[Users] how to delete messages on server with IMAP?

Owen rcook at pcug.org.au
Sun Jan 26 20:31:01 CET 2014

> Hello,
> I figured out that the folders in my mailbox on the server do not
> replicate locally in the claws client unless I use IMAP.  So this is
> nice
> because it means I have my folders copied to my local claws client.
> but what I want to do is I want to keep all my mail in my local claws
> client, I want to delete it from the server.  How can I tell Claws to
> do
> this?  It does not let me change the protocol of the account settings
> from
> IMAP to POP3.

I don't have Claws with me at the moment, but try this.

1. Drag the selected messages in the IMAP section to your local Claws
mail folder

2. Select the messages you  wish to delete in you IMAP section, and
press "Delete"


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