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59 views

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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1answer
39 views

Backing up specific emails from Gmail to Outlook or Thunderbird

I’ve been using Gmail from the day it appeared. Naturally, over the years, some of my work email related to several projects wound up on my private email, which I’m referring to here. I’ve tagged all ...
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3answers
139 views

How do I stop Gmail from opening mailto links in Chrome?

I followed the instructions to set Gmail as my default email client by inserting this: In address bar of same tab, type/paste this & hit enter: ...
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0answers
106 views

Google Apps migration - Thunderbird emails to Gmail

I'm currently doing a migration of all our employee's email accounts to google. Some people use Outlook, others use Thunderbird. Moving outlook emails is ok as Google support migrating through pst ...
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0answers
52 views

Server side mail search over IMAP

How do I configure Postbox (or Thunderbird, on which it is based) to perform server-side searches over IMAP? I have > 30000 emails on my Gmail account, and the search function of Postbox doesn't find ...
3
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3answers
2k views

Thunderbird gives “ Not enough disk space ” alert, after trying to download more emails ( Win 7, 64 bit )

So, today I have installed Mozilla Thunderbird 24.2.0 on my Windows 7 (64 bit) machine. It was downloading emails, until it hit an error. An alert showed up saying : "There is not enough disk space ...
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0answers
27 views

Move deleted mails to another folder besides Gmail's trash

I have set up a Gmail account with IMAP at Thunderbird (17.0.9). Everything so far works good. When I delete my mails the are moved under Gmail's Trash But this is something I do not want to happen ...
2
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1answer
114 views

Can't Change xp Default mailto handler

I installed Thunderbird to try it out then uninstalled it from a windows xp machine and now when I try to change the default mailto handler from internet options programs tab, It allows me to change ...
3
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1answer
222 views

Thunderbird import to Gmail excludes many emails

What could cause an import to Gmail in Thunderbird to exclude many (i.e., more than 1000 emails not copied in a folder with 1284 emails) that were in the original account? I am imagining things like ...
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1answer
857 views

Feasibility of transferring email from Yahoo to GMail using IMAP and PC email client

A friend of mine wants to move from Yahoo to GMail. I've had a search on the web, and most of the articles seem from some time ago and/or might not work. I wonder if anyone could comment on whether ...
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3answers
4k views

How to make Thunderbird play nice with Google mail

Thunderbird and gmail aren't exactly the best of friends. Gmail's labels mean that Thunderbird often downloads multiple copies of a single mail. Anything tagged in gmail will appear in a folder ...
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1answer
959 views

Export Thunderbird filters to import them in gmail

is there a way to export message filters from Thunderbird and import them to gmail? I tried the "message filter import/export" add-on but gmail is not able to understand them.
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0answers
427 views

Use Thunderbird to send via Amazon SES

I'm trying to configure ThunderBird to send email messages using SMTP/Amazon SES. Amazon provides documentation on how to configure Outlook which should, in theory, mean that I could configure an ...
0
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0answers
218 views

Thunderbird and Gmail - Mail fetcher

Basically I want to use Thunderbird to manage all my email accounts. But I also want to retain the ability to use Gmail's mail fetcher for a select few accounts. The thing I don't want to do is ...
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1answer
6k views

Google two factor authentication rejects login from Thunderbird

Since I turned on the two-factor login in googlemail, I cannot login from Thunderbird anymore. (Before it was all fine.) What do I have to change in Thunderbird?
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1answer
96 views

Configured my company mail id to my Personal mail address [closed]

I have configured to make the mails from my company mail id to be retrieved in my Personal mail address(gmail). Here I dont know is there any possibility for my management members to access my ...
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3answers
633 views

How can I archive my emails in Thunderbird to monthly archive folders?

