[MlMt] "moveToMailbox:" keybinding and mailbox UUID

Sherif Soliman sherif at ssoliman.com
Wed Nov 25 01:43:17 EST 2015

On 24 Nov 2015, at 21:21, Sherif Soliman wrote:

> Hi all,
> I'm trying to create a keybinding in my custom keybindings file that 
> will move a message to a specific folder.
> The details for the "moveToMailbox:" action is here:
> http://manual.mailmate-app.com/key_binding_selectors
> I can't get it to work if I provide the mailbox name. e.g., if the 
> mailbox is called "Work", this line in the keybinding file doesn't 
> work:
>  "p" = ( "moveToMailbox:", "Work" );
> The page from the manual says that the optional argument is the 
> mailbox UUID, but I'm not sure how to obtain that.
> Any ideas?

I should have done a bit more research before asking the list.

The way to find the path one needs to add before the name of the folder 
is explained here:


which I found via



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