Return to list after deleting/archiving, instead of next message

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26 May, 2017 05:18 PM


When I am reading a message and then decide to archive or delete it, Airmail automatically select the next message. This causes two notable workflow problems:

1) If I am looking in the spam folder and recognize that one message shouldn't be spam, I need to mark it as "not spam." After doing so, it opens the next message, which is likely legitimate spam. And now it has been opened, which triggers a validation of my email address for sharing with other spammers.
2) If I don't want the next message marked as read, I have to manually change it to unread.

I would prefer to be able to return to the list with no message selected. I can do this in Spark, and it is glorious.

Can we make this happen, please and thank you?

  1. 1 Posted by accounts+airmai... on 08 Feb, 2018 10:30 PM

    accounts+airmail's Avatar

    Hello, all.

    I left Airmail because of this behavior. When I delete a message, I REALLY don't want another message gaining focus. I just want to see the list with no message in focus.

    I have been using Spark for a year and love it. However, I was holding out hope that you would resolve this because, aside from this, I love Airmail more. But I don't see a single comment from you about this. It has been a year.

    Any chance you might respond to this inquiry? Moreover, any chance you can add this feature?

    Thanks in advance.

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