Question about how to serve many imap users on some mailbox.

Alex JOST jost+lists at
Tue May 30 13:14:55 EEST 2017

Am 30.05.2017 um 11:59 schrieb Oleksandr Lystopad:
> Hi, dear dovecot users!
> I am running (e0b76e3) on FreeBSD.
> In my case, one mailbox info at is shared between 5-10 managers.
> Sometimes they complains that no new messages displayed in folder message
> count list in brackets (bold number if new messages exists), but when they
> click on the imap folder (for example Inbox) they could see many new mails.
> There not only Inbox folder, they have 10-30 folders with quite big flow of
> new messages. Almost all users are using Microsoft Outlook MUA.

AFAIK Outlook doesn't automatically sync subfolders. I think you need to 
edit the schedule and enable sync for every subfolder explicitly.


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