Deleting "Other Users" shares...

cristian.mitrana at cristian.mitrana at
Mon May 16 04:07:35 EDT 2005

On Sun, May 15, 2005 at 03:51:11PM -0400, Forrest Aldrich wrote:
> I had a shared folder with another user (for backups and restore of
> message) which I no longer need.   So, I removed the ACL that allowed
> access.
> This does not remove the "Other Users" and the shared folder from my
> view (though the server says it no longer exists), and I cannot delete
> those folders.
> I'm curious about whether I removed it properly (for one) and why this
> is pervasive - how to get rid of it, as surely this isn't correct behavior.
> I'm using Thunderbird as the client.

 the right solution would be to 'unsubscribe' that folder from your
 list of folders. In TB you can click right on the Account name in the 
 left tab and choose 'Subscribe', then from the list of subscribed
 folders uncheck it.

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