Iâ€™m not sure why – I mustâ€™ve changed a setting somewhere – but recently whenever I click â€˜send an emailâ€™ in OS X it opens up a Chrome browser window and tries to send a new email through Gmail. I wanted to send email with the old fashioned OS X Mail app. I went searching […]
If your Gmail messages stop appearing in Apple Mail, or you can’t send emails, or you are getting an error message, here are some tricks to try.
Over the past couple of months our family has discovered a strange little problem. Our emails have been getting mixed up! My daughters have been sending emails, but the replies have been coming to me. I have been sending emails, and they have appeared as coming from my wife. And in the worst case, some […]
Today I discovered a whole pile of messages in my “On my Mac: Outbox” Â and no matter what I tried I couldn’t get them to send. Â I use gmail as my mail server. Â The emails looked like they wereÂ sending – there was no error message – but they didn’t actually send. They were still […]
So it turns out there can be a glitch with Mavericks and Gmail. When I installed Mavericks on my Macbook Pro, Â all my messages piled up into my outbox, but weren’t sent. It turned out that Mail wasn’t picking up my password properly from the System Preferences. Here’s how I got it going.
This article has been updated here:Â How to sync your Apple address book with Google contacts The method below is obsolete but I have left it here for reference in case you are running an older version of OS X.
To delete a person’s old email address, in Mail go to ‘Window’ menu and ‘Previous Recipients’.
Then click on the old email address and press the ‘Remove from List’ button.