Sync deleted emails with Gmail

Wojciech Żuk wojciech.zuk at
Mon Aug 15 07:55:02 BST 2016

OK I've configured this option on GMAIL, but unfortunately it didn't help,
deleted message from mail client is deleted from gmail imap folder but
stays in Gmail\All Mail.

2016-08-14 21:00 GMT+02:00 Dmitry Alexandrov <321942 at>:

> Wojciech Żuk <wojciech.zuk at> writes:
> > Hi,
> > I have problem, I use Gmail to collect e-mails from my 3 external
> accounts.
> > So I created fo every account in gmail labels with accountname\Inbox
> > accountname\Sent and every of these folders are synchronised two-way
> > without problem.
> > Problem is with deleting email, when I delete message of any on my
> external
> > account using mail client (thunerbird, outlook), after synchronisation
> > message is deleted from it's corresponding folder name on Gmail, but it
> > stay in Gmail\All Mail.
> > Because on Gmail only messages moved to Gmail\Trash are truly deleted.
> This is actually configurable on the server side.  But you have to use
> non-free web-interface to be able to set the option: ‘Settings’ →
> ‘Forwarding and POP/IMAP’ [0] → ‘IMAP Access’ → ‘When a message is
> marked as deleted and expunged from the last visible IMAP folder’ =
> ‘Immediately delete the message forever’.
> If you open ‘basic HTML’ interface that does not require non-free
> Javascript, you will not see that option (as well as many others) in
> settings dialog at all, as though it never existed.
> [0]
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