Delay inbetween send button and actually sending mail needed

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

MailNews Core
Composition
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enhancement
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
10 years ago

People

(Reporter: Michael Cronenworth, Assigned: (not reading, please use seth@sspitzer.org instead))

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows 2000

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.2) Gecko/20040803
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.2) Gecko/20040803

I've got an employee requesting a feature I believe is in Outlook. They say that
they could have a 10 to 30 second delay after they pressed the SEND button
before the client would physically send the mail. It would be stored in the
outbox before sending. Mozilla Mail doesn't have an outbox so, I don't see how
this could easily be added, but this is a unique feature that could be *very*
helpful. Say you forgot to attach a file to a large e-mail. It's embarassing to
send another e-mail with the attachment. Maybe we could get this into 1.8? I'd
really like to have it available in our workplace.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
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Comment 1

14 years ago
was already filed for Thunderbird as bug 246865

Note: Thunderbird has an 'Outbox' extension :
<http://extensionroom.mozdev.org/more-info/outbox>
Product: MailNews → Core
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Last Resolved: 12 years ago
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