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VIP Smart Folders for Mac Mountain Lion Mail

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Mountain Lion for Mac OS X, 10.8, was released yesterday. I've been looking forward to using the new Mail VIP feature for a while now. It allows you to mark contacts as a VIP. My goal was to somehow move less important emails to a folder or smart mailbox.

To make this happen, I created the following Smart Mailbox for messages in my Inbox from VIPs.

Mail-VIP

That allowed me to make an inverse Smart Mailbox of messages in my Inbox NOT from VIPs.

Mail-VIP-Not

With those in place, I now have two Inbox folders that I can use rather than the standard folder. When I'm working, I can focus on VIPs and when I have time, process the non VIP messages...