Mail Glitch

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Lion (10.7)' started by heloise, Jul 24, 2012.

  1. macrumors member

    Jun 20, 2012
    I have a new RMBP with OSX lion on it. When I restored from my time machine back up (snow leopard) I opened the new mail application and noticed a problem. Sometimes (not all the time) when I get an e-mail it shows up with the correct subject and sender but the body comes from a message I received long ago. [​IMG] As you can guess apple was not sending me an e-mail about blackboard but the body of a message from months ago showed up. This is difficult because it means I can't read the actual e-mail message.

    Has anyone else had this problem?
  2. macrumors Core


    Jul 24, 2006
    The Ivory Tower (I'm not coming down)
  3. Mal
    macrumors 603


    Jan 6, 2002
    Mailbox -> Rebuild Mailbox. Might work for this, though I haven't seen that problem before.

  4. heloise, Jul 25, 2012
    Last edited: Jul 29, 2012

    thread starter macrumors member

    Jun 20, 2012
    Thanks for the advice. I will try that and let you know how it goes.


    It fixed some of the old messages and broke others that were not broken before. Some incoming mail still is glitched.


    The problem persists in mountain lion

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