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Original poster
Jun 1, 2016
Hi all,

I have a ProtonMail account and use the Proton's in order to configure with IMAP settings. MacBook Pro 2018 running Mac OS Big Sur 11.6 does not update the dock icon badge count (red circle) unless I quit the and restart it. For instance: I receive 3 e-mails, read them but the badge still displays 3. The badge only disappears if I quit and restart

Is this a issue or is it an issue with Proton's Is supposed to update the unread message badge as soon as an e-mail is read or are there some IMAP "things" to do between and Proton's prior to updating the badge?

I had the problem on Catalina as well, so it's not macOS-related.

Thanks for your input on this.
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