unable to create folder to import mail into



MailNews Core
14 years ago
10 years ago


(Reporter: Daniel Convissor, Unassigned)


Windows XP

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14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.8a3) Gecko/20040823
Build Identifier: 0.7.3

I imported mail three times (due to earlier failures) from Outlook 2003.  Then I
deleted the "Outlook Mail" "Outlook Mail0" and "Outlook Mail1" folders using
Thunderbird's interface.

I needed to do another import, but got the following message: "unable to create
folder to import mail into."  I correctly guessed that it was not working
because Thunderbird was trying to import to the deleted folders.  After three
failed import attempts, the fourth attempt worked fine, placing the results in a
follder named "Outlook Mail2."

While importing mail from Outlook 2003,

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:

Comment 1

13 years ago
Not a TB auto-migration bug -> Core:MailNews:Import
Assignee: mscott → nobody
Component: Migration → MailNews: Import
Product: Thunderbird → Core
Version: unspecified → Trunk
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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10 years ago
Product: Core → MailNews Core
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