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Export Outlook 2010 calendar to Thunderbird calendar

I've made several web searches trying to find out how to import my Outlook 2010 calendar to Thunderbird, but can't find anything that works. I exported a csv file from Outlook and imported into ...
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Make thunderbird reconnect automatically (after checking the credentials)

Is it possible to make Thunderbird reconnect automatically after the connection is lost, without having to type the password again or to click on the retry button on the message box that appears (...
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Calendar event disappeared then reappeared after reboot

I am using Thunderbird with Davmail to connect to corporate Office 365 Outlook. I accepted an event invitation, but after the event started, I noticed that I had not received a reminder, and ...
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How does Thunderbird “decide” what is junk?

When you receive emails, Thunderbird has a "junk classification" process that is used to determine what is junk and what isn't. You can "teach" it by identifying emails yourself, and Thunderbird will ...
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How can I copy message filters to another account in Thunderbird?

I would like to copy all Filter Rules in Message Filters window from one account to another. (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/organize-your-messages-using-filters) Is it possible?
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Outlook displays apparently different letters in email with hidden tags

How does Outlook interpret the email source below as the text in the attached image? The email was sent from a Thunderbird client (on a different PC) which was a reply to my email from Outlook. On ...
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Removing unnecessary nested subfolder structure under Inbox in Thunderbird 45.0

Normally IMAP folders are ordered without any subfolders. So Inbox, Drafts, Sent, Junk and Deleted are within the same row/level. At some point in history these folders somehow went underneath my ...
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Thunderbird forward only most recent message from conversation

Sounds simple but I can't figure it out: I have a lengthy email conversation chain. I would like to forward only the top (most recent) message to another person. I don't really want to have to delete ...
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Folder pane in Thunderbird for UbuntuGnome 14.04 Pop 3 Duplicate folders

I do not know how to correct a fault in the folder pane display of Thunderbird 38.8.0 using Pop3 not imap. Referring to the pic link below: Note the duplication of the inbox with its subfolders. ...
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Thunderbird: create smart folder

Several months ago I created a smart folder in Thunderbird, one that works as a saved search action. I want to create another one, but don't remember how to do that, and can't find a decent tutorial. ...
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Change key to Move to Next Mail Pane Thunderbird

I'm using Thunderbird to manage mails, but as I increasingly try to rely on keyboard shortcuts rather than the mouse it is frustrating to have to reach for F6 for Move to Next Mail Pane function. How ...
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Thunderbird shortcut for moving message to folder

How can I add move message to folder X shortcuts? I know about pressing a for moving a message into the archive folder but I need more than that one since I often need to move messages into two other ...
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Thunderbird - Is there a way to fetch new email more often than once in a minute?

By default Thunderbird fetches mail every ten minutes for each account. I haven't been able to set a lower delay than one minute, 0 defaults to 1 and decimals (,; .) can't be used. The delay becomes ...
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Thunderbird merges RSS feeds with a folder

I use Thunderbird as RSS reader. I started by creating a new folder called "Github" to store my Github RSS feeds. I opened 'manage subscriptions' setting and assumed that I was adding feeds to the ...
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Using thunderbird for sending emails over command line

When I receive orders I handle them in an admin tool. When processed, I launch thunderbird with command line, so it opens up email windows with prefille subject, to, from, body and file attachment. I ...
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Every other Thunderbird outgoing email fails SSL handshake

It takes me two tries to send any email with Thunderbird because it gives me this error on the first try: Sending of the message failed. The message could not be sent using Outgoing server (SMTP)...
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My signature in Thunderbird changes font in replies

I have set in my Thunderbird the signature (html format) addition on every replies. My problem is that when Thunderbird add the signature (bellow my answer and above the citation), it changes its font ...
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How to search by text characteristics in Thunderbird like Gmail

I'd like to quickly search by characteristics in Thunderbird like I do in Gmail. Example: label:unread label:sent to:orly How can I do that?
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Unexpected error - Thunderbird

I replied to a message I received, and when I initially opened the reply window, there was an unexpected indent which I could not remove by pressing Backspace or by decreasing the indent. I ended up ...
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Can You Get a Virus Simply by Opening an Email? [closed]

The German Federal Bureau for Security in IT ("Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik") regularly informs recipients of a newsletter about current IT security threats. On 28 April 2016 ...
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MIME format issue moving old mail from Office 365 to a free Gmail account

I'm in the process of moving around 30.000 emails from an Office 365 account to a free Gmail account. I tried several ways to do this: Copying emails in Outlook 2016 for Mac from the original folder ...
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Modified IMAP server for mail accounts in Thunderbird and lost all old mails

I recently had to modify the IMAP server for about 5 mail accounts in Thunderbird and after doing so, for each account I only see new messages that arrived to the new mail server. To make it more ...
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Remove/ Undo Ignore Thread on deleted email

My thunderbird had a spaz out recently, and it seemed to do three things: placed an "Ignore thread" on an email deleted said email created an archive folder in my inbox This happened while I was ...
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Can't stop automatic Thunderbird updates (TB & LIghtning incompatible)

It seems Thunderbird (currently 38.6.0 on Windows 8.1 64bit on an Acer laptop) is still automagically updating itself, although I've already set the update policy from "ask" to "never". Not ...
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Does Mozilla Thunderbird support push notifications?

