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Where has the "Move all email from" option gone?

Where has the "Move all email from" option gone? It is no longer available under the "Move to" drop-down menu. I used to be able to open an email message, choose "Move to", then choose "Move all email from", it would auto-fill the sender from the selected message, then I would select a folder, and it would sweep my inbox and move all emails from that sender to a folder. I no longer see that option. The "Sweep" option only gives an option to delete. Very frustrating!

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  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I have a lot of mails. I want to move them from the inbox. I can mark all the mails. But when I try to unmark one this mail is chosen instead and all the others are unmarked. Ok, so if I then move the ones that I want to keep in the inbox to a temporary folder and then mark all the mails in the inbox, I still can't move them by dragging and dropping or any other way. I simply can't move a lot of mails to another folder. I only have a lot of mails because outlook sent them all to my inbox when I tried to connect another mail address to this one. A mail address which have been connected previously but which outlook lost connection to. Not very impressed.

  • Jen commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I didn't like beta as I could no longer click go to : Move to: then : Move ALL emails from: & then pick a folder that i had made.

    The new version only lets me move them to delete.

    Before I could make rules and organise my emails into folders I had made.
    That is a really important menu to me, it wold take forever without it.

    The older version also seems easier to work in e mails as i can expand them to full page. Beta is more like an app & much more difficult to work on in windows as its smaller. The page won't expand to full page.

    Please don't get rid of those menus to move & create rules.

  • Jean Matheus commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Where I find the option to move an email and all equal future email to a specific folder? If It's not possible, I will go back to the not beta version.

  • Robbie O. commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I cant move my emails or select all and move all from messenger. This is a necessity for my work. I this the layout is nice, but there is a lot going on!

  • jim commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I like the ability to move all search results for all specific emails to a special folder or a new folder I get to name. For example I searched for modelmanagement.com and I got all the results, but when I tried to select all emails from modelmanagement (in search results) but the option has vanished. This specific ability to search and move all to a special folder is one of three distinguishing features I loved about hotmail over all others. The second is the ability to filter all new emails from people I don't know are automatically sent to spam folder, that way I get to choose which senders I like and which I leave where they belong. There are others but these two are MAJOR draw for me to remain with hotmail.

  • ben.j.taylor@live.com.au commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Like the non-beta version I would like to be able to move all emails from a user to a specified folder.

    Would also be good if additional criteria could be created for the move. I.e. contains a specified text.

    E.g. Move all email from "noreply@example.com" where body contains "new forum topic" into "folder Forum->New Topics"

  • Ulrich Laaser commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    in this beta but also in since about a few months im missing the feature to select all emails of the inbox folder and then be able to move this emails to another folder... at this moment i only have the option to delete or mark all emails as read or unread....

  • Alfonso commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I need to select ALL messages to MOVE them to a different folder. when you have hundreds of emails, it is a pain to do it 15 by 15. now I am the robot!

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I have thousands of emails in my inbox. I'd love to be able to select all in my inbox and move to a new folder, or an existing one. Such an an archived folder.

  • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I couldn't seem to do a bulk move of e-mail out of junk mail. When I clicked the button to highlight all e-mails, the function disappeared to move the e-mails to the Inbox.

  • Patrick Donovan commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    If I select multiple files I am no longer able to move all highlighted emails to move them to a folder.

  • sunburntgalaxy@hotmail.com commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    I used to be able to select all and then select move to and move all the emails to a different folder at one time and now I can't find that option. This is a vital thing and important. Stop changing things every couple months it is ridiculous and isn't making things better.

  • Filip Frącz commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

    Currently when I select all messages in my inbox, I get an option to Mark All as Read, or Unread.
    How about Archive All?
    And Move All to a folder?

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