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Old 07-05-2013, 09:03 AM   #1
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how to setup tbird that the mails reside on the server ?

how to setup tbird that the mails reside on the server ?

run opensuse 12.3
with tbird 17.06

i have a google-account,

the settings are with imap

port 993

well - why does tbird fetch the mails from the account.
i want that tbird leaves them on the server!?

how can this be done!?

love to hear from you

Old 07-05-2013, 10:10 AM   #2
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In your account setup, go to the server settings. There is a box you can uncheck in order to allow mail to remain on the server. Thunderbird will still download a copy of emails to your local folder, but will not delete emails from the server.


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