Using Email Filters

5.8.7. Applying a rule to existing emails

You can filter existing emails later by applying a rule to an email folder.

Note: Depending on the email server, this function might not be available.

How to apply a rule to existing emails:

  1. Click the Settings icon in the menu bar. Click on All settings.

    The Settings window opens.

  2. Click on Mail in the left pane. Click on Filter rules.

  3. Click on Apply next to the rule. Select the folder containing the emails to which the rule should be applied.

    Note: Some actions can not be executed if applying a rule to existing emails.


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