I'm using x64 Linux Mint 13 (Maya), which is based on Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise). The current version of Thunderbird installed is 17.0.2. My goal is to archive my messages into custom folders that are a) ...
3
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0answers
163 views

Gmail's important message markings in Thunderbird

I know I can see my Gmail Priority Inbox in Thunderbird, but what I'd really like is to have those yellow markings beside messages that indicate whether a message is important or not. Is there a way ...
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2answers
924 views

Using Thunderbird and gmail, sent items appear as unread in “All Mail”

I'm using a gmail account in Thunderbird. When I send a message, a new mail notification appears (sound and system try icon), an unread message appears in the gmail All Mail folder, and the account ...
4
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1answer
739 views

How does Thunderbird handle the label in Gmail?

I would like migrate everything from one Gmail account to another. After some searching, I think the best way to do this is to simply add both Gmail accounts in Thunderbird and copy everything from ...
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0answers
201 views

Thunderbird 16.0.1 with IMAP on Gmail on Windows 7

My Thunderbird Trash folder is messed up and it does not get fixed by "Repair Folder". When I delete a message it goes into the Trash folder but if I try to access the message, I get a pop-up error ...
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1answer
537 views

Thunderbird 15.0 and Gmail Not Syncing Correctly

Just got done reading these articles: https://support.mozillamessaging.com/en-US/kb/thunderbird-and-gmail#w_configuring-your-gmail-account ...
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1answer
98 views

Backing up gmail, alternatives to thunderbird? [closed]

Since mozilla thunderbird is not continuing to be developed, what other options are there to backup gmail?
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5answers
5k views

Thunderbird very slow with Gmail

I'm using the latest version of Thunderbird with 3 Gmail accounts. Every time I launch it it seems it's downloading all my messages again. I've compacted folders (is the action working for the 3 ...
0
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1answer
359 views

Wrong return address with Mozilla Thunderbird and Gmail

I have 4 Gmail accounts listed in Thunderbird. A while back I noticed when I send an email from one of the accounts, it goes to them and the email is fine, but the return address is one of my other ...
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0answers
94 views

Activate Gmail vacation reply from Thunderbird

Is there a trick to activate Gmail vacation auto-reply service from Thunderbird, without having to log into Gmail account via web browser? It's too many steps for such a simple and yet important ...
0
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0answers
108 views

Mozilla Thunderbird and redundant Inbox views

I have a user with Mozilla Thunderbird and we just put in a GMail account into his configuration (to add to what was already there). He now has duplicate "folders" in his Inbox despite having only ...
0
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0answers
277 views

make thunderbird behave more like gmail

Right now I'm using Sparrow, because of how well it works with gmail in a gmail-like fashion. However, I'm now forced to use Thunderbird because of a couple of extensions, and I'd like it to integrate ...
0
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2answers
723 views

Gmail virus scan when using a client like Thunderbird

As you know Gmail scans attachment for viruses (when using native web interface). I was wondering if Gmail is doing the same thing when used by email client such as Thunderbird ? If not is there ...
0
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1answer
345 views

Remove email's labels in Gmail using ThunderBird?

I'm using ThunderBird 3 for the first time and it has done synced my mailbox through IMAP. Can anyone tell me how to remove an email's label in Gmail using ThunderBird?
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2answers
437 views

Getting local POP mailbox messages into Gmail

I currently bring my Gmail mail into Thunderbird via POP for backup purposes (POP is just the way I roll). Should I ever need to push that mail back onto Gmail via IMAP using Thunderbird - is the ...
1
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0answers
161 views

Gmail client with oauth support

I am looking for a Gmail desktop client which supports authentication with oauth so that I don't have to enter password for my accounts. Support for other Gmail features (labels, starred messages) ...
2
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4answers
927 views

How can I force Thunderbird to download mail not marked as new?

My ISP uses Gmail for their email handling - but, sorry Gmail lovers, I don't like it. I much prefer a desktop mail client; Thunderbird specifically at present. However, I've had a computer failure ...
2
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1answer
821 views

How can I use Thunderbird to keep regular offline backups of my Gmail account?

