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Utilize pop-open folders in Apps
Not sure if this is a new functionality, but users of might be pleased to know that it supports pop-up windows, sort of. You can drag a message(s) from the main window to either side, the mailbox drawer will slide out. Continue holding the message(s) over an account title - the arrow will flash and open down (like list view). Continue holding/opening folders/mailboxes within that account until you've found the place you'd like to put your email...

Now if they'd just put that into the Finder!

[Editor's note: I also don't remember if it worked in 10.1 or not - anyone out there who has NOT upgraded yet who could test this?]
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In 10.1
Authored by: Anonymous on Nov 14, '01 10:41:35PM
The mail folder behavior your are describing is present in the 10.1 version of Mail...

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In 10.1
Authored by: ntorda on Nov 14, '01 11:39:25PM

I remember doing this before, but I don't remember if I could do it prior to 10.1 I have been doing it for awhile though....

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standard feature
Authored by: Anonymous on Nov 15, '01 07:14:54AM

"pop-up folders" is a standard feature of lists in Cocoa. Developer have nothing to add to make it work. So it should have worked since the first version of Mail (and in any other application as well)...

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Authored by: JayBee on Nov 15, '01 09:48:05AM

Yeah, I'm pretty sure this feature has been around since the Public Beta.

However, I'm DEFINITE that it's been in since the March final release.

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option key works, too
Authored by: rebug on Nov 15, '01 11:31:03AM

for copying messages

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ctrl-click is handy, too
Authored by: dfdietrick on Nov 15, '01 11:59:47AM

If you ctrl-click on the message header (or right click for those with multi-button
mice), you get a pop-up menu with a bunch of common options, one of them
being a transfer sub-menu to all the other mailboxes.

I think this option is easier for trackpads.

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