Free email client from Mozilla. Specify your version number when asking.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (3)

0
votes
1answer
13 views

Marking mail as spam in Thunderbird

Is there an easy way to flag mail as spam within Thunderbird? I get heaps of spam and having to go deep within the menu to create custom rules and name them different things every time I want to block ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

How to disable alterts from Google Calendar in Thunderbird?

For some unknown reason, I got alter notifications of events from Google Calendar in my Thunderbird inbox. The subject is "Alert - XXXX". The XXXX part is the event summary/subject in Google ...
0
votes
1answer
4 views

In thunderbird: mailing list with CC

I have two sets of addressees that I send many emails to; one set is only CC'ed. What would be an efficient way to do it? I could set two mailing lists: one for the regular addressees and the other of ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

(thunderbird:32644): GLib-GObject-WARNING **: Attempt to add property GnomeProgram::default-icon after class was initialised

I use Ubuntu 14.04, when I start Mozilla Thunderbird, it will report some warning: (thunderbird:32644): GLib-GObject-WARNING **: Attempt to add property GnomeProgram::default-icon after class ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Can IMAP clients read my contacts from Office 365?

I'm using a Mac. I'm using Postbox as my email client (which is actually Firefox thunderbird under the hood). I'm connecting to my email that is hosted in Office 365 via IMAP. Email works great. ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

“Select folder for offline use” without storing attachments

Is it possible to tell Thunderbird to make a folder available for offline use, but to fetch attachments on demand? I'd like to be able to fulltext-search my archives when offline, yet I hardly ever ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

Why is the FSF's GnuPG bot “Edward” unable to decrypt my encrypted emails?

I am facing a problem when attempting to send an encrypted email via Enigmail (Thunderbird) in Ubuntu 14.04. I was following the Email Self-Defense guide https://emailselfdefense.fsf.org/en/ ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

How to backup old emails locally in Thunderbird and then remove them from IMAP server?

I am using Godaddy IMAP email with Thunderbird as my desktop client on Windows 7. The email service has unlimited mailbox size but the local Thunderbird is having troubles due to the large size of the ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

Im using Thuderbird IMAP accesing my Gmail account, what folder needs to subscribe and what safe to unsubscribe?

Im using Thuderbird IMAP accesing my Gmail account, what folder needs to subscribe and what safe to unsubscribe? I ask this because I noticed that the messages inside say example: Important Folder, ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Thunderbird won't start - addon error?

Thunderbird won't open. I've uninstalled it and installed it again but it did not work. Is it an addon that bothers it? Code AdapterDeviceID: 0x0a16 AdapterVendorID: 0x8086 Add-ons: ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Enforce UTF-8 charset for outgoing attachments in Thunderbird

There are a few questions here about setting the charsets of outgoing messages in Thunderbird (1, 2), and some on setting content transfer encoding for attachments (3), but I haven't seen anything ...
1
vote
0answers
28 views

Thunderbird: Fetch new messages from server except imported messages

I am using Windows Live Mail for years, but decided to use Thunderbird. I use my mail clients with POP3 connection. I can import my WLM messages into Thunderbird via Import Export Tools and imported ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Move one mail at a time in batch in Thunderbird

I am moving a large IMAP account (Gmail) to another. But sometimes Thunderbird stalls when moving a large batch of mails (like 5000). And then I have to start over, because it seems that Thunderbird ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Thunderbird and GMail: messages appear in multiple folders

I've added the IMAP account for GMail to my Thunderbird and life is good in general. One thing continues to annoy me, however. New messages show up in the account's "Inbox" as one would expect. ...
0
votes
1answer
7 views

Thunderbird: Disable Selective Quoting when Replying

In Mozilla Thunderbird, how do I disable selective quoting when replying? Selective quoting is where one can select a part or portion of the message, hit reply and have only that part show up in ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

How can I compact the headers in my emails in Thunderbird 24.5?

The headers appear in a gray box at the top of the email. On my old computer, which had Thunderbird 24.6 and Windows7, there was a little plus sign to click to show the headers and a minus sign to ...
1
vote
1answer
11 views

What is introducing quoted-printables into my PGP-encrypted emails?

I've set up PGP email encryption on two computers using Enigmail and Thunderbird. One is running Mac OS X, and the other is running Arch Linux. Everything functions fine from within Thunderbird on ...
1
vote
1answer
17 views

Thunderbird: “do not distract me” for one account

I have two email accounts at work: My personal account, which works the way I want it to by default, and a shared support account that gets messages every minute or so. I am actually not in support, ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

I can't send or receive emails

I use for my official email Mozilla Thunderbird and for 2-3 days I haven't been able to send any emails nor to receive such emails. There's no problem with the server of our company and also I haven't ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

What is “Unix Mailspool (Movemail)”?

Thunderbird only offers to create another account in the format "Unix Mailspool (Movemail)". What is this format? It looks different from "Maildir".
1
vote
0answers
12 views

Use a custom sendmail binary in Thunderbird

I would like to add an option to "Outgoing Server" that uses a custom local sendmail binary (in my case for notbit) like it is possible in Evoution: Is there such an option in Thunderbird? (german ...
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Thunderbird : Load remote images when going to offline mode

I already know I can change "mailnews.message_display.disable_remote_image" to false on config options for evade. The question is about loading remote images. If thunderbird downloads messages when ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

pgp pass phrase not working in enigmail but does in command line

Hi I've been strugling with this issue of pass phrase and due to the amount of mail I have encrypted, I can't seriously change my pass phrase. Here's the issue : Enigmail don't recognize my pass ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
3 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
38 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
9 views

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?
1
vote
1answer
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
59 views

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 ...
-2
votes
1answer
40 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
25 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
27 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
88 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
68 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

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.
3
votes
1answer
14 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
58 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
96 views

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. ...
1
vote
0answers
8 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

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 ...