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Drafts are not deleted after sending email with Thunderbird/Enigmail/Gmail

When I write a longer email, Thunderbird creates occasional drafts to save the message. But instead of overwriting the old draft, it creates a new one every time it saves the message. These drafts are ...
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How to configure Thunderbird Quick Filter toolbar shortcut

In recent versions of Thunderbird, they changed behavior of Quick Filters search toolbar. I use it very heavily on thousands of mails. Now pressing Escape, will close it, and there is no quick way to ...
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Thunderbird gmail IMAP error

I am trying to setup a gmail account in the Thunderbird and I get the following error: Here are the IMAP settings (I have tried it with imap.gmail.com as well and it doesn't work): Here are the ...
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Undelete 100k mails in Gmail [closed]

One of our Gmail accounts has 100k mails in the trash, and all mail in the bin should be recovered. Mail in the trash will be deleted automatically over time. What is the best way to undelete these ...
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Persistent search result tabs in Thunderbird?

How can I make search result tabs in Thunderbird persistent between sessions? For example: I make a search in Thunderbird and get the search results in a new tab. However, after a restart of ...
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How to increase the number of pdf files firefox/thunderbird can open

I'd like to know if there is a setting that limits the number of PDF files which can be open at any point in time in the firefox or thunderbird browser. I have a large amount of PDF open in my browser ...
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iMac 21.5" (2010) OSX Yosemite 10.10.2 / Thunderbird 31.5.0

I want to delete 'offered' email addresses from T'bird's lists. This is easy in 'Collected Addresses' but there are other, often duplicated, lists such as 'Family' that include out of date info. If I ...
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Thunderbird GnuPG + Enigmail: encryption command failed

Yesterday Thunderbird complained that I used GnuPG 1.x and the next update of TB would not work with this version. So I upgraded my Mac (OSX 10.10 Yosemite) to GnuPG 2. Now I see that TB has a new ...
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Sync two POP3 accounts to two thunderbird accounts

I've a samba network with thunderbird mails and profiles saved on a server. That way all users can access their mail whatever computer they log into. This works really well. Now I've one e-mail ...
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How to get Thunderbird to nicely format Markdown?

I like Thunderbird for my email along with plain text. I disabled HTML emails and generally write most of my stuff in markdown anyway. So I'm looking for a way, to get Thunderbird to display markdown ...
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import Imap files and folders to gmail account on ubuntu

sorry if I am not clear enough, but I don't know all the terms because I am new to this field. And sorry for my English. As backup I have all emails from the old provider in form of many folders and ...
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Can Enigmail automatically not encrypt email for multiple recipients?

I have Enigmail/Thunderbird set up to automatically encrypt email when I send it to a particular recipient. I have it choosing my keys "By Per-Recipient Rules" and "By Email Addresses according to the ...
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Why does KeePassX auto-type not work for Enigmail passphrase prompts?

Whenever encrypting/decrypting an email using the Enigmail extension for Thunderbird, the "Enter Passphase" popup doesn't allow switching windows or workspaces. Because my password is in KeePassX, I ...
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Thunderbird/Lightning: How to display event details when selecting an event?

I'd like to view a calendar event's description when selecting an event in the calendar. The event details should be visible in the calendar pane, and it should be possible to copy text from the ...
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Thunderbird: Receive email from a limited time only?

I have a old mail address for years, now I want to sync only mails from 01/01/2025 instead of load all old mail. Can I do this with thunderbird?
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Searching in Thunderbird

I’m having trouble searching in Thunderbird. I’m reading the help and it isn’t clear to me what happens when you search for a special character. How might one search for the word “D-Link” for ...
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Show mails threaded by default in Thunderbird

When I create a new folder in Thunderbird, mails are typically not threaded (that is, grouped by topic). How can I change that? What's the right key in the config editor?
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Why is my mouse lagging over Thunderbird email or folder pane?

In Thunderbird 31.5.0 I noticed an annoying mouse delay/stutter when mousing over the email list or folder pane. At the same time I see a CPU spike of about 25% (older WinXP dual core system). Why ...
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Import Thunderbird folders from one computer to another?

I use Mozilla Thunderbird. I have had to change computers and need to know if I can import all the mails and folders from my old work computer to my new one? When I set up Thunderbird on my ...
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How to slow down outbox sending rate in Thunderbird?

I want to send 1,000 emails to 1,000 address using Thunderbird. The emails are generated using a Windows MAPI. When these mails and rendered, it will send immediately. Rendering 1,000 mails takes ...
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Invalid hostname in HELO sent by MUA

I have a mail server running exim4 with an ACL that drops the smtp session if the hostname in HELO is an IP address. Exim is configured to do the reverse dns check. The said ACL is the very first one ...
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Send bulk emails upon receiving an email from a specific address in Outlook or Thunderbird

I want an filter or a rule that allows me to send bulk emails to around 200 recipients when an email is received from a specific address. For example, when the email client receives an email From ...
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How to backup email in Thunderbird using IMAP and not deleting them on server?

