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Is it possible to get all emails in thunderbird even already read messages like how it works in MS Outlook? Right now it just gets new ones if I read emails using another client or using my phone they won't get fetched.

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Getting all messages in Thunderbird is the default.

Did you accidentily click on the buttton [Unread] above the mails? That would cause it to download all mail but only display the unread ones.

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Not really, I don't have any filters on :( –  javiervd May 30 '12 at 20:20
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Is the other client using pop3 without 'leave a copy of the mail on the server' ticked? –  Hennes Jun 1 '12 at 13:08
    
That was it thanks! :) –  javiervd Jun 2 '12 at 18:09

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