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    Apple Mail Won't Delete An Entry
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    Apple Mail Won't Delete An Entry
    For four days I've deleted the same email in my "Drafts" folder... it goes away but next time I open Mail, there it is. Any suggestions as to how I can get rid of this thing? I even tried sending it to its original intended recipient but it showed up again! Thanks for your kind assistance.
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    Apple Mail Won't Delete An Entry
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    Are you deleting or sending the email, from the device it was originally created on?
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    Please backup. Everything has a life cycle, unexpected and warning free. Nothing will last as long as you want it to.

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    Apple Mail Won't Delete An Entry
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    Give this a try:

    Click on Drafts to highlight it.
    Go to top menu bar and Click on Mailbox. From Drop down menu, Click on Rebuild.

    I know, I know, it's a Folder rather than a true Mailbox, but I've had this sort things in the past, it can't do any harm, and it might work.

    Ian
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    Apple Mail Won't Delete An Entry
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    Any luck, @billwill?

    Ian
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