[Users] Subtle Quick Search Issue

Charles Curley charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Mon May 2 01:00:14 CEST 2016

I found an interesting quirk in the quick search. I have incremental
searches enabled. So as I type into the quick search window, the list
of emails with the text narrows. So far so good.

Quick search also has a pull down menu of past quick search strings. I
had been thinking there was a bug because this menu never seemed to be

Here is the quirk. Normally with an incremental search I just type in
my string far enough to get a decent selection of messages. I just
found out that to preserve a search string for future selection in the
pull-down menu, I must hit the Enter key when I am satisfied that I want
to preserve it.

That might be worth documenting.

Also a typo in the on-line documentation:



Thank you.


The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers,
and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be
violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause,
supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the
place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
-- U.S. Const. Amendment IV

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