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3.5.5.8 Marking Messages

tag [msglist]
ta [msglist]

Tag messages. The tagged messages can be referred to in message list using ‘:t’ notation.

untag [msglist]
unt [msglist]

Clear tags from specified messages. To untag all messages tagged so far type

& untag :t
hold [msglist]
ho [msglist]
preserve [msglist]
pre [msglist]

Marks each message to be held in user’s system mailbox. This command does not override the effect of delete command.