IMAP stands for Internet Message Access Protocol and is the other e-mail protocol along with POP.

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configure Courier IMAP - multiple users and folder sync

I would like to configure the IMAP Settings of my Courier mail server do to the following things: 1) Allow concurrent connections from multiple clients by the same user. (For instance Computer, ...
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couldn't authenticate to backend server: no mechanism available

I'm trying to use cyrus murder, I've been fixing some bugs but now I found this when trying to access from thunderbird: The current operation on 'Inbox' did not succeed. The mail server for account ...
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The current operation on 'inbox' did not succeed. The mail server for account peter@ejemplo.org responded: MailBox does not exist

When I try to access the inbox from Thunderbird 17.0.8, I get the following error: The current operation on 'inbox' did not succeed. The mail server for account peter@ejemplo.org responded: MailBox ...
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best practice to have sent mail folder on dovecot imap server

When I add a mail account to KMail (or most other MUA I suppose) the sent mail folder is on the local machine and I don't have my sent mails on other machines. I'd like to have a sent mail folder in ...
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Authentication problems with cyrus murder

I'm trying to use Cyrus Murder but I have an error which I fail to detect the cause. I have: 1 backend. 1 frontend that is also a mupdate. I have installed the Thunderbird 17.0.8 fronted to test. ...
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Unable to connect to Exchange 2010 using IMAP

I have the service running, communication running just fine including Telnet and the "Secure Login" option checked. I have also made sure the mailbox is IMAP enabled but I just cant seem to be able to ...
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Reconstructing cyrus mailboxes with sub-folders

I have a mail server which runs Cyrus-imapd and postfix. I have another server which is to be the backup mail server. I have rsynced one mailbox from the primary server to the backup server to test. ...
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Exchange 2013 IMAP rejects all logins after random amount of time ( < 6 hrs )

I'm running an Exchange Server 2013 virtual machine using libvirt (kvm) on CentOS 6.4. IMAP will randomly stop accepting user logins after a random amount of time, usually less than 6 hours, and ...
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IMAP preauth with Dovecot

What's the command line for preauth IMAP using Dovecot? Many sites give: dovecot --exec-mail imap But on my system this returns: Usage: dovecot [-F] [-c <config file>] [-p] [-n] [-a] ...
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Password data is not valid for scheme SHA512: Input length isn't valid (24 instead of 64)

I am setting up dovecot with pgsql. I have setup the MTA and can receive mail correctly with the mailboxes setup in the database, but when i login via a mail client to dovecot I get in my maillog: ...
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Sync between two Mail Servers

I have 2 mail servers of the same configuration which is as follows: OpenLDAP (for authntication of users) Postfix Cyrus-imapd SOGo(groupware) One of them (Let's say X) is in production and is the ...
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hacking attempt or something else in IMAP - logwatch logs

In my Logwatch logs I found 3 lines that look weird to me, I speculate that they are hacking attempts. IMAP connect from @ [::ffff:121.183.126.37]DEBUG: Connection, ip=[::ffff:5.102.221.2]: 6 ...
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unable to create folders in roundcube using imap

I have installed roundcube email server on a new Fedora 18/Sendmail/Dovecot/Saslauthd box. When I attempt to create a folder I get: An error occurred while saving. Sending and receiving work fine so ...
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Single sign on (SSO) with open-source IMAP server from desktop application?

I've been reading a lot about this topic but I could not reach a solution. I wanted to tell what I'm getting and show a little of what I've tried. In our company, our Windows users are authenticated ...
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Server not found in Kerberos database while getting credentials for imap

When running kvno imap/prueba-mail.ejemplo.org@EJEMPLO.ORG get the following error: kvno: Server not found in Kerberos database while getting credentials for imap/prueba-mail.ejemplo.org@EJEMPLO.ORG ...
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Azure - Set up a VM, hosting a website from it, now need to set up email for my custom domain

Here's the scenario: I set up a VM on Azure - we'll call it mikemarks.cloudapp.net. I installed IIS and got my website working by hitting the mikemarks.cloudapp.net URL. I have a custom domain ...
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open IMAP port Windows Firewall

on my windows Server I'd like to install a imap server. Through HTTP the server is reachable, but if I try to connect using IMAP the server does not respond, instead if I disable the firewall it works ...
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imapsync from folder to mailbox

I would like to know whether it is possible to sync mail between a backed-up maildir used by a decommissioned dovecot install and a live email account in cyrus, or transfer the mail from the backup to ...
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Manage Lotus Domino mail with SugarCRM

anyone knows how configure SugarCRM (standard IMAP I suppose) with Lotus Domino 8.5? I have it configured, SMTP mail test works fine, but folders doesn't appear except INBOX (I'm using standard IMAP ...
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Fastest mail server for full body searching [closed]

I'm looking for the fastest mail server software currently available. I'm looking to store around 900GB of mail. I need to be able to perform full body searches across all messages via IMAP and get a ...
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Dovecot, IMAP outlook reports error 0x800CCC0E cannot synchronize subscribed folders

I have recently some issues with people using my email server. They have problems with synchronizing folders on outlook, and I can't figure out what to do. I found somewhere that I could extend a ...
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Imap subfolders not shown in list command - perhaps acls misconfiguration

My goal is to copy the whole folder structure with all mails from one imap account to another. The tool I am using for this is imapcopy (the java based version from code.google.com since the ...
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Dovecot: doveadm move command syntax

I want to transfer an email from user1@domain.com to put it in a folder of another user: user2@domain.com For that, it seems to me appropriate to use 'doveadm move' command, but I can not get the ...
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Dovecot+NFS setup

