Yes that does seem to be a bug. With view by conversation checked it makes
no sense and with view by conversation unchecked it seems worse. BTW, it
also looks like view by conversation doesn't always work right.
Thanks, Mike - Windows XP Pro SP2 WLM 12.0.1606.1023
"Baffin" <Baffin@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> With a large volume of mail, it's not much help to sort by person unless
> one can also sort by date.
> Can anyone get the Sent Items folder to sort by To and then Date?
> On my system, I can get the Inbox to sort by From and then Date by
> positioning the Date column immediately right of the From column
> and then sorting the From column, but that doesn't work in the
> Sent Items folder for To and Date. Weird, eh?
> Here are the steps to test it:
> Display the Sent Items folder. Make sure To and Date (or Sent) columns
> showing. Arrange the Date (or Sent) column immediately after the To
> Click on the header of the To column (this should cause the column to be
> sorted by 'To'). Find someone to whom you've sent many emails and examine
> whether the Date (or Sent) fields for that person are in date sequence.
> me, the dates aren't in sequence.
> However, as mentioned, if I display the Inbox and do the above with the
> From and Date columns, it works.
> Anyone else seeing this?
> Any ideas for how to sort the Sent Items folder by person then date?
> I'm running WLM 12.0.1606 on Vista Home Premium