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E-mail doesn't immediately show in the Inbox list.

by jarhtmd / January 26, 2013 10:44 AM PST

Whenever I have my Inbox open & new e-mail arrives, the Inbox count changes (& a chime sounds), but the message does not show in the message list. I have to click on another mailbox (sent, deleted, etc) & then click on Inbox.

How do I get messages to immediately show in the list ?

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I believe you just need to scroll
by wpgwpg / January 26, 2013 10:51 AM PST

On my systems, I have to scroll (would be down if you have most recent last). What I usually do is after reading new email, I click "Unread email" under Quick Views, then I can see the new ones when they come in with a single click.

Good luck.

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E-mail doesn't immediately show in the Inbox list
by jarhtmd / January 26, 2013 11:02 AM PST

I have e-mails sorted so that most recent is shown at the top of the list, but it doesn't immediately show. I usually have the top showing. I have to click on another mailbox & then click back on the Inbox. That's only 2 clicks, but it used to show immediately (zero clicks).

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Then you have to scroll UP
by wpgwpg / January 26, 2013 11:10 AM PST

MS makes updates to WLM without asking or telling, so things like this can change from time to time. As I said though, if you click on Unread Email after reading your email, you'll see the new ones when they come in without having to scroll.

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