Good Hot Topic Filters?

Tyler Strickland tyler at
Sat Sep 3 10:46:05 MDT 2005

On 09/03/2005 09:54 AM, Ross Werner wrote:
> On Sat, 3 Sep 2005, Tyler Strickland wrote:
>> I'm a Thunderbird guy myself, but I've been interested in the same 
>> question for a while now.  The strange thing is that there's a menu in 
>> Thunderbird that refers to "Ignored Threads" (View->Threads->Ignored 
>> Threads) but I can't find any other reference to ignoring threads.  I 
>> can't even find a way to actually ignore a thread.  Weird.
> I'm not a Thunderbird user, but a quick Google search told me:
>> Once you are viewing a message in the thread you want to killfile, 
>> select the Message menu and look at the bottom options [Ignore Thread] 
>> and [Watch Thread]-- note the K and W shortcuts.  You have to be 
>> viewing the message for this to work.
> Can someone with Thunderbird confirm/deny?

So far as I can tell, those options only exists when you're viewing a 
newsgroup.  Hopefully they'll port them over to the mail side of things 


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