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 <img src="img/messageFilters.png" alt="Message Filters: new features"/><br/>  <img src="img/messageFilters.png" alt="Message Filters: new features"/><br/>
 <p>The biggest new feature here is the addition of a Search box, which allows filtering the number of results.   <p>The biggest new feature here is the addition of a Search box, which allows filtering the number of results. 
I was able to submit this as a patch to Thunderbird itself and it is not part of the main product.</p>I was able to submit this as a patch to Thunderbird itself and it is now part of the main product. With quickFilters,
 search has many new features which can be selected with the search settings button:<br>
 <img class="screenshot" src="img/extended-search.png" alt="extended search">
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 <p>The toolbar has some useful functions that Thunderbird was missing:</p>  <p>The toolbar has some useful functions that Thunderbird was missing:</p>
 <ul>  <ul>
  <li> cut / copy / paste: these are designed to transfer filters from one account to another.   <li> Cut / copy / paste: these are designed to transfer filters from one account to another. 
              Select one ore more filters, then push cut or or copy, then select a new account (in the 'Filters for' drop down),                Select one ore more filters, then push cut or or copy, then select a new account (in the 'Filters for' drop down), 
                          then paste the filters to the other account.</li>                           then paste the filters to the other account.</li>
        <li> merge filters: allows putting multiple filters into one, provided they do th same action. E.g. if two filters all        <li> Merge filters: allows putting multiple filters into one, provided they do th same action. E.g. if two filters all
              move mails to the 'Fred' folder, you can merge them together into one filter. The assistant will ask you to select               move mails to the 'Fred' folder, you can merge them together into one filter. The assistant will ask you to select
                          the "Target" filter, which is the one that gets the conditions from the other filters. Once you confirm the "Target Filter"                           the "Target" filter, which is the one that gets the conditions from the other filters. Once you confirm the "Target Filter"
                          by clicking Ok, the merged filters will be deleted.</li>                           by clicking Ok, the merged filters will be deleted.</li>
        <li> clone filter: makes a copy of a filter in the account and opens the edit dialog so it can be modified. </li>        <li> Clone filter: makes a copy of a filter in the account and opens the edit dialog so it can be modified. </li>
         <li> Sort Alphabetically - implemented by popular demand. When using this feature you have to be aware that the list order
              on screen also determines in which order the filters are executed. So if a filter on top moves a message the filter 
                          below it cannot apply any more. Therefore, some caution is advised while using this feature.</li>
         <li> Find Duplicates (Thunderbird only): This button is a powerful tool to detect filters that might do the same (and they might also be candidates for 
              the "Merge" process, as you might be able to combine them into one.
                          If duplicates are found they are shown in this drop-down: <br>
                          <img class="screenshot" src="img/find-duplicates-dropdown.png" alt="duplicates"><br>
                          Clicking an entry will automatically filter the results list to show the duplicate filters only:<br>
                          <img class="screenshot" src="img/find-duplicates-resultlist.png" alt="duplicates list"><br>
                          The context menu adds a command "Remove duplicate..." for editing the part that makes this filter a duplicate. 
                          Alternatively you can select both filters and try the "Merge" button.
                          </li>
         <li> Filter assistant mode toggle: once this is active, quickFilters will listen for manual mail movement and tagging emails.           <li> Filter assistant mode toggle: once this is active, quickFilters will listen for manual mail movement and tagging emails. 
              If any of these actions occur, the assistant is started so that a filter can be created based on this action</li>               If any of these actions occur, the assistant is started so that a filter can be created based on this action</li>
         <li> The Support Site button opens this page. </li>          <li> The Support Site button opens this page. </li>

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