E-Mail Filter to auto move existing messages?

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E-Mail Filter to auto move existing messages?

Postby jhsdurham » Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:32 pm

Hi,

I tried a few searches of the forums for "mail script", "email filter" and so on but could not find this discussed somewhere.

Has anyone made any script/feature to move messages that have already come in, to a chosen sub folder? Many of our users have just let stuff pile up in their inbox. When it gets to the thousands, it is noticeably slower for them to move through their inbox, search, etc. I want help them get rid of things, or move things to sub folders. But if they have many messages already they need a good tool to push those messages out based on specific terms.

I believe, correct me if wrong, the filters they can set in Settings only apply for new inbound mail. So this is to deal with messages already here. Thoughts anyone?
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Re: E-Mail Filter to auto move existing messages?

Postby mschering » Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:37 am

The filters indeed only apply to new mail.

At the moment there's no other way then to do it manual.

But if you're interested we could develop this for you. If you do please contact us directly.
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