You have the trash mailbox turned on in webmail preferences. That
feature doesn't work anymore.
To turn it off, click Preferences, Deleting and Moving Messages
Turn off When deleting messages move them to your Trash folder instead
of marking them as deleted?
Click Save. Log out, restart your browser, log back in, now you have
"Purge Deleted" on the Other drop down.
On 2/2/2012 12:50 PM, Helen Read wrote:
> I mostly use Thunderbird, but use Webmail when I am away from my own
> home and office computers, for example over in the classrooms. I'm
> having problems managing deleted messages. Messages I delete in
> Thunderbird show up in the Inbox in Webmail (marked as deleted), and I
> can't get rid of them. I tried emptying the Trash in Webmail, and that
> removed them from the Trash folder, yet they still show up, marked as
> deleted, in the Webmail Inbox. I can't find a Purge Deleted option
> anywhere -- it does not show up in the Other dropdown. The Filter
> dropdown does have a Don't Show -> Deleted, which works temporarily.
> Unfortunately the setting is not remembered when I log out and come back.
> Is there something else I can do to get the marked-as-deleted messages
> that were deleted in Thunderbird out of my webmail Inbox?
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