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Old 06-05-2007, 10:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Angry Why must I keep getting confirmation emails in my inbox?

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Every time I send an email from my bb using my gmail account, I immediately get a delivery confirmation email... with my vzw account I don't get that. Verizon tech support is the pits, no doubt about it, and they know nothing. Can anyone help make this annoyance go away?
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Probably because you have read the Sticky Note at the top of this General Discussion Forum that tells you how to do away with the duplicate gmail!

EDIT: Here is the link... for some reason that thread is not Stickied anymore!
HOW-TO: Prevent G-mail "Sent Items" from being sent to your handheld.

Good luck.

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Old 06-06-2007, 08:50 AM   #3 (permalink)
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They're not confirmations. You're getting copies because gmail doesn't have a separate inbox and sent items. The mail you're sending is getting forwarded to your BB because it hits your gmail as a new message and you haven't set up a filter to exclude the forwarding of your own messages (i.e. it's a gmail issue).
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Or maybe it is delivery confirmations like he said. Go to your messages folder, go to options->email settings. Select your gmail account and see if "Confirm Delivery" is set to Yes. If it is, set it to no.

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Default 8830 sending delivery confirmations...

When I receive an email message sent with delivery confirmations set, a delivery confirmation is automatically sent by my device. Once I found this was happening, I went to the settings described above and set them to no for all email accounts. The settings are still set to no, but the device is still sending confirmations out. I don't want them sent out. I have tried setting them back to yes, saving, then setting them to no. I have tried pulling the battery out of the device. Verizon wants me to wipe out the device and start again but I am not sure if that will help.

Any other suggestions?

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If you are using Gmail with your BIS account, log into BIS and edit the email account to delete the AUTO BCC.
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