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rss feed displaying a login screen instead of the page (thunderbird & gitlab)

Using thunderbird 31, I've subscribed to a rss feed to a local gitlab 6.8.1 repo. The feed is being updated OK, but instead of showing the commit page, it stuck displaying the gitlab login page. ...
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Trying to convert HTML files to EML

I am trying to import some messages from my old mail client to thunderbird v24.3 (so that they will sync into gmail). I have all the messages saved as .html files as this is the only option I was ...
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When I send a PDF attachement in Thunderbird, the binary data is displayed after the message body

When I send a PDF attachment, the PDF content is displayed as binary data converted to text after the message body. This occurs in mail in my "Sent mail" and in the recipient's inbox. Thunderbird ...
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Trying to verify file signature in GPG4win: Not enough information to check signature validity

I've downloaded enigmail for Thunderbird and I'm trying to verify the PGP signature with GPG4win. I imported the public certificate, certified it with my own, downloaded the Open PGP signature, and ...
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How to reset Thunderbird view, because I got this big grey bar in the middle

I think it's a bug, as I was resizing the messages pane this grey pane revealed itself and now it won't go away. There's no way to resize it, and switching to other views doesn't make it go away ...
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PGP: encrypt all parts as one or each separate

When I receive emails in my K9-Mail on Android with APG installed some mails I can press "decrypt" right away inside the email, to read it, and some others, I only get the encrypted message as an ...
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Mozilla Thunderbird HTTP Authentication

I set up Mozilla Thunderbird on Windows 7 Enterprise, and I set my main page to my own site. (Which requires HTTP/1.1 authentication). Before I even have an HTTP authentication window (displayed for ...
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Hyperlink to certain mail message

I want to be able to create a hyperlink to a certain email message. My client i thunderbird. I found this script https://addons.mozilla.org/en-uS/thunderbird/addon/thunderlink/?src=userprofile and ...
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Why Thunderbird doesn't have a “Block Email” option? [closed]

Windows Live Mail has a feature to block email addresses or even domains. Now I'm testing Thunderbird and it doesn't have this feature. Instead, we have to create rules to automatically delete ...
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Import e-mail addresses from Thunderbird e-mails?

I'd like to fill my Thunderbird contact book with e-mail addresses of people I ever sent or received an e-mail from, just like email address crawler extension would do. Is there an easy way to achieve ...
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Copy name from From line in email in Thunderbird

How do I copy the person's name in the From line of an email in Thunderbird?
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How to search messages by right clicking a sender on Thunderbird?

I'm using Thunderbird 11 and Silvermel theme. Does anyone knows how to bring up the search message dialog by right clicking on the from "Email sender"? Currently, what I do is to open a message from ...
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Disable index of folder/account in Thunderbird global search?

Is there a method of excluding certain accounts and/or folders from Thunderbird's global search index? I have two email accounts in Thunderbird version 17.0.11 but I would like Thunderbird to index ...
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Can't see unread emails in some inboxes in thunderbird (osx mavericks)?

I have used Thunderbird for a while and I have had a constant problem of not being able to read some emails because I can't find them. I have tried restarting, removing the mail account and adding it ...
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Hide “sending message” dialog in Thunderbird

I don't want to see thunderbirds "sending message". It's too slow, I'd rather continue answering emails.
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Open eml attachments inline in WLM

I use Mozilla Thunderbird but my secretary uses Windows Live Mail. If I forward messages to her, it's usually as an attached eml file to preserve the original message's formatting and attachments. ...
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Thunderbird Search Results — How to find out the folder

When I use the global search feature in Thunderbird, it opens up a new tab with the search results. Often it finds what I'm looking for, but then I'm stuck when I want to know in which folder and on ...
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Mozilla Thunderbird not responding

Whenever i start Thunderbird, it keeps saying not responding and being ridiculously slow. i've tried clearing my cache and compacting my folders but the problem persists. I'm running windows 8.1 on ...
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Mozilla Thunderbird - Mail Download

When checking for new mail I only download headers. But then when I download an individual email from a header Thunderbird also every time checks for new email. All I want is to get the email to the ...
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Migrating Eudora OSE to Thunderbird

(win 7 os) I want to install the latest version of Thunderbird and all my settings, email baskets, filters and emails from a previously installed Eudora ose program (that was on a crashed hard drive ...
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Turn off message pane in Thunderbird

I am using Thunderbird 24.2.0.I don't like message pane so every time when I open Thunderbird I just uncheck message pane from view > layout menu and it goes off. However when I restart (or start next ...
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Fill “to”, “cc” and “bcc” in group in Thunderbird

I was wondering, is there a way to fill the fields "to", "cc" and "bcc" in group? I mean, I usually send emails to one contact, and when I do (for this one in particular) I have to add the "cc" to the ...
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Can Thunderbird indicate whether a sender is in the address book?

Does anyone know a feature or addon that allows Thunderbird to show whether a sender is in your address book or not? Either in the message list, or when viewing an email.
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Thunderbird: Adding new message recipient with the keyboard

I'm trying to use Thunderbird using just the keyboard. When creating a new message, I want to add another recipient row. I know I can click the field to add, but I want to do it with the keyboard. ...
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In Thunderbird, how to prevent users from creating new mail accounts?

I have just setup our company e-mail with a popular online e-mail provider. E-mails will be retrieved from the online server via Thunderbird installed on Windows 7 PC's. I wish to exercise ...
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How can I fake a “from” address in Thunderbird?