I would like to backup my emails from an IMAP server. One solution I found is to use Thunderbird' Archive option. However, in order to keep email on server, I have to undelete them all after ...
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Thunderbird mails from Outlook linked account treated as spam

I have linked two accounts in Thunderbird, one Gmail and one Outlook. When I sent a mail from the Outlook one the mail in the recipient go straight into the Spam folder. After sending a mail directly ...
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Move thousands of thunderbird mail to outlook.com

I'm trying to move my 12+ years of email to one cloud account on outlook.com for ubiquitous access and searchability. It's scattered in 10+ accounts in a Thunderbird client. About 40.000 msgs. I've ...
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Import Thunderbird Lightning Calendar events and tasks into new environment

My Ubuntu-installation stopped working correctly, but I managed to make a copy of my personal files. Now I'm trying to setup Thunderbird + Lightning on an another computer (Windows 7). Mail no ...
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Converting Thunderbird message filters to saved searches

I'm quite into organizing my mailbox. I have dozens of message filters in Thunderbird that sort my incoming e-mail into a lots of folders. Recently I realized that it'd fit my needs better if I had ...
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Prevent Thunderbird from mangling HTML signature

I just recently put together a HTML signature that uses a little bit of CSS the problem is that Thunderbird mangles a @import for a google web-font by trying to turn the URL into a Link. I saw in ...
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Using Enigmail encryption on mutiple devices

So I'm relatively new to email encryption and thought I would start out using thunderbird + enigmail to get me started. I've managed to set it up and work with it properly but I'm not sure what to do ...
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How to Transfer Yahoo mail to Thunderbird?

I want to collect my Yahoo mail folders. I tried to transfer Yahoo mail to Thunderbird. When I try to configure Thunderbird, it says that the username or password is incorrect. But actually it's ...
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How Do I import emails in outlook 2010?

I have converted all my Mac Thunderbird emails to .pst format using thunderbird to pst converter application which I got from here http://thunderbirdtopst.com/. I am completely confused with the ...
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Thunderbird email from specific user is causing performance issues

In our office we are using Thunderbird. One user in particular, when using Thunderbird, has issues with sending and receiving emails. Whenever he sends an email, it takes 3 times as long to connect ...
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How to make full text search in an archived RSS feed

I follow a few topics using Google Alerts and using Thunderbird RSS Reader. I read them as they come. After a few months, I suddenly need a name of a company that is supplying one school, which I ...
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Force Mozilla Thunderbird to reply to all in newsreader

I am using Mozilla Thunderbird 31.4. On some newsgroup entries, when I choose "Reply All" I get this message: The author of this message has requested that responses be sent only to the author. ...
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How can I force Thunderbird to encrypt an email and its attachments?

How can I force Thunderbird to encrypt and email and its attachments? Here is what I have so far: With Thunderbird open, I clicked on the Write button. I chose Enigmail > Force Encryption and ...
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How to enable fullscreen mode in Thunderbird on Linux?

How can I make Thunderbird go fullscreen in Linux? Specifically, I am using Mate at the moment. Previously, I used OS X which had a shortcut (cmd+shift+F) for entering and exiting fullscreen. When I ...
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Bad side of enabling sending emails in the background? [closed]

Thunderbird is rather slow when sending emails. Send dialog seem to never go away. They admit that and offers an option to set sending emails in the background. Thunderbird does send slowly by ...
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Do no pop up spam message notifications in Thunderbird on Windows

In Windows 8 I don't mind the pop up notifications of new email messages, but I wish it would not do it for messages that it flags as * * * SPAM * * *. Is it possible to leave this enabled for ...
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Change the sort order in Thunderbird on multiple columns

I would like to be able to sort (order by) email messages based on three (3) of the columns. Specifically at the top would be Starred, then Unread and then by Age (Newest at the top) (with Starred ...
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Thunderbird: show current column while composing a message

How do people configure Thunderbird or Icedove to show the current column number in the statusbar when writing draft e-mails? I can not see this option in the 'Preferences -> Composition' Menu. ...
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Delete multiple emails from email server (pop)

I have to delete emails that are older than six months and bigger than 1mb from multiple accounts, and my email webclient doesn't allow me to filter by those at the same time, so I'm looking for a way ...
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When message is deleted on server, message is not removed from Thunderbird

Is it possible to setup Thunderbird so when I deleted a message from the server, it is deleted from the Thunderbird client so everything is sync'd. My phone does not have this trouble, all are setup ...
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Making Thunderbird always show “Recipient” column in Search Messages window

Using Thunderbird (version 31.4.0), I want to automatically show "Recipient" as one of the columns in the Find Messages window (Ctrl+Shift+F), and have Thunderbird remember that setting after I close ...
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Thunderbird does not inform on new message when it was moved by Gmail Filter

I've created several Gmail Filters which move messages to its dedicated folders skipping the Gmail Inbox. I read Gmail messages using Thunderbird IMAP. Now, when a new message arrive to Gmail and ...
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Always play sound when new e-mail message received

How to make Thunderbird to play a sound on each new e-mail message, even if there are unread messages? By default it plays only on the first message and if I don't read it, then it ignores all newer ...
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Thunderbird multiple process -no-remote and http-links

Whenever I click a Link in thunderbird which was started with the -no-remote option and firefox is running, I get a "Firefox is already running ... " error message. Is there a way to prevent this ...
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View Outlook contact attachments received in Thunderbird

Using Microsoft Outlook, you can send contacts as an attachment. If I receive one of these attachments using Thunderbird, is there any way I can open it? (Without installing Outlook, that is.)
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Move large amounts of emails into another IMAP account one-by-one in Thunderbird

When selecting a few hundred mails in one IMAP account and move them into another account, Thunderbird seems to work like this: first Thunderbird starts with downloading them somewhere temporary if ...
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How do I set where different incoming emails go in Mozilla Thunderbird?

I would like emails from different addresses to go to different folders in Thunderbird. Is there a way of doing this? For example, I have set up a folder for emails from Wikia forums (email address: ...
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Data not recognized in transferred Thunderbird profile

I transferred the Thunderbird profile from a Debian Wheezy installation to a Mint 17 installation. Thunderbird recognizes the add-ins and layout preferences in the profile, but not any of the user ...