iOS 6: Seeing a List of Your Email Drafts

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As I mentioned in a previous tip, there's a very simple way to access drafts you've started on your iOS device—just press and hold on the Compose button in the Mail app.

But in iOS 6, this feature has become much, much better. Before, you could only bring back your last saved draft like that, but now it'll show you a list of all of your drafts, no matter what account you created them in.

From that screen, just tap one to continue editing it. You can also swipe across any draft to bring up a Delete button, which'll get rid of it forever and ever and ever.

I would install iOS 6 a thousand times just for this one feature. OK, so that's hyperbole, but it's still pretty nifty.

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Comments

Edward

Melissa, I really like your insights in your tips column. Its a great help and always with a little humour. Thx.

Melissa Holt

Thanks, Edward! I very much appreciate feedback, especially when it’s the positive kind. smile

—Melissa

Laurie

yay! i am always going back to my drafts, now I have an easy way!

Melissa Holt

Happy to be of service, Laurie!

—Melissa

Gary

Just a tiny tip, but oh how useful?!  Thanks Melissa.

Melissa Holt

You’re welcome, Gary! Thanks for reading my tips.

—Melissa

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