1.    13 Mar 2017 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2017
    Posts : 69
    Windows 10

    Mail not showing "send mail as" name for gmail accounts

    I use two gmail accounts and each has a "send mail as" name specified, meaning when I send an e-mail, the recipient will see the sender as being the name I specified, rather than just my e-mail address.

    When I send mail from gmail, this works, but when I send mail from gmail via Mail it always just shows the e-mail address, not the name.

    On the other hand, all hotmail accounts I use show the name fine.

    I checked in manage accounts->change mailbox sync settings and both accounts have "send your messages using this name" specified correctly, but the name still doesn't show.

    Anyone know how to fix this?
    Last edited by Alfred001; 13 Mar 2017 at 08:39.
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  2.    04 Apr 2017 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2017
    Posts : 69
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Want to give this one more shot, this is a real pain in the neck.
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