[Users] Strange things which test my patience

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Thu Feb 2 08:26:26 CET 2012

> 1) I have two email accounts in CM. A filter is set up to send
> everything in my second account to my main account. Sometimes it
> works,
> sometimes it doesn't. When it doesn't, I go to the second account
> to check the email that has arrived there. Then I go to my main
> mailbox. If I want to go back to my second account, the emails that
> should have been forwarded are lost, gone, forever. Nowhere, not in
> trash, nowhere.
> 2) Filtering behaviour can change overnight, without me touching the
> machine.
> I don't know if anyone else has found that checking mail in the
> un-primary account can lead to its deletion?
> Or whether filters just suddenly stop working, while you're asleep?

If you have multiple filters, like;

To xxxx -> Box A
Cc xxxx -> Box A

make sure the Cc xxxx doesn't have a To filter (or other criteria)
preceding it going to another box


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