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Moving multiple emails to the same folder

  1. #1


    Rick Guest

    Moving multiple emails to the same folder

    I would like to move multiple emails to a folder but unlike Yahoo and GMail I
    do not see a box to check the emails off. Is it possible to move multiple
    emails to the same folder at the same time or do I need to move each email
    individually?

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  2. #2


    Ron Sommer Guest

    Re: Moving multiple emails to the same folder

    You can move any highlighted messages. Ctrl + left click.
    --
    Ron Sommer
    MS MVP- Windows Live Mail

    "Rick" <Rick@newsgroup> wrote in message
    news:CD93C53C-536D-4182-9143-90C737B6AD8E@newsgroup

    > I would like to move multiple emails to a folder but unlike Yahoo and
    > GMail I
    > do not see a box to check the emails off. Is it possible to move multiple
    > emails to the same folder at the same time or do I need to move each email
    > individually?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Rick Guest

    Re: Moving multiple emails to the same folder

    Thanks Ron but can I move 5 emails at the same time. Ctrl + left click will
    only let me move the emails individually and not all at once correct?

    "Ron Sommer" wrote:

    > You can move any highlighted messages. Ctrl + left click.
    > --
    > Ron Sommer
    > MS MVP- Windows Live Mail
    >
    > "Rick" <Rick@newsgroup> wrote in message
    > news:CD93C53C-536D-4182-9143-90C737B6AD8E@newsgroup

    > > I would like to move multiple emails to a folder but unlike Yahoo and
    > > GMail I
    > > do not see a box to check the emails off. Is it possible to move multiple
    > > emails to the same folder at the same time or do I need to move each email
    > > individually?
    >
    > .
    >

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  4. #4


    Michael Santovec Guest

    Re: Moving multiple emails to the same folder

    The standard way to select multiple objects in Windows is do one or more
    of the following:
    - Use menu item Edit, Select All (or Ctrl-A) to select all objects
    - Left click the first object in a range, then hold the Shift key while
    left clicking the last object in a range to select the entire range
    - Hold the Ctrl key while left clicking an object to add or remove it
    from the selected items (this is a select toggle)



    --

    Mike - http://TechHelp.Santovec.us



    "Rick" <Rick@newsgroup> wrote in message
    news:7AA44D97-449D-447D-A712-FA390D4D77D2@newsgroup

    > Thanks Ron but can I move 5 emails at the same time. Ctrl + left click
    > will
    > only let me move the emails individually and not all at once correct?
    >
    > "Ron Sommer" wrote:
    >

    >> You can move any highlighted messages. Ctrl + left click.
    >> --
    >> Ron Sommer
    >> MS MVP- Windows Live Mail
    >>
    >> "Rick" <Rick@newsgroup> wrote in message
    >> news:CD93C53C-536D-4182-9143-90C737B6AD8E@newsgroup

    >> > I would like to move multiple emails to a folder but unlike Yahoo
    >> > and
    >> > GMail I
    >> > do not see a box to check the emails off. Is it possible to move
    >> > multiple
    >> > emails to the same folder at the same time or do I need to move
    >> > each email
    >> > individually?
    >>
    >> .
    >>

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5


    ...winston Guest

    Re: Moving multiple emails to the same folder

    Are you comparing the Yahoo and Gmail web interface options with Windows Live Mail or Windows Live Hotmail ?

    --
    ...winston
    ms-mvp mail

    "Rick" <Rick@newsgroup> wrote in message news:CD93C53C-536D-4182-9143-90C737B6AD8E@newsgroup

    > I would like to move multiple emails to a folder but unlike Yahoo and GMail I
    > do not see a box to check the emails off. Is it possible to move multiple
    > emails to the same folder at the same time or do I need to move each email
    > individually?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  6. #6


    Ron Sommer Guest

    Re: Moving multiple emails to the same folder

    I said messages, not message.
    Using Ctrl lets the first message stay highlighted.
    Highlight one message, Shift + Home or Shift + End. This is handy if you
    sort and select a message in the middle of the list.
    --
    Ron Sommer
    MS MVP- Windows Live Mail

    "Rick" <Rick@newsgroup> wrote in message
    news:7AA44D97-449D-447D-A712-FA390D4D77D2@newsgroup

    > Thanks Ron but can I move 5 emails at the same time. Ctrl + left click
    > will
    > only let me move the emails individually and not all at once correct?
    >
    > "Ron Sommer" wrote:
    >

    >> You can move any highlighted messages. Ctrl + left click.
    >> --
    >> Ron Sommer
    >> MS MVP- Windows Live Mail
    >>
    >> "Rick" <Rick@newsgroup> wrote in message
    >> news:CD93C53C-536D-4182-9143-90C737B6AD8E@newsgroup

    >> > I would like to move multiple emails to a folder but unlike Yahoo and
    >> > GMail I
    >> > do not see a box to check the emails off. Is it possible to move
    >> > multiple
    >> > emails to the same folder at the same time or do I need to move each
    >> > email
    >> > individually?
    >>
    >> .
    >>

      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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