I'd like to use Thunderbird to regularly download all the mail in my Gmail account via IMAP, so if something happened to Gmail or my internet connection is disrupted, I can still access all my mail. ...
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2answers
2k views

After downloading large # of mails, Gmail POP downloads only one message at a time

I have configured Thunderbird to download emails from my Gmail account. Essentially, this is back up of my Gmail account. In Gmail settings, I enabled POP download from the date of account creation. ...
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2answers
508 views

Does an IMAP email client use local disk space?

I wonder if I use some email client like Thunderbird with IMAP protocol, would it consume storage on my hard drive? As I know every time I check my emails, they will be first downloaded to my ...
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5answers
4k views

Convert a Gmail account from POP to IMAP and keep folder structure?

I currently use POP to access my gmail through thunderbird, but I would like to switch to IMAP so that my folders are mirrored on the server, and my sent emails are also available through the web ...
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2answers
964 views

How can I backup my Gmail archive using Thunderbird?

I have setup POP access to Gmail using Thunderbird. At first, it only downloaded about 350 messages all from 2007. Then I switched my Gmail POP settings (inside Gmail) to include 'all mail ever' and ...
0
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1answer
214 views

Thunderbird cannot send email saying 'unkown user' but sending via gmail succeeds

I have set up a new email account on a vps, I can download by pop3 the emails but if i send email to that account i receive the error 'unknown user' while if i send emails by a gmail account ...
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3answers
816 views

How do I conveniently create a filter based on the mailing list headers in Thunderbird?

I am subscribed to many mailing lists, which usually provide special MIME headers such as "List-ID:" , "List-Post:", etc. to signify the E-mail was sent to me through the mailing list. Now, I'm now ...
5
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2answers
2k views

Manage GMail account through Mozilla Thunderbird

For many years I've got a complete mess in my GMail account. I've decided to organize this account, though I cannot to this, because the default (web) interface and management tools of GMail are ...
2
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1answer
178 views

Thunderbird trash always empty with Gmail account

I have a Thunderbird email client connected to my Gmail account and the trash is always empty when I restart my computer. This happens despite having set Thunderbird to not empty trash after closing. ...
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1answer
795 views

Mozilla Thunderbird 3.1.9 - not compatible with GMail conversation view addon?

A lot of time I already spent to find a suitable plugin (or addon) for mozilla thunderbird gmail conversation view. I found this : ...
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4answers
3k views

Unable to use Gmail in Thunderbird 3

Mozilla Thunderbird v.3.1.7 I am trying to setup Gmail, but none of the settings are working. I have tried every resource: Blogs, tutorials Instructions by Google Instructions by Thunderbird ...
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2answers
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How to get rid of Thunderbird error “[NONEXISTENT] Unknown Mailbox: Trash”

Every time I start Thunderbird, I get this error: The current operation on 'Trash' did not succeed. The mail server for account spamspam@gmail.com responded: [NONEXISTENT] Unknown Mailbox: ...
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1answer
773 views

Display archived emails in inbox thread? (Gmail + Thunderbird 3.1)

A features that I liked in GMail was that when an email arrived that was a reply to an earlier email, Gmail would display all of the previous emails along with the new one in a single thread in my ...
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1answer
1k views

Gmail Archive versus Thunderbird Archive?

Can anyone explain the difference here? I have my Gmail accounts setup to use Imap but it appears my archive in gmail is not the same as my archive in Thunderbird? Perhaps I am missing something ...
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2answers
1k views

Thunderbird is removing line breaks on forwarded messages - what gives?

I have Thunderbird connected to my GMail account and when I forward a particular message the line breaks in a response I received from someone have been removed - the text is basically all on one ...
5
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5answers
1k views

Send an email to a group excluding a member in Thunderbird

I use Thunderbird on my MacBook-Pro and sync my contacts from gmail to Mac OS X's address book, then I make some groups of friends in my address book, in Thunderbird I can use this group in send field ...
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2answers
153 views

thunderbird - how to have emails erased automatically removed from gmail?

I understand that by connecting via imap to my gmail account with thunderbird, whatever i do in thunderbird would be reflected in gmail. Yet, if i delete emails in thunderbird, those emails are still ...