Question about "New Posts Since Last Visit" featur

Question about “New Posts Since Last Visit” feature:

All this really does is bring up a list of threads with new messages. But clicking on them (at least on my machine) just brings you to message 1 in the thread. Is there any way this can be configured to actually scroll to the newest message? Otherwise it’s not very useful IMHO.

You click on this icon:

Gracias. I was wondering about that myself.