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I have a large number of filters With one of the recent upgrades I lost the ability to scroll through all of them Any help will be appreciated Thanks Dave

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What you are showing there is a single filter with a very large number of criteria. However I just added a load of criteria to a new filter and it displayed a scroll bar. So I guess you are having issues with an addon you have installed.

Restart Thunderbird with add-ons disabled (Thunderbird Safe Mode). On the Help menu, click on "Restart with Add-ons Disabled". If Thunderbird works like normal, there is an Add-on or Theme interfering with normal operations. You will need to re-enable add-ons one at a time until you locate the offender.s.

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First, thank you, I regret using incorrect terminology.

Your suggestion didn't help, but it did get into a new area "Application Basics".

I was able to copy the information and have copied the information (attached) and I hope that helps

Dave

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Do you mean you didn't see the "restart with add-ons disabled" option?

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No sir, I did that and it didn't impact my problem

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Apart from why you don't have a scrollbar, you might find it easier to manage the filter by using From + is in my address book + <filtercontacts>, where filtercontacts is an address book with all the contacts you wish to filter. That way, when you wish to add a new contact to the address book, click the star next to the address in the message header, twice, and add the contact to the relevant address book.

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Thank you I think I understand the operation that you describe, but a question. Need I have an "ADDRESS BOOK" for each filter, and basically the ADDRESS BOOK and the filter share addresses? .----------------------- Additionally, at times the existing filter contents appear as shown on this attachment

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See the attached picture. The rule can be 'is' or 'isn't' in 'my address book', and the address book can be any one selected in the drop-down (Personal Address Book in the example). The filter can be just one line if all the contacts you wish to filter are in a specific address book.

I can't see your picture, as the resolution is too low.

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Thank you again

I've been using Thunderbird for a very long time and never noticed the "The rule can be 'is' or 'isn't' in 'my address book'". I've resized the picture and attached that file.

The picture I sent last time is "what happens", exceptionally small with multiple columns which probably a complete listing that is useless. I've resized the picture and attached that file.

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Thanks to all that tried to help. A recent product update resolved my problem. To all out there, "stay healthy". Dave

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