Apple Mail Keeps Crashing on macOS Mojave (Solved)


macOS Mojave created many issues in the Mac. One of the important issues is Mac Mail keeps crashing on Mojave. Here I am going to tell you the solutions to fix this issue. If you have the same problem, this article will help you to fix it.
Before trying these solutions,

  1. Restart your Mac via Apple menu->Restart. Sometimes restart itself will solve the issue.
  2. Find the mail that is corrupted and delete. Open all emails one by one to find the corrupted one.
  3. Disconnect all peripheral devices from your Mac like a printer, scanner, mouse, keyboard, webcam, etc. then open the mail.

Solution 1: Force quit Mail app

  1. Press and hold Command + Option + Esc keys to get Force Quit Applications window.
  2. Select “Mail” and then Click “Force Quit”.
  3. Restart your Mac.
  4. Now open the mail and check whether it crashes.

Note: You can force quit Mail via Apple menu->Force Quit->Mail->Force Quit.
Solution 2: Force Restart

  1. Press and hold the Power Button until your Mac turns off.
  2. Again press the Power Button to turn it on.

Solution 3: Delete mail plist files

  1. Open Finder.
  2. Select Go->Go to Folder.
  3. Enter ~/Library/Preferences and then click “Go”.
  4. Find all mail related plist files and move them to trash.
  5. Restart your Mac.

Solution 4: Refresh Mail

  1. Go to System Preferences->Internet Accounts.
  2. Select all your mail account and then disable (Turn off) Mail.
  3. Enable Mail and the open Mail app.

Solution 5: Restart your Mac in Safe Mode
Restarting your Mac in Safe Mode will fix many issues in the Mac. but you can’t use some features in Safe Mode.

  1. Turn off your Mac via Apple menu->Shut Down.
  2. Press the Power Button to turn on your Mac.
  3. Press and hold the Shift Key immediately after pressing the Power Button.
  4. You can see the Apple Logo on the screen. Don’t leave the Shift key when you see the Apple Logo.
  5. Keep pressing the Shift Key until you see the Login Window.
  6. Select your User Account and then enter the Password to login. You may need to login twice if FileVault is turned on.

Note: If it doesn’t work out, leave Safe Mode and then try next solution. To leave Safe Mode, restart your Mac via Apple menu->Restart. Wait until your Mac restarts.
Solution 6: Reset PRAM/NVRAM

  1. turn off your Mac via Apple menu->Shut Down.
  2. Press the Power Button to turn on your Mac.
  3. Then immediately press and hold the Option + Command + P + R keys simultaneously as quickly as possible after pressing the Power Button.
  4. Keep pressing those keys until you hear the startup sound for the second time.
  5. Wait for some time. It may take 15-20 minutes.
  6. Now your mac will restart normally.

Solution 7: Fix disk errors in Recovery Mode

  1. Turn off your Mac via Apple menu->Shut Down.
  2. Press the Power Button.
  3. Press and hold the Command + R keys simultaneously as soon as possible after pressing the Power Button until the Apple Logo appears.
  4. After that macOS Utilities window will appear with 4 options. Tap “Disk Utility”.
  5. Tap “Continue”.
  6. Select the disk/drive (Macintosh HD) that you want to repair.
  7. Select First Aid->Run. This action will check the disk for errors.
  8. Click “Done”.
  9. Close Disk Utility.
  10. Restart your Computer via Apple menu->Restart.

Solution 8: Reinstall macOS Mojave (Recovery Partition)

  1. Turn off your Mac via Apple menu->Shut Down.
  2. Press the Power Button to turn on your Mac.
  3. Press and hold the Command + R keys simultaneously as soon as possible after pressing the Power Button.
  4. Keep pressing Command + R keys until the Apple Logo appears.
  5. After that macOS Utilities windows will appear with 4 options. Tap “Reinstall macOS”.
  6. Tap “Continue”.
  7. You will be prompted to choose your hard disk/drive. If you are not asked to select your disk, tap “Show All Disks”. You may need to enter your Apple ID.
  8. Tap “Install”. Wait until the installation process is completed.
  9. Your Mac will restart after completing the installation.

If you know any other solutions to fix Mac Mail keeps crashing on Mojave, let us know through your comments.

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