Skip navigation

HT1277: Configuring Mail for your email account

Learn about Configuring Mail for your email account

HT1277 How to undo automatic deletion of messages from Mail trash?

632 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Jun 6, 2013 10:20 PM by appleCaptive RSS
san_diego_zoo Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Dec 10, 2012 9:47 AM

My mail account (in Mail 4.6) automatically deletes messages I've moved to the trash after one week.  In Mail preferences, I've selected "Never" next to "Permanently erase deleted messages when," yet the messages are still being deleted.  How can I stop this?

G5, Mac OS X (10.4.9)


More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)


  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.