Karl Larsen k5di at
Fri Nov 16 23:42:23 UTC 2007

Les Mikesell wrote:
> Karl Larsen wrote:
>> Mike A. Harris wrote:
>>> Albert Graham wrote:
>>>> It seems you are correct, this future (menu option called 
>>>> "messages") has been removed in Thunderbird 2.x - what a  shame :(
>>> Sounds like someone is jumping to conclusions.  I'm using the 
>>> current official Fedora 8 thunderbird update, and was 
>>> previously using the stock Fedora 8 thunderbird.  Prior to that I 
>>> used thunderbird 2.x on Fedora 7.
>>> The "View->Messages" submenu on the main window's pulldown menus has 
>>> been there in every single release as I use it all the time.  As 
>>> mentioned in a previous mail in this thread, it is the main 
>>> thunderbird screen that must be used, not the message composition 
>>> window.
>>    Of course and I have got the view-messages working by configuring 
>> the the main panel to have Get Mail instead of just plain Mail. This 
>> caused view-messages to be available. But this is NOT the problem. 
>> The problem is that I only want to view only 5 total messages in any  
>> main window. I do not know how to do this.
> If you are talking about how many lines of other message headers show 
> above the message display, just drag the dividing panel up to the size 
> you want for each part.
Exactly but you do need to have a check mark in View -> Layout ->  
message panel and then you can move the size around to suit you. Very 
nice now that I know how to do it.



	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
	Linux User

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