Dismiss
InnovationQ will be updated on Sunday, September 22, from 10am-noon ET. You may experience brief service interruptions during that time.
Browse Prior Art Database

Optimized handling of e-mail historie

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010384D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Nov-22
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Nov-22
Document File: 2 page(s) / 5K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

The feature solves an issue related to the use of an e-mail program's "Reply with History" functionality. It identifies and removes redundant e-mails, i.e. mails which are contained in other e-mails either as attachment or as e-mail history. Redundant e-mails may be removed from the mail database resulting in non-redundant and concise e-mail stores. The advantages of the feature are shown in an example.