The icon in the system tray has disappeared


After upgrading to version 1.13.159cb1b1d, the icon in the system tray disappeared. It is not displayed when the program is running, although all settings are made. I followed the recommendations to open/close the program, it doesn’t help

To Reproduce…

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Expected Behavior



  • OS and Version: Ubuntu Mate Linux 22.04 6.2.0-37-generic 64bit
    • Installation Method: sudo apt install ./mailspring-1.13.1-amd64.deb
  • Mailspring Version: mailspring-1.13.1

Additional Context

Thanks a lot for the report. I will need to see how to reproduce this issue so that we can provide a fix.

This may also be having a similar cause as Tray icon now showing properly after update to 1.13

How to reproduce this issue:

  1. Edit → Preferences, check box Show icon menu bar / system tray
  2. Close Mailspring.
  3. Start program the icon appears in the menu bar
  4. Executing Quit Mailspring
  5. Start program we don’t see icon in menu bar