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Is it possible in Thunderbird to move a thread from the Inbox to another folder - say folder ToDo - and then have replies for that thread be moved automatically in the ToDo folder?

I'm interested in a solution which works without manual intervention for each new thread - so no filter per discussion thread. It does not have to be applied instantly as new message arrive - a delay of 1-2 minutes is fine, and it does not have to work for all folders - if I can get Inbox and ToDo to sync like this it's fine.

Using Mozilla Thunderbird 3.0 Beta 4.

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It is now available with Thunderbird 3, in Copies and Folders/Place replies in the folder of the message being replied to:


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The Thunderbird Conversations extension is probably as close as you're going to get.

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Thanks for the answer. It's interesting, but I'm really looking for the 'sticky folders' option, as the others are more or less there in 3.0 final. – Robert Munteanu Jan 19 '10 at 22:02

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