The only way to not have another message open is to view and delete the last
message in the list.
MS MVP- Windows Live Mail
"BooBoo" <BooBoo@newsgroup> wrote in message
> When I have a list of new unread messages in my Inbox, I open the first
> on the list. After I read that message, I click the "delete" option.
> When I
> do this the message (#1) is deleted, and the next message (#2) on the
> list is opened up. I do not want the next e-mail message (#2) to open up.
> Instead, after I delete message #1, I just want to go to my Inbox list of
> messages so I can choose which one of my other e-mail messages I want to
> open. How can I set up my system to do this?