[sylpheed:36242] Re: Change name of mailbox

cgw993 at aol.com cgw993 at aol.com
Tue Jan 6 14:41:41 JST 2015

Thank you

-----Original Message-----
From: sylpheed-bounces at sraoss.jp [mailto:sylpheed-bounces at sraoss.jp] On
Behalf Of Hiroyuki Yamamoto
Sent: Monday, January 05, 2015 8:24 PM
To: sylpheed at sraoss.jp
Subject: [sylpheed:36241] Re: Change name of mailbox


On Mon, 5 Jan 2015 12:51:10 -0800
<cgw993 at aol.com> wrote:

> In Sylpheed I would like to change the identifier for the mailboxes
> shown circled in red below.   When I right click on the mailbox, I
> cannot for some reason edit the name.   Any other way to edit this
> name?  Thank you

There is no UI to modify mailbox names, but you can modify them by directly
edit folderlist.xml file in the Sylpheed config folder using any editor app.

    <folder type="mh" name="Mailbox" path="Mail" account_id="1"
account_apply_s ub="1">

Edit the name attribute in each <folder> tag.

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

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