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I'm moving from Eudora to Thunderbird... and I miss this feature: when new emails arrive, there are some rules that move them into a specific folder.

Is it possible, when it happens, to Thunderbird opens that folder inside a new tab?

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You can move message to specific folders with message filters. You can find the configuration for these in the Tools menu.

I don't believe you can get the folder opened in a tab, but the folder will be highlighted in the folder panel.

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Yes... Thunderbird inherits all the Eudora filters... but it misses my favourite feature: open folders in new tab after a new message incoming (due to message filtering) –  user266698 Oct 25 '13 at 9:29

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