail as your email hosting provider?

i've got a external domain and i want gmail to handle all the incoming emails. i know that its free for me to let gmail handle all the outgoing mails, since you can add your external domain in their ...
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Digital signatures and encryption in GMail

I just wonder if there is a way to use SSL certificates or PGP keys for signing my email. At the moment I have to setup S/MIME in Outlook (or another thick client) to send signed messages via SMTP. ...
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E-mail sent with postfix are marked as spam

I am using gmail as my email provider for a domain name that I control. I want to send email from my dedicated server that is being hosted by a real hosting company and I don't like the 500 message ...
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I can't send email from my server to gmail addresses

I'm using postfix, and have setup spf, dkim, and domainkeys. I can get my email to go to Yahoo, but not gmail. Here's the headers from an email send to Yahoo. Yahoo reports the email as domain key ...
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Working around Gmail mailing-list “feature.”

We're using Google Apps for our domain's e-mail via IMAP. Whenever mail is sent to a mailing list, copies of the original mail are not received in inboxes. According to Google, this is a "feature." ...
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Is Gmail Modifying Message Headers - SMTP

I sent a mail from my machine relayed through a public mail server to my gmail account using smtp on telnet. now when i select show original on for that mail in my gmail account. I see several ...
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How do I config postfix to use multiple google apps user accounts?

I have a postfix installation and have setup relaying through google apps, but when I send mail to postfix it relays it to google apps using the ONE account I have specified in the main.cf. Is there ...
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DNS zone file SPF configuration to support sending mail from multiple servers and gmail

I want to configure SPF on a domain to allow mail to be sent from: the x.com website server (x.com and www.x.com - both at same IP) its MX servers (smtp.x.com, mx.x.com, mail.x.com) another server ...
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Move 53,800+ files into 54 separate folders with ~1000 files each?

Trying to import 53,800+ individual files (messages) using Gmail's POP fetcher. Gmail understandably refuses, giving the error: "Too many messages to download. There are too many messages on the ...
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Not able to receive mails in my mailbox

I've configured Google apps (Google services) to my domain for access mails some thing like mail.mysite.com. I've configured successfully all the accounts include admin and users also. But here the ...
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What are the differences between google app mail, and plain ol' me@domain.com forwarding to gmail account?

I currently have an email address, me@domain.com, that I currently use to forward to a gmail account that I've used for years. I currently have it set, so I can send email from my me@domain.com ...
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retrieve gmail using telnet

How do I see the mails in my gmail inbox using telnet? I typed telnet pop.gmail.com 995 at the command prompt and it shows me a blank screen. No message confirming whether it is connected and after a ...
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Configure Postfix to send/relay emails Gmail (smtp.gmail.com) via port 587

Using Centos 5.4, with Postfix. I can do a mail foo@gmail.com subject: blah test . Cc: and the msg gets sent to gmail, but it resides in the spam folder, which is to be expected. My goal is to ...
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Switching Hosting provider and taking my Gmail account with me

My site is currently hosted on Dreamhost and I used their control panel to set up a GMail account of the form : me@mydomain.com I am about to move everything over to Heroku. The question: Is my ...
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How to get rid of Gmail's on “behalf of” using postfix

I'm using the default configuration of postfix on Ubuntu 9.04, and I've been trying to configure Gmail to send email through my server. I'm looking for a simple configuration for 10-15 users (like ...
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When sending emails through smtp do I need to setup DomainKeys and any kind of other email config?

When sending emails through gmails smtp (smtp.gmail.com) do I need to setup DomainKeys and any other kind of email config?
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Bounce backs from web-generated e-mails are missing

We use Google Apps to host my company's mail. On our website, we send some e-mails on behalf of our users. In those e-mails we include lines like this: Return-Path: ...
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Trouble with IIS SMTP relaying to Gmail

I appreciate that similar questions have been asked about how to setup SMTP relaying with IIS's virtual SMTP server. However I'm still completely stumped on this problem. Here's the setup: IIS 6.0 ...
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Sendmail to local domain ignoring MX records (part 2)

I have the exact problem, like in this post: http://serverfault.com/questions/25068/sendmail-to-local-domain-ignoring-mx-records I am also using email provider like GMail For Your Domain (which stores ...
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Forward spam is dangerous for my domain repute?

I have Postfix with spamassassin and forward the emails (including spam) to gmail.com, my problem is that when I send "legitimate" emails to gmail.com it is marked as spam, I've done everything that ...
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Easiest way to configure local SMTP server to relay through gmail on Windows?

We have gmail for our corporate email provider. I want to be able to send mail through smtp.gmail.com from ASP.NET. I have managed to do this just fine - and it has the benefit of all sent items ...
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Pros/Cons of switching from Exchange to GMail

We are a medium-large non-profit company, with around 1000 staff and volunteers, and have been using MS Exchange (currently 2003) for our mail system for years. I recently attended a Google ...
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How to configure sendmail to send email via GMail (smtp.gmail.com), using port 465 or 587?

I have configures sendmail to send email via my GMail (Google Mail) account, i.e. via smtp.gmail.com, by editing /etc/mail/sendmail.mc and regenerating sendmail.cf: -dnl ...
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Polling from gmail activated domains [closed]

I m trying to poll email from an email address like "abc@falconamg.com", this falconamg.com service is provided by gmail only. If i give "pop.gmail.com" as pop servername it's saying "authentication ...
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Postfix on Ubuntu Server 9.10 can't send mail to Gmail addresses

I've recently installed Ubuntu Server 9.10 on a machine that's, among other things, supposed to serve as an outgoing (only outgoing) mail server. I don't want to use Smart Host since my organization ...
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All incoming gmail email is preceded by the text : Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently

All the incoming emails on the gmail account is preceded by the text : Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently. They are all forwarded by Mail Delivery Subsystem This is happening ...
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Simplest way to redirect from a page on one domain's URL to another domain?

Background: I redirect my web site's email to a Google Apps account, since Google was giving me much higher uptime and much better spam filtering. But it's a pain to log in from a new PC. You have ...
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Google Gmail rejects my friend's MX records

My friend has some problem with Google Apps Gmail, his MX records got rejected. We're trying to resolve the issue somehow, but with no success so far. We've googled the whole world (this site too) but ...
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How to forward GoDaddy email to Gmail with Non GoDaddy DNS

I have a domain (example.com) through GoDaddy and a VPS at a hosting company. On GoDaddy's site, I've set the domain servers for example.com to that of the hosting company (everything working fine). ...
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SSMTP with Gmail (Google Apps)

I want to set up my raid server here at home to use gmail's smtp and an email from my google apps to alert me if there is any issues. I set up ssmtp, here is my config: # Config file for sSMTP ...
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How to redirect webmail.mydomain.com to https://mail.google.com/a/mydomain.com?

I have setup google apps for your domain. I want to provide a friendly way for users to go to the google login page. What is the DNS record I need to create so that: webmail.mydomain.com forwards ...