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Gmail gone wild

by Rapier / February 29, 2012 10:45 PM PST

I have 110k gmails, 60% full and growing. Is there any way/software/addon that can sort the my gmail so I can delete large chunks of unread mail at a time?

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Large chunks of unread emails?
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / March 2, 2012 5:28 AM PST
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Is that 110 Kb's of emails, or do you mean 110,000 emails? I do hope you don't mean the latter!

Set up a message rule. Move all Unread emails to the Delete folder.

Mark

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Large chunks of unread emails?
by Rapier / March 2, 2012 4:49 PM PST

110,000 emails

Aren't all emails initially unread? Gmail is such a pain. You search for something and you get 20 results. You delete all 20 and it asks you if you want to delete all the search results. Without being able to look at them. Duh.

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by MarkFlax Forum moderator / March 2, 2012 9:15 PM PST

Yes of course all emails are initially unread, so it begs the question why you have so many.

A message rule would send all of them to the delete folder for you, but remember to cancel that message rule when you have cleaned out the Inbox, otherwise any new unread emails received will be moved immediately to that folder.

I don't use GMail and I never use search in emails.

Mark

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