I have an e-mail address from a provider which does not provide me with an inbox, only redirection. In other words, all messages sent to that address will simply be redirected to an address I choose. ...
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Thunderbird Moved Emails

I have an Exchange account setup in Thunderbird using IMAP. Whenever I move emails from one folder to another, those emails get moved in Thunderbird but when I check webmail (OWA), the messages are ...
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Recovering Hotmail attachments deleted when messaged moved between folders in Thunderbird imap

When connecting to Hotmail through Thunderbird imap, moving messages between folders strips the content of attachments (resulting in an empty file object). Since no message was deleted, their 'recover ...
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How do I control formatting of email replies?

90% of the time when I get an email reply from someone, my original message in their reply is formatted as follows: On [date], [my name] <[my email]> wrote: > [What I wrote] However, ...
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How to search for specific mail (by msgid) in Thunderbird?

Recently, our mail system had a serious failure and some mails were lost. However, our admin gave us the sender's address together with a Message-Id to contact him for retransmission. So I got also ...
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How to change Content-Transfer-Encoding for email attachments?

I have signed up for http://eudyptula-challenge.org/ challenge and this accepts email attachments only in simple text format. The files without extension (and also .zip file) are transferred with ...
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Reorder email accounts in Thunderbird

If you have more email accounts in Thunderbird, the accounts are shown in the order of creation. Now I added a new account and it is shown at the bottom of the list. How do I change the order of my ...
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Add Thunderbird to Firefox as a feed subscriber application in windows

I'm trying to get Thunderbird to be my default application to subscribe to feed that I visit in firefox. I "choose application" and put in the path of Thunderbird executable C:\Program Files ...
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Thunderbird Facebook chat, disable sound

I connected my facebook account to thunderbird chat, all nice, but every new chat message i get sound notification, which really annoing. Is it real to disable that sound notifications only for chat, ...
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Cannot “add to address book” in thunderbird on mac. Know a workaround?

Runing TB 24.5.0 on Mac 10.8.5. I configure TB so that File-"Use Mac OS X Address Book" is not selected. Can open Address Book and see addresses in "COllected Addresses" & create New contact ...
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Thunderbird filtering drafts?

I recently face the problem that I answer an e-mail which is filtered, my answer gets saved into the draft folder on the IMAP server and then for some reason a message filter catches it and moves it ...
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changing the displayed “From” field in thunderbird

when an email-address is stored in thunderbird's address book, it uses the name stored there to display as the sender in the thread-pane, and ignores any value in the email. e.g. my address book has ...
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Setting Windows Firewall To Default To “Block All” Bottlenecks Internet

I have been concerned lately with the number of programs that have been transmitting data on my machine, so in attempt to halt all unwanted communication I set the Windows firewall state to block ...
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Filter out mail with .zip attachments in Thunderbird 24.5

Once again, spammers and other unsavory folk are sending out malware via attached .zip files. How can I set up a message filter in Thunderbird 24.5 (the current version) that affects only those ...
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Sync a single Google Calendar with CalDav

At work we use Mozilla Thunderbird with Lightning plugin to manage our calendar, and I want to sync with my Google Calendar account. The problem is that in my Google Calendar account, I have 3 ...
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How do you stop thunderbird from syncing a specific mailserver (imap)?

Thunderbird 24.5.0 I have two mail accounts that I have deprecated, one I do not have login information for anymore, the other I would like thunderbird to stop downloading emails from (as they are ...
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Thunderbird's “Get Mail” button performs no noticeable action and provides no status update

I have an Google Apps for Business account. The we use the email through the Google Apps account and have IMAP turned on. Long story short, Thunderbird "Just works" most of the time, but ...
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How to remove the notification “1000 Unread Messages” beside login logo in Windows XP? [duplicate]

My sister computer have three logins: 1.) Administrator 2.) Limited Account 3.) Guest Everytime the pc is open, the Admin login have notification beside it saying: 1000 Unread Messages. How to remove ...
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Muttator moveto not moving to parent folder

Using Muttator 3.1 and Thunderbird 24.5, I try to move a message to a folder that has subfolders. moveto Account: Account/Inbox/Orders/ This results in the error: More than one match for ...
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Thunderbird keeps freezing

Every time I do something in Thunderbird it freezes and says "Not Responding" from anywhere between 10 seconds to a full minute. When I say something I mean: moving a message, opening a message, ...
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mail client for multiple IMAP accounts

I have bought few sites and I got registered emails with theses sites. Right now I have about 100 email accounts. It is mostly Gmail IMAPs accounts. I am looking for mail client that can read so ...
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How to view html source in Thunderbird when “Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64”?

I press Ctrl+U in the Icedove (Thunderbird), and see plaintext. Last two headers are: Content-Type: text/html; charset=utf-8 Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64 and the rest data is encoded. How to ...
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Can Thunderbird play sounds correctly on Linux?

I am trying to configure Thunderbird to play a sound when an email arrives and although i have set it there is no sound. When I try to test a sound via the Play button, the sound is not played. Is ...
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Thunderbird printing: How to shrink images to fit page without shrinking text?

When I print an email in Thunderbird and choose the Scale Option Shrink to Fit (on the Print Preview screen) it shrinks large images down so that they fit to the width of the page, but at the same ...
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Thunderbird: Compose Message and set font-size for all (pasted) text

I am sure I am not the only one with this problem: When you write an email in Thunderbird v24.4 and you paste text copied from a website, the different formatting will appear as well. Thus there are ...