iOS8: New Mail features

iOS8 also has some handy dandy new mail features, which I think we can all agree has been a long time coming.

First, it gives you some extra sorting features. Simply swipe to the right to “Mark as Unread”:

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Swipe to the left for the following options:

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Hmmm. What is the “more”? Let’s check it out:

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The Notify me is also new. This means you will get a notification when someone replies to your email:

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What also interested me was the “move messages” feature. When you tap this option, the mailbox sidebar will pop up (sort of like the Table of contents for your email). Just tap on the mailbox (AKA folder) you would like to put the email in:

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Very handy! And just in case you can’t remember, to create a new mailbox, go to the account you wish to create a new mailbox in and tap on edit:

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See the new Mailbox tab at the bottom here? Tap on that and you are golden!

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