Why does I receive the message I sent in gmail inbox?

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macrumors 6502
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May 1, 2007
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I tried to send an email using my iphone and macbook. But then the message I sent goes to the inbox in iPhone..... but they are in the sent folder in macbook..
 

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macrumors 6502
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May 1, 2007
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Sweet.. at first I thought IMAP is automatic setup..
Actually I just read gmail website, I need to choose "other" when i add the account. Thanks!!
 

scottuf

macrumors 6502
Feb 2, 2009
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NPB, FL
i am having this problem all of the sudden with both of my gmail accounts on my iphone. 3.0 3GS. so i deleted both accounts from the iphone and recreated them still happening. any mail i send from the iphone comes back as new mail in the inbox, but it is being sent. is this a gmail problem? i am setup as imap (confirmed by looking in the settings). help.
 

rorschach

macrumors 68020
Jul 27, 2003
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i am having this problem all of the sudden with both of my gmail accounts on my iphone. 3.0 3GS. so i deleted both accounts from the iphone and recreated them still happening. any mail i send from the iphone comes back as new mail in the inbox, but it is being sent. is this a gmail problem? i am setup as imap (confirmed by looking in the settings). help.
Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Always BCC Myself -- turn that off.

It's a global Mail setting so deleting and recreating the accounts wouldn't change it. Try that.
 

scottuf

macrumors 6502
Feb 2, 2009
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NPB, FL
Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Always BCC Myself -- turn that off.

It's a global Mail setting so deleting and recreating the accounts wouldn't change it. Try that.
thanks - that was it. it must've somehow turned on after i did a restore yesterday. :cool:
 
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