How to repair Apple mail inbox empty suddenly..all empty
click on finder
click on options
keep click on go
close apple mail
remove the Envelope Indes
open apple mail
it would rebuild the sql mailbox
After further restarts and permissions repairs, all of the user's "On My Mac" folders were showing up with blank emails. Every single email appeared to be missing.
• Quit out of Apple Mail
• Delete ~/Library/Mail/Envelope Index
• Launch Mail.app
• It will prompt you to import all your mail, let it
This fixed the corruption in the SQL database. All mail that exists in the ~/Library/Mail folder was re-imported successfully. The "On My Mac" folders are now populated with working email. Mail appears to be stable and we're able to move messages around in different folders and have them work. There are not any messages that show up as blank.