I’m now using Mac for several years on multiple mac’s with varying OS X versions.
I do have bad experience with Apple’s mail.app
Reason being probably the fact that I keep a very large mail database on Fastmail imap server. In practice I’m extremely satisfied with Fastmail, often times it’s been very helpful to have ALL old mail communication available.
Off and on I’ve tried to incorporate Mail.app because of it’s obvious advantages over e.g. Thunderbird in view of DTPO. Each time Mail.app has failed.
I find this extremely annoying but there just doesn’t seem to be a real solution. (Except from emptying my inbox)
Just as an aside: I’ve never had the same problem with iOS Mail.app - so why is this working better than on a more powerful OS X platform? Beats me…)
Now to my question:
In order to achieve Inbox Zero
I’m trying to import mail into DTPO (with the intention to get my mailbox size under the unwritten’OS X Mail.app size limit’
Following Gabe Weatherhead’s guide I stumble at the fact that my inbox shows white, and thus empty…
At the moment there are only some 42 messages in my Inbox, so I don’t think that can be the reason?
I’ve checked on several ‘white’ folders - In Mail.app they contain messages - In the import window, they show up white and empty…
Thanks for your suggestions!