Re: changing eMail hosts
- Date: Thu, 28 Dec 2017 11:22:56 -0500
- From: Ed Mullen <ejEMOVER@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: changing eMail hosts
On 12/28/2017 at 11:05 AM, Disaster Master created this epitome of digital genius:
On 12/27/2017, 8:21:16 PM, T <ToddMargoChester@invalid.invalid> wrote:On 12/27/2017 09:40 AM, dillinger wrote:You realize that Thunderbirds local cache of IMAP messages is not a backup, it will happily delete all messages if you replace the server with a new (empty) server.Last time I did this, Thunderbird did update everything back to the server.No, it didn't, that would be impossible without user intervention. Your account was likely set up as a POP3 account, so the messages were stored locally, not on the server.
In his second post he said it was IMAP. -- Ed Mullen http://edmullen.net/I hate sex in the movies. The seat folded up, the drink spilled and that ice really chilled the mood.
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