[ubuntu-uk] Keyobard issues in 14.10

Colin Law clanlaw at gmail.com
Sat Jan 17 22:11:11 UTC 2015

On 17 January 2015 at 21:57, Gareth France
<gareth.france at cliftonts.co.uk> wrote:
> I have no idea how to set thunderbird to keep emails threaded and I don't
> even know what posting a reply inline with the previous post means. Sorry.

I don't use Thunderbird, but googling for
thunderbird threaded view
suggests that View > Sort by > Threaded  may be it.

Similarly I would have thought that googling for
email inline reply
would have quickly found http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style
which explains.  Though you can get a big clue from noting the way I
have been replying, inserting it inline at appropriate point(s) so
that it is easy for a reader to see what I am replying to.


> On 17/01/15 21:34, Colin Law wrote:
>> On 17 January 2015 at 21:00, Gareth France
>> <gareth.france at cliftonts.co.uk> wrote:
>>> I know but due to the never ending tsunami of emails coming in (mostly
>>> scams/junk) most things get deleted right away.
>> Don't you keep your emails threaded so all these messages are
>> together?  If not then I highly recommend it.
>> By the way, it is easier to follow the thread if you post your reply
>> inline with previous post, which is the convention on this list.
>> Colin
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