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Email addressing in Apple Mail

Posted on 2013-06-11
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I am using an iMac and using the Apple Mail client. However, when I send a message to someone (or myself) it shows the From address as "Apple" instead of my name or email address. Anyone know why this is happening and how I can fix it?

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Question by:karnac2020
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by:aadih
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What do you see in the name field in "Mail Preferences > Accounts > Account Information"?
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by:strung
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Pull down the Mail menu to Preferences.
Go to the Accounts tab.
Put your own name in the Full Name box and your e-mail address in the E-mail address box.
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In the preferences name field I have listed a (non) Apple name. I just use karnac2020.

I can't find any blank fields, or anything with "Apple" in it.

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Do you have more than one account?
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Yes, I have three accounts.
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Did you check the name fields in all three accounts?
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Yes I checked the name fields in all 3 accounts and they are all filled in properly.
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Thanks!
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