[kdepim-users] IMAP filtering only works on manual filtering

Thomas Olsen thomas at tanghus.net
Mon Oct 24 23:32:24 BST 2011

On Monday 24 October 2011 17:53 John Aldrich wrote:
> On Mon October 24 2011, Ingo Klöcker wrote:
> > > They arrive in the inbox. The problem is to get them out of there
> > > ;-)
> > > 
> > > I filter all mailing list mails to different folders and it mostly
> > > works. eg. this message was filtered correctly and moved to my
> > > kdepim-users folder. Others just stay in the inbox until I trigger
> > > the filters manually.
> > 
> > Do you see any pattern? How many messages get filtered correctly and how
> > many don't? Did you have a look at the filter log (under Tools)?
> Interesting. I have the exact *opposite* problem, or at least I used to. I
> know that in the filter rules, there is an "advanced" tab for each separate
> filter. If, somehow, the system got set up to default to "from all but
> online IMAP accounts" that might explain the observed behavior. The OP
> should check their filter rules and verify that the "radio button" is not
> set to "from all but online IMAP accounts."

I've checked "From checked accounts only" (radio button which de-selects "from 
all but online IMAP accounts") and selected the IMAP server to filter from.

> I apologize if this has already been covered, I haven't been following this
> thread closely.

No worries :-)

Med venlig hilsen / Best Regards

Thomas Olsen
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