A helpful response even if about a very unhelpful programme! Surely outlook
should be customisable to do things "my way" - I would prefer to get rid of
the standard inbox altogether and use just the imap one. How many years of
evolution and Micrososoft still think THEY know best how WE want to work.
This should be a very simple
cofiguration job in well written programme
"Brian Tillman" wrote:
> ejjohnson wrote:
> > I would really like to see the New Mail Desktop Alert when I receive
> > a new email message, but that only works when new mail arrives in my
> > default inbox. My current default inbox is in my personal folders. I
> > don't use that inbox. I use my imap inbox for incoming messages. Can
> > I make my imap inbox my default inbox? If not, is there a workaround?
> There is no way to have IMAP folders be your default folders. You should be
> able to create a rule whose sole function is to display a new mail alert
> when a message is received in the IMAP Inbox.
> Brian Tillman