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I tried to search for some answers, both here and on forums but it's very hard to find a reliable one as Google has changed its functionality couple of times so old answers don't apply anymore.

I'm signed up in several mailing lists on sourceforge. Typical email looks like this:

from:        User <user@email.fr> via lists.sourceforge.net 
to:          emutos-devel@lists.sourceforge.net
mailing list:emutos-devel.lists.sourceforge.net
mailed-by:   lists.sourceforge.net

I've got a simple rule applied there (mark it with a label).

Now, if I press 'Mute', I see the thread marked as muted but it doesn't stop showing new emails in Inbox from this thread (marked as muted, labeled with my label and marked as new/unread)! I don't need to participate in that conversation at all so it's definitely not the case of sending someone something to me directly.

So I don't know, am I doing something wrong here? Do I have to delete/archive the thread after muting it?

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Seems like you're doing it right to me. See also: How does 'muting' work for gmail? – Al E. Sep 25 '13 at 17:19

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