Boring post alert, but any advice appreciated.
I use Mac’s Mail program, the one bundled in with OSX. It has never wowed me with its ease of use and filing, but in recent weeks, with several projects simultaneously on the go, I was wondering what on earth I have done to screw up assigning rules to messages.
I need a message from Joe Bloggs to go into the ‘Bloggs’ folder, ‘On My Mac’. Or I might need a message from Josephine Bloggs to go into the “Jo Bloggs’ folder.
I’ve set up the rules that should allow this to happen. Either one of two things will actually happen.
I will get a notification that mail from Joe Bloggs can’t be transferred to the ‘Bloggs’ folder, because that folder doesn’t exist (although it does, I have to then waste precious milliseconds of my life manually dragging Joe Blogg’s latest missive into it)
Or it will file some of Josephine Blogg’s messages into the allocated mailbox, and not others. This seems to defeat the purpose of organising things neatly so Zoom meetings are not unduly delayed whilst I scrabble around my inbox looking for the message Josephine or » Continue Reading.