[kdepim-users] Only Check Inbox

Gandalf Lechner gandalf.lechner at univie.ac.at
Mon Feb 9 13:07:28 GMT 2009

Am Sonntag 08 Februar 2009 19:34:36 schrieb Ingo Klöcker:
> On Sunday 08 February 2009, Mario Fetka wrote:
> > How can i make kmail only check the inbox folder if my cached imap
> > account it takes 2 min to check all the 2000 folders.
> > and i am only getting mails in the inbox.
> You are aware that KMail not only checks for new mail, but that it also
> uploads any changes you made to those 2000 folders.
> I think the easiest solution would be the following:
> - Disable mail checking for your cached IMAP account.
> - Create a new cached IMAP account and enable "Show only locally
> subscribed folders". Then locally subscribe to the inbox folder of this
> account and enable checking for new mail for this account.
> Now use the second account for your inbox and the first account for the
> other 2000 folders.


my setup is similar to that of Mario. However, on the IMAP server all my 
folders have to be subfolders of the Inbox folder. Therefore my question: Is 
it possible to locally subscribe to a folder (Inbox), but not to its 
subfolders? If not, how could I configure kmail to check my Inbox only?

> Regards,
> Ingo

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