Gmail - Outlook 2016

Hi Guys,

I've configured my Outlook 2016 client with my Gmail account. I'm having 2 problems.

1. I'm getting duplicate tasks appearing in the tasks in Outlook, when I put in the fix for this it makes my tasks disappear altogether (Fix = https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/microsoft-office/prevent-outlook-with-gmail-imap-from-showing-duplicate-tasks-in-the-to-do-bar/)

2. When I search for an email it comes up 6 times!

Help please :(
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Christ HaroldSoftware EngineerCommented:
Dear Author,
There are multiple reasons for the duplicate emails in Outlook. Some of them are mentioned here
  1. Leave Copy of mail on server option is enabled in Outlook
  2. Synchronization of Outlook with multiple other devices such as Mobile Phones, PDA etc.
Leave message on server
Solution to Remove Duplicate emails from Outlook
  1. Disable Leave Copy on server option
  2. Outlook Clean Up Tool is the other one that can usr
I personally suggest you to go to this blog as it contains good information which worth for you. It describes complete steps to remove duplicates emails from Outlook 2016.
https://msoutlookworld.blogspot.com/2016/06/how-to-remove-duplicate-emails-in-outlook.html
Apart from there are multiple solutions are available in the online market. You can also go with Revove PST Duplicate Remover Software for quick results. But I advise you to go with the manual solution first. If it fails then only you can opt for the third-party solution.

I hope this will help you.
Thanks & Regards
Christ Harold
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