force retrieval of all mails on the server

Ken Murchison ken at
Tue Apr 12 10:06:02 EDT 2005

Mikael wrote:

>  Hello,
> I'd like to have a user having outlook configured to keep its messages on the 
> server for one week to have all its messages downloaded again.
> Is there a way to force that from the server ?

Why would you want this?

If you change the UIDVALIDITY value on the mailbox both IMAP clients and 
POP3 (UIDL) clients will fetch the messages again.  A reconstruct of the 
  mailbox will change the UIDVALIDITY value.

Kenneth Murchison     Oceana Matrix Ltd.
Software Engineer     21 Princeton Place
716-662-8973 x26      Orchard Park, NY 14127
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