[kdepim-users] Identities in Kmail

Anne Wilson cannewilson at googlemail.com
Mon Sep 15 17:39:59 BST 2008

On Monday 15 September 2008 10:57:09 Stan Goodman wrote:
> I am using Kmail v3.57 in openSuSE v10.3.
> I have defined four identities for outgoing messages, a Default for the
> great majority of messages, and three for specific small groups of To
> addresses that I wish to bear variant signatures and return addresses.
> In order to accomplish this, I have set three filters, typically as
> follows:
> Under "filter Criteria" is a list of "To contains" addresses ("Match any"
> is checked),
> Under "Filter Actions", "Set identity to" is set to the name of the
> desired identy.
> On the Advanced page, "Apply this filter to sent messages" is checked.
> This does not do what I expected, and the message nevertheless goes out
> with the Default identity; without any change by the filter. What, if
> anything, do I have to do to choose these variant identities for those
> outgoing messages? If this is impossible, I am at a loss to understand
> what is the purpose of having more than one identity.

Stan, I've never tried to do that using filters so I honestly don't know 
whether it's possible.  On my system I have separate folders for such 
criteria as needing a particular identity.  Then it's easy, using the 
folder's context menu

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