[jp] Jpilot-Mail sent mail folder

Sarah George slgeo1 at telstra.com
Fri Jun 13 02:55:17 EDT 2003


I got a bounce when I sent this, probably just my ISP being weird. I'll
re-send.

----- Original Message -----
From: Sarah George <slgeo1 at bigpond.com>
Date: Friday, June 13, 2003 4:51 pm
Subject: Re: [jp] Jpilot-Mail sent mail folder

> 
> From: "Dr. Jones" <drjones at vii.com>
> > My problem lies in configuration.
> > 
> > I can send mail out just fine with Evolution, or using Netscape 
> > mail, but I
> > have no idea how to set up the configuration settings in Jpilot 
> so 
> > that my
> > mail will be sent out from my palm, or how to get incoming mail 
> > from my
> > linux box to my palm.
> 
> 
> "Mail Delivery" tab: 
> --------------------
> 
> Mail server: Where the SMTP server is. 
>   eg: mail.bigpond.com
> 
> Port: Which port
>   eg: 25
> 
> Default domain: Whatever's after the "@" in your email address. 
>   eg: bigpond.com
> 
> Identity tab:
> -------------
> 
> Your Name: Just what it says.
>   eg: Sarah
> 
> From address: Your full email address
>   eg: slgeo1 at bigpond.com
> 
> 
> Folders tab:
> ------------
> 
> Path to Inbox folder: jpilot-Mail assumes you are using some OTHER
> software to fetch mail, like Evolution or kmail. Those programs will
> store an inbox somewhere. Find out where and tell jpilot-Mail so it 
> canSHARE the inbox used by your normal email app. I've gone a step 
> furtherand made a "palm" folder that I can copy messages to from 
> kmail, and
> jpilot-Mail uses the palm folder as its inbox so it will only get
> messages that I throw at it.
>   eg: /home/sarahg/Mail/palm
> 
> Path to Sent Mail folder: Oh yeah I just added that one :) This option
> probably won't appear for you but its to set up a file for the palm
> pilots sent-mail folder.
>   eg: /home/sarahg/Mail/sent-mail-palm
> 
> Get Read Mail: If checked, jpilot-Mail will copy ALL the mail from the
> inbox you've selected to the palm. If un-checked, it will only copy
> un-read mail. My advice for this is "[X]" if you use a separate "palm"
> folder like me, and "[ ]" if you use it on your normal inbox. 
>   eg: [X]
> 
> Sync Tab:
> ---------
> 
> Before sync, get mail from folder: If checked then you don't need to
> click the "Get" button to make jpilot-Mail check your inbox, it will
> happen automatically when you sync the palm. I recommend you check 
> this.   eg: [X]
> 
> After sync, send mail from Outbox: If checked, mail in the "Outbox"
> folder will be sent automatically. Only check this if you have a
> permenent internet connection, otherwise use the "send" button to tell
> it when to actually send the stored emails. 
>  eg: [ ] 
> 
> Truncate to size (bytes): The palm pilot email program has a similar
> configuration option, I suggest you make the two match so jpilot-Mail
> doesn't bother to send more than the palm pilot will read. 
>  eg: 4000
> 
> Signature Tab: 
> --------------
> 
> (just space to write a signature). This is the same as, and is synced
> with, the "signature" field in the email configuration on your palm 
> pilot.
> 
> 
> I hope all this helps :)
> -- Sarah
> 
> 
 



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