[sylpheed:36324] Re: Change outgoing message From address

Hiroyuki Yamamoto hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp
Tue Aug 11 16:54:12 JST 2015


On Fri, 7 Aug 2015 22:15:47 +0200
dilos <sylpheed at dilos.nl> wrote:

> > What I'm doing is this:
> > 
> > I create an account and a folder for each username.
> > The 'From' address is entered into Configuration > Edit accounts >
> > tab 'Basic' > select account > Edit > Personal information.
> > 
> That would work, only then i need to create an account for every
> username i come up with.
> > But there is a second method, where a separate folder for each account
> > is not needed. When replying, in the Compose window, next to 'From' you
> > can change the used account, and hence, the 'From'-address.
> For this also. And you have to select it manually before sending.
> Maybe a textbox where you can just enter the From: username would be a solution
> (partially).
> What i do now is change Mail address in Account preferences for every single msg,
> which is a little cumbersome.

You can use:
'Common preferences - Compose - Reply - Automatically select account for replies'
(enabled by default)

This option will determine an account by To: header of reply target.
First-matched account that have the same address is selected.

Hiroyuki Yamamoto <hiro-y at kcn.ne.jp>

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