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Bug 739388 - Allow saving multiple attachments from multiple e-mails
Allow saving multiple attachments from multiple e-mails
Product: evolution
Classification: Applications
Component: Mailer
3.14.x (obsolete)
Other All
: Normal enhancement
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Assigned To: evolution-mail-maintainers
Evolution QA team
Depends on:
Reported: 2014-10-30 08:42 UTC by Philip Withnall
Modified: 2021-05-19 11:44 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: ---

Description Philip Withnall 2014-10-30 08:42:29 UTC
If I select multiple e-mails in Evo, it would be nice if there were a ‘Save All’ button to save all the attachments from all the selected e-mails into a specified folder.

Use case: The printer at work can e-mail scanned files to you, one e-mail+PDF per document scanned. If you’re scanning a lot of documents, you end up with a lot (e.g. ~20) e-mails, and have to go through them one-by-one to save the attachments to disk.
Comment 1 André Klapper 2020-08-13 12:47:11 UTC
Duplicated to
Comment 2 André Klapper 2021-05-19 11:44:40 UTC
GNOME is going to shut down in favor of 
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