Rules specify automatic actions to be performed when a new item is created. For example when a new email arrives in an inbox in an email program such as Microsoft Outlook. Rules can also be used for similar purposes in other types of program.

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Is there a rule to join lines based on a rule notepad++

I have a notepad++ file containing tens of thousands of lines. Each entry in my import program must have each field separated by a delimiter. When bringing the information over into notepad++ I have ...
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Using Chrome to create AdBlock/UBlock rules

I want to learn how to use Chrome devtools to create my own custom adblocking rules according to Ublock/Adblock syntax. Now before I do that I need to figure out how Chrome's dev tools work. Observe ...
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Without using Greasemonkey is there a way to surf Pintrest without the annoying login/sign-up pop-ups with Adblock/Ublock?

I just want to browse Pintrest, not create yet another umpteenth account just so I can browse. Is there a rule to remove the modal pop-ups in Pintrest in Adblock/Ublock without resorting to scripts ...
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Outlook 2007 Rule or Search Folder to move/see all messages from anyone who's a member of a specified distribution list?

Not messages from the distribution list itself, but from anyone who's a member of the list? Specifically a server side list, not one I maintain in my own contacts. I'm currently starting an email to ...
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Outlook Ignores Rule and Email goes to Junk

I've created a rule so that e-mails from aaa@example.com would go to AAA folder. But anyhow sometimes one or two of these emails goes to Junk. What should I do in order to prevent these to go to ...
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How do I make email replies go to the same folder as the email from earlier in the same conversation?

Microsoft Outlook lets you set rules to sort incoming mail into the appropriate folder. Sometimes I get an email that the rules do not or can not sort, so I put it in the appropriate folder manually. ...
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Outlook rules for Compound Distribution lists

I have a rule setup in place to move emails to a specific folder when they are sent to one Distribution List I'm part of, lets call it @Managers. This was working fine until someone decided to include ...
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In Outlook 2013, how can I automatically change the sender based on the recipients?

I work for company abc.com who gives me one email address. We have a client xyz.com who gives me a second email address. I must only send emails to abc from abc. I must only send emails to xyz from ...
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Outlook “sent mail” rules - only 1 firing - RESOLVED

I am using Outlook 2013. For various reasons I use 3 separate accounts for email, one from outlook.com and 2 from gmail.com. However, I want the emails I compose for the outlook.com account to be ...
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Can I check for multiple file extensions in one rsync filter rules file per line?

I have a working rsync script, which recursively traverses our directory structure and loads one .publish file per directory. Each file contains a list of files to be publish. Publish means to copy ...
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Add Not condition in a mail rule using Outlook 2007

Background I get a lot of mails that have either of the following subjects: SUPPORT: ... SUPPORT: ... PROD Where ... is any number of project related indicators. What I would like I have a ...
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How can I type “Edit /etc/snort/snort.conf ” in Mac terminal?

Please help me with: Configuration: Copy the default configuration file from the package into the /etc/snort directory: cp ./etc/* /etc/snort/ Edit /etc/snort/snort.conf and make the ...
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Creating a Rule in outlook for time period

There seems to be a few posts on this but none of the answers seem to work for us. We're running outlook 2016. We're getting an incredible influx of spam hitting our inboxes. The thing is these ...
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In Outlook 2013, is it possible to create a rule that forwards mail WITH an added message?

I am trying to create rules to auto-distribute invoices to approvers based on a routing number in the subject line. I've figured out how to accomplish this part with no problem, but here's the rub - ...
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Filter on specific subject but only unique / first instance

I have an Outlook rule that is triggered by any incoming emails with the word "crisis" in the subject. The problem is that it is triggered by any corresponding replies in our ticketing system (...
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Outlook to find internal emails

How can I set up a rule to find emails sent internally. A particular message is internal ONLY if there are NO recipients in either the TO or CC fields that are outside of the company. This rule for ...
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Delete the email after it is moved to the folder (Outlook rule)

I have a rule that moves emails if it comes from a specific person. For instance, if an email arrives from rick@abc.com it moves the email to "Rick" folder. Now, Rick also sends me some routine ...
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Outlook 2013 rules- create a rule according to a text inside parentheses in the subject

I would like to create a rule which moves to another folder all the messages I recieve whom subjects starts with a certain string inside parentheses. For example: Subject : "[bird] this is important" ...
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Adding a rule with “specific header” in outlook 2015 mac

I am upgrading from outlook 2011 to 2015 on a mac, with el Capitan. There doesn't appear to be any way to move all of my rules, so I'm re-generating them. I only have 5-10, so it's not a big deal. ...
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MS outlook 2016 VBA - Application.ActiveExplorer.CurrentFolder - doesn't seem to be working (it did in OL2007)

I copied some specific VBA code a few years ago into outlook 2007. It runs my rules on the current folder I have selected. The company just upgraded to outlook 2016 (office 365) and although the VBA ...
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Is there any rule/way to automatically create folder on the basis of date in outlook?

Let me elaborate the title. Suppose today is 11-23-2015(EST Standards MM-DD-YYYY). First mail comes and then automatically a folder will be created with name 11-23-2015 and all mail will be stored in ...
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linux mint 17: udevd and borked desktop?

