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  1. #1

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    Jul 28, 2012
    Desktop icons disappear when mail is open and then return when mail is closed
    When trying to learn how to select several e-mails to save or delete, I did something unknowingly that 1) put the mail drop-downs above the inbox, so I must point above the inbox to have those drop-sown reappear and 2) puts the desktop and any open files somewhere--hiding behind the e-mail, I think, because the appear immediately once I close e-mail.

    This is not what I want! I have 2 monitors, an iMac running Mountain Lion and am using (6.5)

    Any advice out there to get things back to normal--so the mail drop-downs and the desktop are not hidden?

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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    1) right click on the top bar of Mail and select whichever you want to view instead of the 'Hide Toolbar'.

    2) don't understand what you're explaining
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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    Jul 30, 2009
    Mac Mini (Late 2014) 2.6GHz Intel Core i5 Memory: 8GB 1600MHz DDR3
    CL, what OS version do you have? (Are you using Spaces or Mission Control?)

    Always include this ^ information with a question. (Not necessarily this ^)

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