We have an existing Sendmail server running on a Solaris 10 host (host-A). I'm trying to configure a new Dovecot IMAP-server (host-B) on another RHEL box to act as the IMAP-server for our mail server. ...
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Connect to old mailaccount after domain transfer

A few days agoo we successfully launched a new website for a new client. The client had allready a simple wordpress site hosted on one.com, so we had to request a domain transfer. After the ...
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Something keeps connecting to Dovecot and Postfix

My Dovecot mail server and Postfix MTA seems to be generating logs about attempts to login from localhost. How could I investigate this issue? Log excerpt: Jun 8 09:36:31 mailserver ...
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“Mail server” on small LAN network [closed]

What is the best way to go about the following issue? There are about 7 machines under Win XP Pro, each has its own email client (Outlook 2007) with own accounts (eg. gmail, yahoo etc.) I want to ...
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Cyrus can't connect via SSL/TLS

I made a key with sudo openssl req -new -x509 -nodes -out /etc/ssl/certs/imap.pem -keyout /etc/ssl/private/imap.key -days 365 and then I make chown cyrus /etc/ssl/certs/imap.pem and chown cyrus ...
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User's emails disappearing off email server using Outlook 2013, Windows 8 and MailEnable 6.53

I am using Mailenable Enterprise version 6.53 but my question could relate to any e-mail server, I suppose. We have a user that is experiencing disappearing e-mails. When he connects to his mail ...
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Dovecot - Remove read email

Is there a way to automatically remove mail after it is read within dovecot either through a configuration or plugin? I'm running the following two packages: dovecot-core ...
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Is there an IMAP server that supports searching emails using elasticsearch or solr?

What I am wondering is if there is an IMAP server available that supports the IMAP SEARCH command (http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc1730#section-6.4.4), and is fast. I have had a look around at ways ...
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Dovecot hangs on all logins including local telnet [closed]

After a routine system upgrade (Debian testing) yesterday, clients stopped being able to connect to our mailserver's imapd. Following the troubleshooting/test guide ...
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Fetch all Mail from an IMAP server with Postfix to distribute on local IMAP server

The situation: The constellation: We have a managed, dedicated server from a professional provider. We currently have Tobit David.fx server in use within our local network which fetches all E-Mails ...
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Proxy mail server at home, real mail server web-hosted [closed]

I want to use Kolab as a private person, just as a platform for keeping all my contacts, events, tasks and mail together. It's because it's the only product that supports synchronizing ...
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Internal SMTP server + Hosted E-mail possibiilty

We currently use a 3rd party hosted e-mail system using SMTP and IMAP. I was curious is there a way to setup an internal SMTP gateway or server that the internal client can connect through to ...
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Postfix IMAP/POP3 migration with UIDL preservation

I have two Centos servers: The old one (server1) with Postfix and Courier as mail service, using roundcube and atmail (free) for IMAP webclient and POP3 for desktop clients too. The new one ...
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Bandwidth Usage: ActiveSync vs IMAP/CalDAV/CardDAV

I have been trying to find bandwidth usage information how the technologies compare. I understand that ActiveSync is instant, and new changes get "pushed" to subscribers. But IMAP/CalDAV/CardDAV is ...
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Is it possible to sync an outlook.com account with an IMAP server?

I'm searching for a way to sync one or more outlook.com accounts with an internal IMAP server. Gmail and other popular services offers IMAP, so it's pretty easy to do with imapsync ( ...
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Claws Mail SMTP issue; cannot send

I am abandoning Thunderbird after it has slowly become a terrible, terrible piece of software for me. I have gotten everything set up with Claws, except sending. There are no official forums for this ...
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Courier authentication slow

I have setup courier with imapd-ssl on ubuntu. Everything works fine: ssl certificates validate (on ubuntu/thunderbird and mac/mail) and login works, too. The only problem is that it ALWAYS takes ...
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Forwarding Emails from IMAP to Windows Exchange

We're switching from a hosted mail received through IMAP to Windows Exchange Server 2013 but I'd want emails that arrive to the previous mail host to be available in exchange. Is there any way such ...
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improper command pipelining after EHLO

I have looked everywhere for a concise answer, but I am unable to find a solution (or one that I can understand). I'm certain that this is a configuration issue, but can't see where. I have ...
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Error configuring and installing PHP 5.3.21 on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to install PHP 5.3.21 on a Rackspace Cloud Server running Ubuntu 12.04 but I keep running into errors during configure. It keeps giving me the following error: configure: error: Cannot ...
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Is there any way to mask the INBOX label for Dovecot 1.2x Shared Mailboxes?

I'm setting up a new Dovecot sever to replace an old Cyrus server, and need to keep things as consistent as possible. I have a couple local accounts, like junkmail and notjunkmail that users get ...
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Tracking data sent to remote host over time?

What is a a good way to track over time the amount of data transferred from my Linux server to another host on the internet? https and imaps only
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How to set up lots of IMAP users accounts for testing?

We've got a server project that's listening on IMAP connections to proxy messages for many different users accounts. We want to test that server for scalability. To that end, we're setting up an IMAP ...
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mail server on ubuntu can't recive mails

I have been setting up a mail server on ubuntu 12.04 following this tutorial. Setting up mailboxes in postfixadmin and sending email from this addresses is working, but sending email to my servers ...
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is it safe to remove mails on imap server with “rm”?

I use dovecot IMAP server and want to delete big unneeded mails: cd /var/spool/foouser; du -a | sort -rn > /var/tmp/du-mail-foouser.log Now I see big mails at the top and after looking at them I ...
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IMAP standard folder names - “Junk” or “Spam”

I am configuring spamassassin at the moment and have been wondering what is the standard (or atleast most used and recognized by most clients) folder name for Spam or Junk? I first used Spam, but ...
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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 ...