[bct] Re: Multiple threads , same subject

  • From: Merrill Louise <merrill.louise@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 22 Jan 2006 14:19:24 -0500

I'm using gmail which is supposed to group by conversation---I like
it--but I get duplicates, too. Merrill

On 1/22/06, Debbie Gillespie <dgillespie@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> MessageHi Neal:
> I am using outlook express and I do have the Group Messages by Conversation
> checked.  What happens though is I have several threads of messages with the
> same subject line.  AS I mentioned earlier, (well, maybe I didn't <grin>)
> not all mailing lists have this problem.  Freelists seems to be the one that
> does the most.
> thanks very much for your suggestions.
>   ----- Original Message -----
>   From: Neal Ewers
>   To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>   Sent: Saturday, January 21, 2006 1:33 PM
>   Subject: [bct] Re: Multiple threads , same subject
>   Debbie, if you are using Outlook, I'm not sure about Outlook Express, you
> can have your messages read by conversation topic.  In outlook, go to the
> view menu, arrow right and read down the list until you get to messages read
> by conversation topic.  Press enter.  Now, all the messages with exactly the
> same subject will be read to you at one time.  You simply right arrow to
> open the list of messages in that topic and arrow through the messages until
> you find one you need.  If you want to delete the entire thread, simply
> place your cursor on the root of the thread and press Delete.
>   If you're not using Outlook or Outlook Express, I don't think there is a
> way.  On the other hand, does this list have an archive folder some place on
> the web?  I haven't heard that it does, but if it does, that might also be a
> way.
>   Neal
>     -----Original Message-----
>     From: blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Debbie Gillespie
>     Sent: Saturday, January 21, 2006 12:26 PM
>     To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>     Subject: [bct] Multiple threads , same subject
>     Hello all:
>     If this question has been asked before I apologize.  Is there a way I
> can have all of the messages related to a subject in one thread?  It makes
> managing mail somewhat cumbersome.  This only seems to happen with some
> mailing lists and not others.
>     Thanks for any ideas.

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