Apple Mail

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by bgsnmky, Jan 17, 2013.

  1. bgsnmky macrumors regular

    Sep 22, 2012
    I am sure this may seem like a trival need, but I work like this all day long.

    So I swtich from pc to mac and wanted to try to use apple mail instead of having another layer of software like outlook involved.

    trying to still get used to apple mail.

    one thing that I am always doing is needing to look at multiple emails at one time. So for example read one..then open another one and keep the other one open. I cut and paste from emails giving quotes to customers etc.

    I have not figure out a good way to do this.

    They basically overlap each other and I can't even find the other one that I started etc.

    Do you just minimize one..and then it shows up in your dock. But then when you need to open it back just seems hard to move them around

    Or is it just that I am not used to using the window etc.

    I hope this made sense.
  2. Dave Braine macrumors 68040

    Dave Braine

    Mar 19, 2008
    Warrington, UK
    Click on, and drag, the bottom right hand corner of the window to re-size it to your liking.

    In Mail's Menubar, click on Windows, and all your open windows will be listed at the bottom. Just select the one you want to view.
  3. Hasn'tbeensober macrumors member

    Nov 23, 2012
    If you using 6.2 in ML, you can do it by double click on e-mail you want it to open you can open as many as you want.
    That what I did.
  4. glenthompson macrumors 68000


    Apr 27, 2011
    You can also click and hold on Mail in the dock and all the mail windows wil be shown.
  5. bgsnmky thread starter macrumors regular

    Sep 22, 2012
    I have mail 6.2...but when I double click on on opens..I can get quite a few open but then it is hard to find them on my page.

    Dave/Glen those both help be able to see all that is open...THanks.
  6. BrianBaughn macrumors 603


    Feb 13, 2011
    Baltimore, Maryland
    I don't have a particular one in mind, but you may be able to use a "window tiling" add-on for the Mac.

    Anyone have a recommendation?
  7. Hasn'tbeensober macrumors member

    Nov 23, 2012
    Yes, kind of hard to find it, but if you using track pad it will help a ton.
    Normally I tend to resize each window of mails I am working on, so it wont disappears behind each others.
  8. Jaro65 macrumors 68040


    Mar 27, 2009
    Seattle, WA

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