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Re: email on ipad 2 cm Thu Oct 27 04:00:32 2011

Yes, worth a try Ronni. Considering the size of the task some creative work 
avoidance may pay off. :-)

Cheers,
C

Sent from my iPad

On 24/10/2011, at 17:41, Ronda Brown <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Hi Sam,
> 
> Pity all the emails aren’t in the Trash Mailbox, you CAN Empty all Trash 
> easily. 
> Go to Mailboxes, select trash, scroll to bottom of list, select Edit at top 
> of page. 
> Option to 'Delete All' is in Red at bottom. Click it and...all gone
> 
> There is no way to delete ALL emails. Trash ? yes. emails? no
> 
> On the iPad , perhaps he  could just 'Delete the email Account’ ... and all 
> the emails are gone!
> Then Setup his email Account again in Settings > Mail, Contacts , Calendars - 
> Accounts.
> 
> Might work hey Carlo?
> 
> Cheers,
> Ronni
> 
> On 24/10/2011, at 5:30 PM, cm wrote:
> 
>> Hi Sam,
>> 
>> For such a large number of emails he might find it easier to do the culling 
>> on a Mac or (dare I say it) a Windows PC. If it is a IMAP account, changes 
>> made on the server will be propagated to the iPad.
>> 
>> Cheers,
>> Carlo
>> 
>> Sent from my iPad
>> 
>> On 24/10/2011, at 17:22, Samantha Whitely <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> 
>>> I did, but resent it to gmug anyway just in case as well.
>>> 
>>> So there is no select all button or shortcut I gather, how you noted is how 
>>> he is doing it, which isn't hard, but with that amount it is really boring 
>>> and repetitive.
>>> 
>>> Ah well, time to put a movie on, pour a drink and start deleting for the 
>>> evening I think.
>>> 
>>> Sam
>>> 
>>> On 24/10/2011, at 4:36 PM, Ronda Brown wrote:
>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> On 24/10/2011, at 4:08 PM, Samantha Whitely wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> Hello everyone, 
>>>>> 
>>>>> I was just curious as to whether there would be an easy solution to the 
>>>>> following problem.
>>>>> 
>>>>> My husband, has a work iPad that he is unable to download any 
>>>>> applications on, nor is he able to get to the webmail section on the 
>>>>> internet of the provider.
>>>>> 
>>>>> There are 19,900 or so (there was 20,000 yesterday) emails that he needs 
>>>>> to download and sort through - and mainly delete, but on the iPad he can 
>>>>> only download 45 at a time.
>>>>> Also so far he has not found a 'select all' option and so has been 
>>>>> deleting them one at a time … although he is going to have another look 
>>>>> for that this afternoon he tells me.
>>>>> 
>>>>> He is using the mail application built into the pad.
>>>>> 
>>>>> If anyone has any suggestions, they would be awfully appreciated at the 
>>>>> moment!
>>>> 
>>>> Hi Sam,
>>>> 
>>>> I realise you meant to post this on GMUG Mailing list, but it’s here now 
>>>> so ;-)
>>>> 
>>>> To Delete Multiple Messages: Tap Edit. 
>>>> Tap the circle to the left of one or more messages to “check” them. 
>>>> Tap Delete to delete the checked messages.
>>>> 
>>>> Cheers,
>>>> Ronni
>>>> 
>>>> 17" MacBook Pro 2.3GHz Quad-Core i7 “Thunderbolt"
>>>> 2.3GHz / 8GB / 750GB @ 7200rpm HD
>>>> 
>>>> OS X 10.7.2 Lion
>>>> Windows 7 Ultimate (under sufferance)
>>>> 
> 
> 
> 
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