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How to delete all UNREAD emails simultaneously, IMAP server

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How to delete all UNREAD emails simultaneously
JA: Just to clarify, what email service provider are you using?
Customer: IMAP server for Yahoo.mail
JA: How do you access your email most often? On a phone or tablet, or through a web browser?
Customer: Iphone 6
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: a whole bunch that didn't work
JA: Anything else you want the email expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Will I be able to delete them on all my devices
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Email
Expert:  Josh replied 8 months ago.

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Expert:  Josh replied 8 months ago.

If you have your email account setup as IMAP on the devices then deleting the email on one device will remove it from all devices and the Yahoo server. Have you tried removing it from one device and checking another device?

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I do have IMAP set up on all my accounts. I have deleted from one device but it remains on other two