mac mail problem

qwerty546

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Original poster
May 25, 2007
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i opened mail and it kind of froze, it has been making that loading color wheel thing for 5 minutes now and it wont let me exit it. i tried restarting my macbook and when i tried opening it again it doesnt work. what should i do?
 

mad jew

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Apr 3, 2004
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Find a file named com.apple.mail.plist in the Preferences folder and drag it to the Trash. Do this while Mail is closed/not frozen. Does Mail open now? If so, you'll have to manually re-enter all your settings. :eek:
 

qwerty546

macrumors member
Original poster
May 25, 2007
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thanks a lot, suppose i want to use gmail instead of .mac, can i somehow snyc my inbox etc. to the mac mail app.?