Join Christopher Breen for an in-depth discussion in this video All about Mail filtering, part of Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Tips and Tricks.
For those of you who still receive paper mail, I'm going to assume that you'd…appreciate it if your mail carrier sorted through you mail in such a way that the…most important stuff was right there in front of you.…So, this would be like envelopes stuffed with money and...…Testimonials raving about your wonderfulness.…And the less enticing e-mail. We're talking about the flyers from the…local thingamajig emporium, well, may be reduced to ashes and scattered somewhere…in the back of the mailbox. Now unless you tip your mail carrier very…heavily during the holidays, this just isn't going to happen.…
But, you can do something very much like it with the assistance of e-mail rules,…sometimes known as filters. Put the proper rules in place, and you can…cut way down on inbox clutter. So to create a rule, of course, we have to…launch mail, so we'll do that now. And we must go into mail's preferences.…And select, the Rules tab. Now by default, there's a single rule in…here, called News from Apple but it's not active.…
- Creating smarter Smart Mailboxes
- Sharing and delegating calendars
- Syncing Google contacts
- Discovering hidden tricks within contact headings
- Scheduling startup and shutdown
- Copying files via Bluetooth
- Using a remote disc
- Creating password-protected archives
- Creating a bootable installer drive
- Repairing your keychain
- Resetting your login password
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Mail Tips
2. Calendar Tips
3. Contact Tips
4. System Preference Tips
5. Finder Tips
6. Tips for Troubleshooters
Repairing your keychain1m 48s
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