Formatting Toolbar - Right end is hidden with narrow Mail Compose window

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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enhancement
RESOLVED EXPIRED
15 years ago
10 years ago

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(Reporter: gary22, Assigned: sspitzer)

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x86
Windows 2000

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Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040113
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040113

With a sufficiently narrow Mail Compose window, Formatting Bar controls
disappear, starting with the "Smiley Menu". There should be a [>>] expand button
to show off-window format controls without stretching the window horizontally.
Or perhaps cause the Formatting Bar go to 2 stacked rows to show all.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open Compose Mail a window.
2. Drag the window horizontal size sufficiently narrow to "lose" the Smiley Menu
and other format controls.
3. 

Actual Results:  
Ater taking the above steps, there's no way to access hidden Formatting Bar
controls, other than stretching the window horizontally.

Expected Results:  
The software should provide a [>>] button to show hidden Formatting Bar controls.

Obviously, this is not a bug. It is a needed enhancement to improve usability.
Product: MailNews → Core
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
Product: Core → MailNews Core
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