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In the gmail inbox, the conversations show a preview that contains the beginning of the first email in the conversation. Is there a way to change the preview to show the beginning of the last email in the conversation instead?

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closed as too localized by ChrisF Nov 26 '12 at 8:27

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(+1) Great Idea... – chanchal1987 Oct 4 '10 at 16:55
... it does... This might be caused by inconsistent timestamps between messages and replies. – Fosco Oct 5 '10 at 16:14
I googled this and it seems like it was an bug that gmail was aware of. Today it is fixed :). – dmr Oct 5 '10 at 20:01

Can you add a screen shot? Because in both my personal Gmail account and work (Google Apps mail) account, the single line preview for a conversation is the beginning of the last (most recent) message in the convo.

Oh, and i believe Google calls these "Snippets".


This might be related to Priority Inbox. Do you have that turned on? (you can turn it off)

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