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Thread: How do you delete an email address from your iphone thats not in your contacts

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    Default How do you delete an email address from your iphone thats not in your contacts
    How do you delete an email address from your iphone thats not in your contacts. I want to get rid of all these emails i have but its no way to i only know how to delete an email if its in your contact.

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    What? Are you saying you have emails and you don't know how to delete them? First you talk about email address and then emails. Which one?
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    Lets say i email you it automatically saves on the phone. I wanna know how to delete some of those email addresses that saved by there self.

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    Covering some tracks are we?

    You have to go to settings>general>Reset>Reset keyboard dictionary

    Hope this helps
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    Lol. You didn't make it clear you just want to delete the auto fill that shows up when you start typing. That's what you had to say.
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    That did not solve the problem... Im bout to just call apple & ask them.

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    You see how when i press the letter K That email address shows up even tho its not saved to a contact but it was saved in my phone because i emailed it once? I want to know how to delete emails like that.

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    Yeah I already knew what you were talking about when you clarified it. I would assume you'd have to SSH into the phone and go to the MobileEmail part and see if theres a folder in there called cache or something.

    What you are referring to his email cache. I wish I had my iPhone dude. I'm getting a new one in like 2 days, I could have tried to help you out.

    If you can SSH into your phone go to application/mobileemail/and look around in those folders for a cache folder
    Last edited by gQstatus05; 01-13-2009 at 03:26 PM.
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    thanks alot im going to do it when i get home

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    bossprefs has an add on to clear this.
    If I helped you dont be afraid to click thanks

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    Thanks everyone for the help!! I Did it lol .. I pressed the thanks button for every one in this thread.

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    Can you post the solution on how you got it to work. It could help other people out who are wondering the same thing. Thanks
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    Quote Originally Posted by gQstatus05 View Post
    Can you post the solution on how you got it to work. It could help other people out who are wondering the same thing. Thanks
    There is a bossprefs toggle you can add that clears the history for it. I mentioned it up there, now sure if yo usaw or not.
    If I helped you dont be afraid to click thanks

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    I used the BossPrefs and it cleared all the emails.

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    Where in Boss Prefs? add ABRecentCleanup in Cydia
    Last edited by vicsiphone; 02-20-2009 at 08:07 AM.

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    Hi all, for those of us newbies, please post details on how to obtain AND install the BossPrefs app ... as well as the JailBreak (jailbroken) tool!

    For example:
    http://www.ismashphone.com/2008/09/boss-prefs-take.html

    Thanks in advance!

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    Smile deleting email addresses
    What is BOSSPREFS and where do you find them? I have SO many email addresses that are not used any longer and I want to delete them. Please tell me how to get to this bosspref and what it is/does.
    Thanks.

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    SBsettings has really taken the place of Boss Perfs, it's available in Cydia if your jailbroken.

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