Mark all as read in "Focus" view marks also others as read

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If you switch from "Unread" to "Focus" and use "SHIFT+A", all items are marked as read and not only the "focus" items.
Would be great if that could be changed.
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marco

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Posted 5 years ago

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Antonis Lamnatos

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Oh yes, I've encountered this also and it bothers me too. When I switch to Focus mode it doesn't necessarily mean that I'm not interested at all on the "plain" items. It's just that I'll read them at a later time when I have more time.

So, it could be more useful to focus the Mark-As-Read function to affect only the current view (like it does when you select Mark-As-Read inside a folder, it only affects that specific folder).

On the other hand, it could be bad practice to have Mark-Everything-As-Read not marking everything as read.
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David

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This is a UI flaw. When in Focus view, Mark-As-Read should only work for Focused items.