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I have been using Thunderbird Buttons! plug-in for years with Thunderbird 2.0, especially it's nifty Archive feature that lets you archive the message to one of the pre-set folder with a single mouse click. Unfortunately this plug-in doesn't work with Thunderbird version 3.0.4 and later. The plugin has not been updated since 2007.

So could anybody recommend any fix or replacement for this?

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I posted a solution to a similar problem here:

How can I search for text in all tabs in Firefox?

Although this is related to firefox the same principle works with thunderbird. To illustrate, I just downloaded the Buttons extension, changed the 'maxVersion to be compatible with the version of thunderbird I use (Lanikai v3.1.1pre) and the extension works:


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