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JavaMail Flags, IMAP and Gmail Problem

Mohammad Abadi
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Joined: Dec 26, 2006
Posts: 4
Hi,

I am trying to get all UNREAD emails from the 'sent mail' folder in my gmail account.
The problem is Gmail automatically set all the sent item flag to 'Flag.SEEN'. Whenever I try to retrieve only the messages that have not been seen yet, nothing is returned because I am searching the folder only for messages that have not been seen.
I tried to flag (Flag.FLAGGED) each message I read, but gmail DELETES all the messages I flagged.

Any suggestions?



Ulf Dittmer
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How could a sent email possibly be unseen?
Mohammad Abadi
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Joined: Dec 26, 2006
Posts: 4
Ulf Dittmer wrote:How could a sent email possibly be unseen?


This is what I am trying to say, all the sent items are 'seen' but is there any other flag or method to only retrieve the messages from 'sent mail' folder that have not been read by the application?
 
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