[Users] dealing with *too* many folders

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Sat Dec 7 02:21:11 CET 2013

> Okay, this may be obvious, but I haven't found a solution.
> I have lots and lots of mail folders (with lots of mail
> in them). When I go to file a message into one of the
> folders (control-O), I have to scroll through a list
> of _every_ folder, since the list, by default shows
> all the folders, subfolders, and sub-sub-folders.
> In the "normal" folder display, most of those folders
> are closed; I'd like it if the same open/closed
> status was applied when filing a message.
> Any ideas, or does this need to be a "feature request"?

I can type the first letter into that dialogue text box and it will
jump to that folder

Or first two letters if the first letter is the same on several folders.

Mostly my sorting into folders is done by filters, it's only the odd
unfiltered message I need to manually move.


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