[MlMt] Using Rules to trim a Smart mailbox

Kai Gro├čjohann kai.grossjohann at gmail.com
Sat Feb 28 16:01:28 EST 2015


Send a response for yourself, then use the excellent search facilities 
to refer back to the original message, then act on the original message. 
  The response to yourself can be deleted after that; it only existed so 
that something unread would show up in this thread in your inbox.

Did that clarify?

I have been wanting to use this functionality for decades, but somehow I 
never could get myself to be disciplined about it :-/  It will be 
interesting to hear how it works out for you.

Kai


On 28 Feb 2015, at 21:36, Bart Lipman wrote:

> I'm not sure I see the idea.  It would be to forward the emails to 
> myself on that date?  Or to write the responses earlier and send them 
> on the date?  The latter wouldn't work for me -- often the waiting for 
> a certain date is because that's when I'll have information I need.  
> But the former might -- I'll have to think about that.  Or do you have 
> something else in mind?
>
> Bart
>
>
> On 28 Feb 2015, at 14:34, Kai Gro├čjohann wrote:
>
>> On 28 Feb 2015, at 16:40, Bart Lipman wrote:
>>
>>> The idea:  Periodically, I have a slew of emails that I'll need to 
>>> deal with at some specific future date.
>>
>> Totally different idea: sent a response to yourself later.  In your 
>> email compose window, you can select the "Send Later" header:
>>
>> ![](cid:0680FFD6-32FB-465B-8132-CF7C712FE811 at gmail.com 
>> "PastedImage.png")
>>
>> What do you think?
>>
>> Kai
>>
>>
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