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Jim Byrnes jf_byrnes at
Thu Sep 8 19:59:41 UTC 2011

On 09/08/2011 02:30 PM, Markus Schönhaber wrote:
> 08.09.2011 18:16, Jim Byrnes:
>> When Thunderbird receives a message with an attachment it displays a
>> notification in a bar at the bottom of its window.  The bar takes up
>> space thus "pushing" the viewing area up to accommodate the space the
>> bar takes up.  When this happens the bottom scroll arrow is moved up
>> above the bar.  I use a trackball instead of a mouse so it easy to
>> position the cursor over the scroll arrow and as I cycle through the
>> messages just tap the button if I need to scroll down.  When the bar
>> appears the scroll arrow moves up and I must reposition the cursor to
>> scroll. Not a big deal but annoying nonetheless.
> Ah, now I get it.
> But since I "scroll" using Space / Shift+Space or sometimes the mouse
> wheel or very rarely the arrow or page keys, I didn't notice that.

Well now I do also, after Avi pointed out the keyboard shortcut in 
another message.

Regards,  Jim

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