Trash can or Box icon?

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    How come sometimes it's a trash can and other times it's an icon of a box?
    Why can't they just use a trash can without causing confusion using a different icon when deleting something?
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    Because when it's a box, that means its set up to Archive, not delete, your mail.

    You can change the behavior in the Settings app, but they are two entirely different operations.

    Marilyn
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    Thanks for that quick reply Marilyn, I knew there had to be a reason! I even threw in a "like" for ya!
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    Aw, shucks ... :blushes: ... twernt nuthin'!

    Seriously, though, glad I could help.

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