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Thunderbird filters, make log pop up OR tab appear for added to mailbox?

I have several filters set up for incoming email, and yes I do know I can manually look at the Filter Log to see what was filtered. But I want something more automatic and more in-my-face. Either... ...
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Thunderbird message filter to delete certain recipients from received emails

I receive emails forwarded to me by an external exchange server. The server forwards mails for an old email address to a new email address. The way this is done leaves me with an email, that contains ...
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Where does Thunderbird store 'right-click' filters?

Context: Thunderbird 26 beta, Windows 7 One of the nice things about Thunderbird (and for me, one of the most intensely irritating) is the ability to create filters by right-clicking the sender's ...
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filter thunderbird email by attachment type

I'm getting malware sent to me as .zip attachments that are zipped up exe files. I want to setup message filters to catch them but I can't seem to find a way to do that. I tried setting up a customize ...
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Right click set rule context menu in Thunderbird

I can't seem to find an add-on or setting for this and it's not provided by default like it is in Outlook 2010. Is there any way I can get this functionality? It's extremely useful as I create a lot ...
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How can I get Thunderbird to automatically move messages?

I have Thunderbird 15. I'd like to automatically move messages from one folder to another. My mail account is an IMAP account. My Blackberry is also connected to the account and when it sends mail, ...
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How do I create an email filter with complex logic?

I subscribe to a Yahoo Group that sends out hundreds of messages a day (or dozens of "digests"). Of these, I want to read about 3 messages. So, I have some criteria to filter out the cruft, but ...
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How can I add an exception to a Thunderbird filter?

In Outlook, I can have a rule that says something like: If Subject = "ABC" Move message to folder "XYZ" Except if my name is in the To: or CC: box I get a ton of automated emails that are sent to a ...
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How can I prevent Thunderbird from displaying new mail notifications for messages that were moved from the inbox via a filter?

I have a ton of filters which move various messages based on their subjects to different folders. I don't need to know about these in real-time. However there are a small number of important ...
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How to recreate Windows Live Mail filter rules in Thunderbird?

I have some filters in Windows Live Mail that I'm trying to port to thunderbird without success. It seems Thunderbird filter is very limited. Here is an ex of a filter i'm trying to recreate: Apply ...
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Thunderbird: filters don't match links

I use filters to remove some undesirable messages (in addition to the intergrated spam filter). This is great to avoid tons of boring people who want to sell me tons of boring stuff. My problem is, ...
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Filtering emails based on Sender, Subject and Body

I am using Thunderbird 9 and I have a problem I cannot solve in a "nice" way. My input is a series of emails I received regularly and I want to filter at two levels. First, if the email is from a ...
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How to get Thunderbird to archive messages automatically

I want Thunderbird 3.1.1 to automatically move old messages to archive. The definition of "old" should vary by folder. E.g., messages in the "Meeting minutes" folder should get archived after 7 days, ...
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Is it possible to script ThunderBird filters

Is it possible to write your own filters for Thunderbird, I don't care what language is used. I want to be able to do a full analysis of the email (headers and text) and take certain actions based on ...
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Problems with custom headers for Thunderbird message filters

In Thunderbird 3, I have a couple of message filters set up with Reply-To as the header to filter on. They don't seem to work at all when filtering on the individual message (and I can't see anything ...
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Filter HTML messages by content

I would like to filter the messages that contain some HTML content. I have tried to create a filter such as: body contains ViewSettings.jspa?name=marius.botis">Marius Botis I copied&pasted the ...
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How can I copy my Gmail filters to my local email client?

I user Thunderbird on my Mac while I'm at work and when I'm home I use Outlook 2007 on my PC. Is there a way I can copy my Gmail filters into either client in one fell swoop?
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Removing duplicate emails in Thunderbird

I need to stop the duplicate mail (which is already in my mail box) in Thunderbird or any mail box. Are there any filters for this?