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Wed, Feb 3, 2021 7:00 AM

email Spam folder

This page


says "Emails from Inbox, Sent, Draft, Trash, and Spam folders can be downloaded" using Thunderbird.


How can I set up Thunderbird to  download Spam messages? (Thunderbird has a Spam folder, but nothing ever appears there.







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3 m ago

As a test, move an email from some other folder in the Comcast account to the Spam folder.  Does it appear in the "Junk" folder in Thunderbird?

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3 m ago

Thanks for the suggestion.

I did what you suggested. The message did not appear in the Junk folder in Thunderbird.


Yesterday , in MailSettings --> Advanced, I set this:

                   Override Security Filters - Allow spam and potentially harmful messages in your Inbox.

That did not work either.


This is inconceivable. How many emails have I missed in the last few years because of this problem? 





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