A recent installation/upgrade of development libraries seems to have badly affected the Cinnamon desktop. This message has strarted to appear in the logs: ~ $ dmesg | grep socket: [ 4.709220] ...
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Outlook rule for emails with recipients only in the BCC field

An outlook rule for incoming emails with the condition: "If the email recipients are not shown in the To nor in the CC field" Or "If the only field with recipients is the BCC field."
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IIS URL Rewrite subfolder WWW as root except others

I have inherited a folder structure where all the web files (static html) are inside WWW sub-folder, and the CSS, JS files are in the root folder. Server is IIS 7 with URL Rewrite module installed. ...
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Creating Outlook rule acting on sent email flagged for action

Is there a way to create an auto-rule in Outlook to save a copy of emails I sent out in a particular folder if I flag the email for action (my own action, not recipient's)? I can create rule for ...
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How to filter Outlook email using a Rule with a VBA script?

Certain things are not possible using the default e-mail rules like searching subjects or message bodies with wildcards. You can do multiple words but it's not the same if you need the words one ...
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Controlling USB device access per user on a Linux box

I want to write a udev rule that blocks access to USB storage. I want to add match options that can recognise the username and permit only some users to use USB storage. How can I find out which user(...
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Outlook alerts user when an email contains certain words before sending email

I would like to be alerted before I send an email if the email I am composing contains a certain phrase. Example: Hi (Client Name), I would like to be alerted if I forgot to change "(Client Name)". ...
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Windows 10: want to force a specific website to be opened only by one of two active internet connections

I have a PC with Windows 10 with two active wifi internet lines with two network adapters. one is wifi adapter and one is LAN adapter. I want to force all pages and files from a specific website (not ...
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Rules does not show mail as read

I have a rule that moves certain emails to a folder. I go into folder and read them but it does not change the mail icons to an open envelope. Any one know why it doesn't?
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How recover Outlook 2010 rules after changing from pop to imap?

I just changed my email from using pop to using imap. Per the advice from my ISP (which matches the advice here), I removed my pop account and then added an imap account. I now find that the mail-...
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How do I get notifications for specific folders?

I know that it's possible to make a rule so that you get a notification for all folders rather than just the inbox; however, I have rules that direct certain types of emails towards folders because I ...
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automatically move email from inbox to folder after certain time

I have over 50 rules which automatically move incoming email (in both gmail and hotmail) when they arrive into folders. But the problem I have found is now I have to go through each folder to see if ...
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Create Outlook rule which runs AFTER move mail to specific folder

is there some way how to create rule for Outlook(2013) which will run after move mail to specific folder? Motivation: I need to have rules which moves mail from specific address to specific folder ...
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Outlook 2010 Delay Sending Rule

I'm trying to figure out if I'm able to set up two rules for delaying the sending of messages from Outlook. We have one set up for some of our users that delays the sending by 2 minutes, if the mail ...
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Outlook rule that replies to an email in the body rather than the sender

I am wondering if it is possible to set up a rule in outlook that responds to an email in the body rather than replying to the actual sender. We receive emails through a website for people wanting to ...
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What are These Outbound Network Rules

I Have a few odd looking network outbound rules for my computer they are Name Group Application Package f5.vpn.client f5.vpn.client ...
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Flag email that you already replied to

I would like to highlights email in my inbox that I have read and already replied to. Is there a way to use rules for this? Thanks so much! Vince
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Outlook 2013 VBA rule random failures

My goal is no make Outlook delete all mail from a specified address keeping maximum 3 latest (it really helps with some daily subscriptions like coupons, etc.). I have lots of rules sorting mail into ...
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Move selected e-mail to rule-defined folder on demand in Outlook

I would like to configure Microsoft Outlook (2010 or newer) with a set of criteria and destination folders, such as "mail from person A has a destination of folder B". I would then like to press a ...
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How do I run a rule when I reply to a message?

I want Outlook 2011 to automatically add a category to messages I reply to, when I reply to them. Is this possible? I tried making a rule that runs on message replies, but I only saw these: And I ...
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Windows 8: want to force a specific website be opened only by one of two internet lines avialable

I have a PC with win 8 with two different available wifi internet lines available. I want to to force a specific website be opened only by only one of internet connection and other websites be opened ...
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Alert on sending email with Outlook 365

I've been asked to set up an alert whenever our staff try to send emails to a certain domain, and we're using Outlook 2013/365. I'm just wondering if anyone knows if this is possible and how to do it? ...
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Outlook Rules - Matching From

I have two outlook rules, essentially: Match From: outages.sev1@mycompany.com, Move to Folder called Sev1 Match From: outages.sev2@mycompany.com, Move to Folder called Sev2 Looks pretty ...
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Outlook 2013 rule or script to automatically set follow-up for the last day of the month?

Every month I receive an e-mail somewhere around the 15th. I would like to create a rule that automatically sets a follow-up reminder for the 30th of the month. I don't see any way to do that with any ...
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Outlook redirect rule ignoring exceptions

I've created an out rule as follows: Apply rule after message arrives Sent to 'My address' redirect to 'Redirect Address' and move it to 'new folder' except if from 'specific ...
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SEP firewall rule import via .xml ?

I've got a Windows Firewall rule defined like below table NameGroupProfileEnabledActionProgramLocal AddressRemote AddressProtocolLocal PortRemote PortAllowed Computers SpotifyRuleOutbound  &...
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Outlook: Rule for a specific email address in CC

I am using Outlook 2010 in my office. I have one business inbox and several shared inboxes. For my own inbox I use many rules. One of them applies gray text color on mails which are sent to me in CC. ...
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How to change the time when applying rules of outlook 2013

I'm looking for a way to change the time when applying my rules of outlook 2013. For example, i want to move mails to a folder when i change categorize of mail.But when i edit the rule, outlook ...
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Filter Outlook messages with blank Cc fields

I am trying to create a rule in Outlook that will filter any email that does not have anything filled out in the CC field. If this occurs, I want Outlook to send a customized message back to the ...