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Re: Claws-mail "Get mail" opens full-page

On Tue, 3 Jul 2018 20:29:02 -0500
ntrfug <ntrfug@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> I've been using claws-mail since well before it was claws-mail (back
> in the sylpheed days).
> When I checked for new mail or opened dialogs they opened in
> the reduced size I specified, and this size was preserved when I
> exited the program.
> I upgraded to stretch a couple of months ago, and to buster just last
> night. Since the stretch upgrade claws-mail dialogs opened in
> maximum size.v
> If I catch "Get mail" before it's finished, I can reduce the dialog to
> a business-card-sized window, and that works for the current session,
> but if I exit the program the dialogs return to full size whenever I
> re-start.
> How can I specify and save a reduced size for the get-mail dialog?

Try function key F11 which toggles Fullscreen.  This option is in menus
View-> Fullscreen. When in less than fullscreen mode, set the sizes you