User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 Many times when I reply to a message the status of that message stais as Read instead of changing to Replied. The same applies to the icon in the subject column. Also, I think that this applies to forwarded messages as well. Reproducible: Sometimes Steps to Reproduce: 1. Reply to a message with the status "Read" or "New" 2. After sending the reply check the both the Status and the icon in the Subject column Actual Results: The status is "Read" Expected Results: The status should be "Replied" I cannot consistently reproduce this issue, in most cases the status does change as expected, but not allways.
100% reproducible: When you save(!) your eMail before sending, then the status of the replied eMail doesn't change from "READ" to "REPLIED". This is a bad error for professional users, as they often write eMails bigger than "how are you" and need to save their writing during editing and before sending. On the other hand professionals need to have an exact control of what eMails they already answered and which are still "open". Best regards, Harald Friedrich
I can confirm the same symptoms described by Harald. This on THunderbird version 1.0 (20041206) on Windows XP. Please fix this ASAP - knowing that a reply was sent is important.
I can also confirm that "save" during composing a reply causes the status not to update (Thunderbird 0.6, Linux). I have also confirmed this bug in Mozilla 1.7 (Linux) mail as well, so it is an old bug, not a new Thunderbird specific bug.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 128996 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
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