%C current file number
internally, Mutt parses a series of external configuration files to
all menus (except as noted).
messages with the same message-id together. If it is set, it will
1.2. Mailing Lists
At times it is desirable to delay sending a message that you have
edit the raw current message as it's present in the mail folder.
only fall back to other authentication methods if the previous methods
your pattern with ^. This example matches all mails which only has
- or !! -- refers to the file you've last visited
Controls whether 8-bit data is converted to 7-bit using either Quoted-
for all MIME types in one place for all...
and week day names are expanded according to the locale specified in
This format strings specifies a command which is used to decode
Usage: color index foreground background pattern
to the IMAP path to your folders. ...
particularly meaningful. To optionally print a string based upon one
shell-escape (default: !) ...
3.1. Syntax of Initialization Files
previous-undeleted k move to the last undelete message
You may optionally use the reverse- prefix to specify reverse sorting
R The key has been revoked and can't be used.
When set, this variable causes Mutt to include the header of the
key as a three digit octal number prefixed with a ``\'' (for example
the local date and time when the message was received. ``fmt''
internal viewer defined for. If...
optionally prefix value with an equal sign (=) to cause evaluation to
lowercase, you would use: %_h
prompt you for your password when you invoke the fetch-mail function.
\% This will be replaced by a %
would select messages which contain the word ``mutt'' in the list of
the next or previous page of the menu is displayed (useful for slow
In addition, mutt supports version specific configuration files that
has its own set of printf()-like sequences:
is unchanged. The second is used when the mailbox has been changed,
will automatically be purged without prompting. If...
useful to selectively disable scoring for certain folders when the
quote-char ^V quote the next typed key
Two additional special sequences can appear in character lists. These
honored when group-replying to a...
external pager more on stdin:
``auto_view'', and use that. Failing that, Mutt will look for any
bounce-message b remail a message to another user
to move across a screen boundary. If unset, the screen is cleared and...
1.1 Mutt Home Page
%t number of tagged messages *
y send-message send the message
key as a three digit octal number prefixed with a ``\'' (for example ...
The default file in which to save aliases created by the ````create-
Where EXPR, USER, ID, and SUBJECT are ``regular expressions''.
set and prefix the variable with ``&'' this has the same behavior as
arbitrary folders". It can conveniently be used to forward MIME
returned to the compose menu. The following options are available:
``set'' inv]variable<>value] <>variable ... ]