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Dovecot Sieve and Junk Mail — September 15, 2015

Dovecot Sieve and Junk Mail

This is a useful addition to Dovecot and will pass messages marked as spam directly into a Junk mail folder.

Trouble is when you’re working with the Outlook IMAP client it structures folders a little differently. So in order to put it into the correct folder a few changes to the Dovecot namespace is required. Specifically MS uses a dot in the folder name eg. “.Junk E-mail” and “.Trash” So to cater for this here’s the changes made to activate dovecot-sieve and the mailbox folder names.

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