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PM Delete

PostPost by: bloodknock » Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:28 am

Good day
Can someone please tell me how I delete PM's, my inbpx is full and I cant receive new messages
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PostPost by: JonB » Wed Oct 31, 2018 8:40 am

Easy enough:

  • Mark the messages you want to delete by clicking the check box at the right hand side of each message, or use the "Mark all" checkbox at the bottom (this marks all on the current page only)
  • Select "Delete marked" from the drop down list next to the "Go" button at the bottom of the list
  • Click the "Go" button
  • Click "Yes" when it says "Delete Marked Messages?"
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PostPost by: bloodknock » Wed Oct 31, 2018 9:19 am

Thanks Jon
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PostPost by: gherlt » Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:11 am

For mantaining PM history I suggest the following: go to the 5th (last page), "mark all" and then "Export as CSV" or "Export as CSV(Excel)", you then will download those messages as an Excel file and can store that backup file anywhere on your PC.
After that proceed to delete those as described by Jon.
You then have always your 80 most recent PMs at hand. and older ones on the PC.
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PostPost by: Quart Meg Miles » Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:21 pm

Thank you, Guillermo, I'll have to read a few tabs and pull down menus more closely. All sorts of tricks are secreted away in software.
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