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How do I get rid of "What's new in Thunderbird 3.1" tab, which appears when starting Thunderbird?

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  • Go into Tools > Options
  • Make sure you are in the General tab
  • Uncheck the box labelled:
    When Thunderbird launches, show the Start Page in the message area
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I'm running on a Mac, and there is NO Tools -> Options... it's under Preferences, and it already is UN-checked... – user81502 May 16 '11 at 13:52
Try setting the location of the start page to about:blank – Dan Walker May 16 '11 at 14:09
@spokane - Register your SU account with same OpenID as on SO to regain control of this question – random May 16 '11 at 14:23

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