LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 05-01-2005, 10:55 PM   #1
shazam75
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2004
Location: Australia, Brisbane
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 296

Rep: Reputation: 30
Kmail and auto complete of email address in the TO field


Hi

Hoping someone can tell me how do I remove old email entries from the auto complete feature - you see when I try and enter an email address in the TO field, it will bring up a number of choises that start with that particular letter eg r then it will bring up rod@so and so, but rod has changed email address and it still brings up the old email address in the auto completion choice field as well as the new one.


Thanks for your help

Shelton.
 
Old 05-02-2005, 12:04 AM   #2
kencaz
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2005
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Distribution: Mandriva Slackware FreeBSD
Posts: 1,468

Rep: Reputation: 47
Open your kmailrc in a text editor. should be in your $HOME/.kde folder. Remember it's hidden.

~/.kde/share/config/kmailrc

Check under:

[General]
Recent
Addresses=

It may list the files your wanting to delete there. Remember to restart Kmail after.

KC
 
Old 05-02-2005, 12:50 AM   #3
shazam75
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2004
Location: Australia, Brisbane
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 296

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
Thanks

Thank you very much kencaz - much appreciated!


Regards
Shelton.
 
Old 08-14-2013, 12:17 PM   #4
Albrich
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2006
Posts: 8

Rep: Reputation: 4
Kmail auto complete from recent addresses

The KDE User Base Wiki suggests using Kmail Settings - Configure Kmail - Composer - Edit Recent Addresses
at http://userbase.kde.org/KMail/FAQs_Hints_and_Tips
This worked for me
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Icon in address field Kanon Linux - Networking 2 03-22-2005 12:42 AM
How do I setup an auto backup to an email address? glenn69 Linux - General 5 10-10-2004 06:26 AM
auto-completion - how does it work & can my script args auto-complete? BrianK Programming 1 06-11-2004 04:51 PM
why does clicking an email address in KMail load Evolution? swamiji Mandriva 2 01-29-2004 03:50 PM
Crontab email reports - changing the FROM field OllieGator Linux - Software 0 12-19-2003 11:24 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:38 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration