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When you attach a folder to a email in Mail, even thought it looks like an individual folder in the email, both in the composed email and then the sent email, nonetheless the contents of the folder when sent, is zipped into a single .zip archive that is base64 encoded for transport. It is the .zip file that's received by others and there should not be a ...


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That's the way to do it, yes. You can even leave the To: part empty which then will result in Undisclosed recipients:.


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Currently this isn't possible with the built-in Mail rule set in Yosemite. As mentioned by user3439894, you have to rely on a third-party utility. Here’s a screenshot from Mail Act-on site. You can build your own rule using the additional third-party rule set e.g. Add CC Recipient. So people we see that you have added them to Cc list.


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Go to Preferences > Rules. See if any rule is deleting VIP messages. If any rules rules are deleting VIP messages, Just delete Them.


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I too, lost my VIP folder, did some research and found a solution that worked. Locate an email (any email) from someone you'd like to mark as VIP in Apple Mail. Hover over that person's name in the from field — it doesn't actually say "from" but it should be obvious what I'm referring to — the name above the "to" field. A gray outline of a star should ...


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Figured it out; if I go to "View," there's a "sort by" option. Thanks for bearing with me!


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Just above the rows of emails there is a dropdown that says "Sort by"... This can sort by date, flags, mailbox, etc. At the bottom of this list, you can choose to have oldest or newest messages at the top. Check to make sure you have newest selected.


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For the version of Mail.app included in El Capitan (checked 10.11.5), there is a very nice button dropdown close by: The setting is maintained across emails and restarts.


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It is possible that you set up a "rule" in your Mail.app that automatically deletes VIP emails. Inside the mail app, hit Command+, to open Preferences then go to the Rules tab, and press the "Edit" button with each created rule selected. Here's an example rule you might have created (accidentally or purposefully) that could auto-delete VIP emails: Be ...


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Go into your settings and turn off email alerts for your calendars. That should stop the emails, or if that doesn't , go to preferences in your email alerts and turn off calendar alerts.


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My Mail.app was freezing when I tried to quit it (forcing me to force quit it) and it was also not letting me select folders (it just showed the same partial list of my email). I tried https://miapple.me/fixing-mac-os-x-10-10-yosemite-mail-not-responding/ to no avail. Believe it or not, what finally worked was: force quit Mail.app turn of Airport so my ...



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