I marked all my messages as unread waited a minute and then marked them all as read. You just need to open the thread of the contact which is showing unread messages if it shows.
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How to get rid of ghost email on iphone. Ghost email bug you may remember that there was an apple bug revealed last month that caused iphones ipads and ipods running on ios 8 x or ios 9 x to stop functioning if the date was manually. The 2nd measure to try is to clean your iphone x screen to get rid of the iphone ghost touch problem. How to delete emails on your iphone ipad and ipod touch.
On opening start deleting some messages. Now click any side of the iphone screen to see if your iphone x will still ghost touch. Open mail and go to your inbox.
Delete multiple email messages. But use nothing sharper than the toothpick because you might damage your screen. Or individually select the emails that you want to.
In this post i will share with you a few options to fix an incorrect unread count and hopefully put an end to it all. The safest and most effective way to clean the screen is to use a microfiber cloth. Also remember that your iphone x is turned off while you are cleaning the screen.
Now close the app and check if the problem persists. A strange glitch in ios causes people to receive ghost emails on their devices. With simple gestures you can take control of your inbox and delete one or multiple email messages at the same time.
Tap edit in the upper right corner then tap select all. This has worked for some people and so we hope you got help. The mail app is no stranger to weird bugs so let me reassure you here phantom unread emails aren t taking over your iphone or ipad.
Here is the next tip for ghost message in iphone. Gently poke the sides of the screen using a toothpick to get rid of the stuck dirt. For the iphone ghost messages disappeared by disabling mail then turning off then back on and then re enabling mail.
This worked for me. Clean your iphone x screen with a cleaning cloth and a cleaning solution. I had to force reset my ipad home plus power rather than just powering it off but then it worked.