Saturday, September 24, 2016, 12:12:19 AM, Richard L de S Clauson 
( wrote:
> Thursday, September 22, 2016, 1:42:15 PM, Marck Pearlstone 
> ( wrote:
>> Dear Richard,
>> @22-Sep-2016, 6:03  +0100  (22-Sep 12:26 here) Richard L de S Clauson
>> [RLD] in said to TBUDL:  
>> ... <snip>
>>>>>> email ends up much wider than the message plane in the 3-plane layout I 
>>>>>> use
>>>> ... This is a bug in TB that was fixed 2 betas ago and is no longer
>>>> an issue in the next release.
RLD>>> Are you saying that if I now upgrade from 6.8.8 to 7.3.4 (the latest
RLD>>> release) that emails formatted in the TheBat! HTML Viewer will look 
RLD>>> and as good as those formatted in the Windows OS HTML Viewer?
>> Essentially, yes.
>> I wouldn't know whether or not they look "correct" since I haven't
>> compared. All I can say for certain is that this specific bug was
>> called out as a bug, addressed a month or so back in the beta version
>> and has been fixed. This fix has improved my personal reading of HTML
>> mails with embedded pictures to a point of near perfection rather than
>> sprawling the message to the width of the largest picture and not
>> scaling.
>> I'm not certain of the release state of the fixed version.
> Marck,
> That sounds excellent news.  One of my bug-bears with The Bat! was the way 
> that it sometimes failed to render an HTML email in a sufficiently readable 
> way when the sender was cavalier with the sizes of the images they supplied 
> and slack with the HTML code they used to define their output/display.
> I hope that this fix has also been replicated into the way emails are then 
> printed.  Even if the Windows OS HTML Viewer rendering option is chosen the 
> printing rendering reverts back to that of The Bat! HTML Viewer rendering.
> I'll now put in for an Upgrade licence fron v6.x to v7.x.
> Thanks


I've now upgraded from v6.8.8 to v7.3.12, but not all the "extra wide" 
emails are reformatted to fit inside the message pane of the triple-pane 
window.  Most disappointed.

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