[MlMt] Suggested way to quickly find all messages to and from given email adress?

Eric Sharakan esharakan at gmail.com
Mon Jul 15 00:56:27 EDT 2019

On 14 Jul 2019, at 13:53, Carl Wernhoff wrote:

> This is a very typical and common task for me. In order to take som 
> action, I need to see all meassages, in and out, involving a specific 
> email address or (also common) a specific domain.
> I haven't so far found a quick and easy way to do this.
> There is no search modifier for "correspondent" - using modifiers 
> would lead to the cumbersome "t a at b.com OR f a at b.com". A modifier "c" 
> or similar, meaning "any address", would solve the problem. As far as 
> I have understood, there is no way for the user to customize the 
> default (and quiet few) search modifiers.

What about the 'a' modifier, for "Any address header" as listed in the 
search syntax documentation?


> I'm coming from Thunderbird, where I used the quick filter for this 
> and similar tasks all the time: entering the email address or the 
> domain, activating buttons "Sender" and "Recipients" - done.
> Any suggestions? Any way to set up something that would helpt me?
> (Note: for the mailbox I use the most, I have always bcc-ed myself. So 
> both received and sent messages will be in that folder.)
> Thanks,
> Carl

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