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Automatic e-mail/text message when a calculation has finished?

Sometimes Mathematica takes quite a while to finish calculations and it would be convenient to be able to move away from the computer while it is working. I was wondering if there is any "clever" hack ...
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Programmatically retrieving e-mails from a remote server

Mathematica has a function for sending mail (SendMail) and can import the MBOX format. But what I'd like to do is ...
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Configuring Mathematica to send email from a notebook

I can't get my email settings set properly such that I can use SendMail[] to email directly from Mathematica. I have opened "Preferences", clicked on the tab ...
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Encrypt the password used for SendMail

I want Mathematica to send me an email when the computation is finished. To that end, I have a cell with SendMail[...] which I place behind my computation in the evaluation queue. The problem I have ...
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Convert quoted printable aka PrintableASCII characters to UTF-8

I have several .eml email files to import. Some of them were saved as quoted-printable 7-bit encoded. I skipped through the Mathematica documentation and found ...
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Using SendMail with new Google Security Rules

Normally, to send mail by Mathematica, I use something like this: ...
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How can I monitor and detect when a website has changed?

I'd like to detect when a website has changed, in particular when new products are announced on a site that doesn't change to often. Here's the code I wrote but I don't think it is perfect. Also the ...
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SendMail fails to send zipped folder

I have run into a problem sending mail from within Mathematica. I can send attachments of most file types: .jpg, .nb, .xls, etc. I have run into a problem trying to send a zipped folder. I have looked ...
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E-mail and password [duplicate]

I've just learned Mathematica can send e-mails using external servers: this is great... ! Now, using this link, I've set this up using my Gmail account. But is it possible to incorporate somewhere my ...