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Mail.appetizer displays a transparent notification on top of your screen when new messages arrive. It shows only sender, subject and the first plain-text lines of the message, so you can determine whether the message requires your immediate attention. The prominence of the notification can be defined by adjusting transparency and display time.

Mail.appetizer is a plug-in for Apple's Mail and integrates seamlessly. It is dynamically loaded when launching Mail and you can change settings from within Mail's preferences.

Note that Mail.appetizer uses - as all Mail plug-ins do - several of Mail's private internal methods. more...

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Version 1.4 Beta: Release notes were unavailable when this listing was updated.


  • OS X 10.6
  • Apple Mail

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5 66


Current Version (1.x)


Downloads 35,797
Version Downloads 706
Type Internet / Email
License Free
Date 24 Sep 2009
Platform OS X / Intel 32
Price Free
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