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How to change the folder Outlook 2010 saves sent emails to? I want a custom one, because I want to use my account from two different clients - Outlook 2010 and Thunderbird.

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Is your Outlook running in Exchange mode or standalone? – CharlieRB Apr 10 '12 at 13:48
I am working with my company's Exchange server. – Michal Czardybon Apr 11 '12 at 6:14
@CharlieRB: He is using IMAP (he commented that on a deleted answer), so no Exchange Mode. – Tom Wijsman Apr 12 '12 at 13:58
On Thunderbird I use IMAP, on Outlook 2010 I can see "Connected to Microsoft Exchange" status. – Michal Czardybon Apr 13 '12 at 6:06
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Rules on outgoing messages always run client-side, never on the server, so you are looking at two separate solutions for the Outlook 2010 and Thunderbird clients.

You will need to create rules in both mail-clients that will forward a copy of all outgoing mail to the new Saved-Sent folder, which will probably also require a server-side rule to get these forwards to the right folder.

For Thunderbird, maybe the Send Filter add-on can help.
For outlook, Create a rule to file our outgoing emails might help.

(As I don't use Exchange or Outlook, I can't help with the details.)

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See How can I change my default inbox and sent folders in Outlook 2010?

You can also change the location per message. In a mail message on the ribbon, click Options -> Save Sent Items To -> Another folder

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I can't see any solution at this link. I do not want to change it for one email. I want to change the default. – Michal Czardybon Apr 16 '12 at 11:24
From the link: "In 2010: Go to File -> Account Settings -> Data Files tab. You can choose the default folder there." – shufler Apr 16 '12 at 17:00

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