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Is there some email client out there, which is well integrated into OS X, that has the ability to annotate emails? In particular, I would like to add a note, which will be linked to a specific message.

Any ideas?

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Have you looked at MailTags? I believe that in addition to tagging email messages you can also attach notes to messages. It is an add-on to They also have a preview for Lion:

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Indeed, that's the first solution came to mind. A very powerful plug-in. – ismail Mar 3 '12 at 6:59
Seems to be nice solution - I was hoping for something free... I didn't test the tool. – Dror Dec 31 '12 at 11:07

Mailsmith has the ability to add notes to messages. POP only (no IMAP), very configurable and scriptable.

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