I prefer push notifications, and having recently downloaded Thunderbird, I went to the server settings after adding a Gmail account. However, I can't find any option that seems to enable push ...
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stop thunderbird checking for messages before opening a message

There is very often a few seconds to several seconds delays betweenI click on a message and seeing it. I notice that often when I click on a message, first a couple of newer messages appear above it ...
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Prevent Thunderbird from automatic mark “read” while scrolling

On my Lenovo yoga 300-11IBY with a Elan smartpad Touchpad I have the problem, that when I scroll through the email list in my Inbox, the active line follows the visual part of the inbox. If I scroll ...
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Why does Google's app-passwords ALWAYS say the password is wrong?

After I have enabled the two-step-authorization, I cannot login my Gmail via Thunderbird anymore! I then noticed there is a way to do so with 'app-passwords'. So, I tried it, but it didn't work. ...
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Possible to remove Thunderbird icons from left pane?

I would like to remove the icons that appear in the mailbox list in the left pane: Thunderbird icons
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How to eliminate full header display in forward mail in thunderbird?

Thunderbird showing full content of previous email header with content type and all. how to disable that in forward mail?
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How to forever delete emails from Thunderbird?

I noticed today that, when I do a search within my emails with Thunderbird, it manages to get me references and mails that I had deleted years ago (entire folders that were knowingly deleted). Yes, I ...
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Is there any Thunderbird setting that forces tasks to appear in the calendar/lightning pane?

I like my tasks to appear in the calendar view in Thunderbird. To be more precise, I do not mean to appear in the side pane, but in the schedule along with my other events. For instance, like in the ...
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Saving all email headers from a specific folder in a text file (IMAP)

I have an IMAP mail account and would like to export the headers meaning subject, sender, and so on of all emails in a certain folder as a plain text file. For instance the outputted text file should ...
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How to set the default composition method for new accounts in thunderbird to plain-text?

I'm a happy user of thunderbind and and avid hater of HTML mails. So one of the first things i usually do when setting up a new account, is to switch the default composition method to "plain text". ...
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Clean IMAP local cache in Thunderbird

A friend of mine recently switched to Mutt as his mail client (I will, too). I was told by him that Mutt allows to save only mails with some age (maxage's parameter). Also he thinks that at Mutt you ...
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How to pre-populate body of forwarded E-mail

I am using Thunderbird (version 38.6.0) on Ubuntu (version 15.10). How can I pre-populate the body of forwarded e-mails? For example, currently, when I forward an e-mail, I must include a reminder ...
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Why an embedded favicon can broke an email server?

I have sent an email to a colleague with the following html code (a embedded favicon) pasted in Thunderbird: <link rel="shortcut icon" href="data:image/vnd.microsoft.icon;base64,...
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Why do I am always getting error while configuring any email client setting

I tried configuring Evolution linux based email client with gmail. It's not configuring and shows error Could not connect to imap.gmail.com: Network is unreachable- I have got my correct server and ...
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How can you change the style or background color of past days in Mozilla Lightning Calendar?

I am looking to change the styling of Mozilla Lightning Calendar for monthly view. I want to make it so that there is a clear distinction between the coloring for past days (before current day) and ...
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How to remove or strip images in email signatures in Thunderbird?

I get really annoyed by people, clients or companies putting images in their signatures, be it small or large images or nowadays animated gifs. Is there a setting or add-on for Thunderbird to hide, ...
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Plain text email source code only contains a long meaningless string as its contents, but can be displayed in thunderbird in meaningful texts

I've received such a few such emails from one single person recently: Thunderbird and the web mail displays normal texts (real contents of the email), but when I click the "view source code" button, ...
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How to remotely toggle offline mode in thunderbird

The question is quite simple: is it possible to toggle Thunderbird's offline mode from the command line? The idea is to execute such command when certain connection/disconnection events happen (e.g. ...
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Enigmail constantly prompting for password

My Enigmail is constantly prompting for password when clicking on emails that have already been decrypted a second ago, switching between encrypted emails that have been decrypted. In the Enigmail ...
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Thunderbird “just mark as deleted” behaviour

On my computer I use Thunderbird to read my Gmail account on Linux. I set it to "just mark messages as deleted". When I go to a different folder and come back, the messages that were marked as deleted ...
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Outlook can't connect to mail server when sharing Internet via wifi

I just bought a wifi dongle so I can share my PC's internet with my phone. When I run this netsh wlan set hostednetwork ssid=test2 key=password123 netsh wlan start hostednetwork I can connect from ...
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While interactively reading Thunderbird emails, how to automatically copy full content of a single email to stdin of a Mac OS X command?

What tools or methods might I employ to solve the problem below? If I have to write code I'll do so; Python-based environment preferred. Problem summary How can I issue a command to copy the full ...
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Thunderbird 38.6 and Gmail

I use Thunderbird 38.6.0 and I have mail account a Yahoo.com, Gmail.com and Videotron.ca With account Yahoo and Videotron everything is OK no problem, With Gmail account each message appers TWICE in ...
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Enigmail cannot communicate with gpg-agent

I've been using Thunderbird + Enigmail for years. I'm currently using Thunderbird 38.5.1, Enigmail version 1.9 (20160223-1641), and GPG 2.0.26 in my work PC (Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit, w/ Gnome Shell). A ...
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Migrating from Eudora to Thunderbird. How to handle attachments?

I'm attempting to migrate my wife from Eudora to Thunderbird. However, I've run into the following snag: Thunderbird associates each attachment with the email it was initially attached to. When ...
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Printing Emails Automatically with a Wireless Connection?

I have a Canon iP110 and I'm setting up google cloud printing on it in order to address the wireless component of this issue without a direct wifi connection. However, is there anything I can do to ...