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pantheon-mail horizontal elongation

To fix this issue you need to kill/close pantheon-mail and then run the command dconf reset -f /org/pantheon/mail/ I believe this is only a temporary solution. If you have Elementary Tweaks ...
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How to remove mail client from Elementary OS Loki 0.4

AppCenter is still in development so it can be buggy. In Terminal, use: sudo apt purge pantheon-mail
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Pantheon-mail account configuration dialog doesn't fit in low-res displays

As a workaround, you can move the dialog with Win+mouse drag.
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3 votes

Email alias in Mail?

Yes, Mail supports aliases. Click the gear in the upper-right corner. Accounts > select account > "Additional email addresses..." > add alias. When you go to send or reply to an email, if you ...
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pantheon-mail horizontal elongation

This is a bug. Please subscribe to its ticket in the bug tracker to receive notifications when the devs need help testing a fix.
wolf's user avatar
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can I add a signature to mail in Elementary OS?

You can select Accounts/Edit account (crayon icon) at the bottom of the dialog. There is a checkbox to set a signature and a textbox to type your signature in:
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How can I clear the cached settings for Mail?

Well, you can see the content in the Pantheon Mail folder with: ls .local/share/pantheon-mail/ You going to see a folder with the names of your e-mail accounts, something like [email protected], ...
Luis Medina's user avatar
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How to get new Geary 0.11 ? Will Freya get the update?

There isn't much info on this yet but I saw where Geary was being downloaded from when I removed and tried updating from the new PPA. Decided to try this and it worked. I was able to install the ...
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Connect more accounts to e-mail client

Yes there is, you can setup multiple mail accounts in Pantheon Mail. Menu / Accounts (or Ctrl+m) and with + you can add a new account.
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Geary Spelling Checker for Foreign Language

There is no way to change the spell checker language on Geary 0.10 (or 0.11). But that should be available in Geary 0.12 when released. https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=720335
argy's user avatar
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Is there an address book for Geary

I agree this would a be a must-have feature for elementary OS, but in the meantime I use Evolution app to manage my email and it has a built-in feature to manage addresses books (due to gnome-contacts,...
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Delete individual emails in a thread

Nope, there is no built-in way to do this. I've requested it as a feature here, where I suggest you subscribe as well, in case devs want feedback. If you'd like to request the feature more prominently,...
wolf's user avatar
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How to remove account from geary

Just tried this with the latest Geary, and you have to in effect remove two directories for it to work: rm -rf ~/.local/share/geary/<account_name> and rm -rf ~/.config/geary/<account_name&...
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"The type name `Granite.Widgets.Avatar' could not be found" error building pantheon-mail

You're trying to build pantheon-mail with dependencies on libgranite over Freya 0.3. This library version don't support "Granite.Widgets.Avatar", which it's incluided in libgranite for 0.4. You must ...
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Is it possible to manage spam/junk messages with Geary?

Geary doesn't offer this feature, but both Yahoo and Zoho provide spam filtering on the server side. If these filters aren't catching everything, you can "train" them by dragging spam messages into ...
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Geary crashing when looking through emails

I found a temporary reprieve from this issue by disabling the 'Always show remote images' option in Reading preferences, it was driving me nuts!! Hope that helps.
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Geary - can't access my outlook.de account *Connection Error*

Try setting it up with Service:Other (I believe it is), then configure the mail settings manually. I had to do this to get Gmail working on it. Under Incoming:: Make sure IMAP is selected. Enter “...
pretz's user avatar
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Stop Geary automatic download images

This feature was implemented in the version of Mail that ships with Loki. The solution is to upgrade to the latest release of elementary OS
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Change (or disable) spell checker language in Pantheon Mail

In short, there should be. Elementary's Mail is based on Geary, which added support for changing spell check dictionaries in June 2016. The feature does not appear to have been ported to the ...
wolf's user avatar
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Mail (Geary): doesn't remember password, can't delete emails and can't start it with "--hidden"

You may need to enable "less secure" apps in your Gmail settings. See this answer and Google Accounts Help for more details. I wouldn't be surprised if a future elementary OS release added Google ...
Ryan DeBeasi's user avatar
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Default email stretches across the screen

Typing dconf reset -f /org/pantheon/mail/ into a terminal worked.
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How to embed image in elementary OS Loki Mail email compose?

Unfortunately, embedded images are not a feature of Pantheon Mail (formerly Geary). You can follow the wishlist request in the bug tracker here or post a bounty to encourage a developer to write the ...
wolf's user avatar
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How to send emails with GPG signing through Pantheon-mail

There is no PGP/GPG support for now, but a feature request already has been filed, you can mark that it affects you as well: https://bugs.launchpad.net/pantheon-mail/+bug/1517988 You might want to ...
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2 votes

Email client Gmail

I ran into a similar issue. I think you are experiencing two problems simultaneously. The first problem relates to Mail not meeting Google's standards for security. The only way I've found to get ...
pretz's user avatar
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Email client doesn't work in elementary OS

There are a couple things you need to do in order to get gmail working in Mail. Check here for the solution
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Gmail 2 factor does not work

You can generate a one-time app password within your Google account settings and keep using 2fa for all other accesses. See: https://myaccount.google.com/apppasswords
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Can Mail manage contacts?

Nope. It can auto complete when filling in known addresses though. I can't, however tell you exactly how that works, though I believe it uses the evolution backend.
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Contacts list in Pantheon-mail

You can find pantheon-mail's data in ~/.local/share/pantheon-mail/. Inside this folder you'll find a folder for each email account. Inside each account folder you'l find an attachements folder, a ...
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Geary: mail - Broken Theme and icons

You're right, it does look pretty bad. This appears to be some quirk when using the elementary icon theme with Geary. It's possible to set the GTK_THEME to the Adwaita icon theme which looks much ...
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Will the mail client elementary OS 6 include contact syncing?

It appears that contact syncing has not been written into the current, stable version of pantheon-mail for elementaryOS 6.0. I guess I'll be waiting for 7.0...
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