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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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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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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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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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Thunderbird email not connecting on a specific computer

Turned on my computer this morning and none of my emails connect on Thunderbird. All of them give the message: "server email@email has disconnected. The server may have gone down or there may be a ...
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Opening http links from thunderbird opens new firefox instance

hope your can help, this problem is really annoying and I can't find an answer. I use Firefox with personal profile "FFbeta", which I start using command line parameters C:\Program Files ...
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Thunderbird remote profile is huge

A long time ago (with Thunderbird 2 or 3) I knew a solution how to permanently delete old messages which are stored in the folder appdata/roaming/profile/xxxxx/mail Unfortunately I can't remember how ...
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177 views

How to make thunderbird save attachments as .html instead of .xht?

I'm encountering a problem regarding handling of attachments with Thunderbird (9.0.1, Win 7). I've set Thunderbird to open HTML files with Firefox. But currently, Thunderbird adds a ".xht" extension ...
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Thunderbird 17 - requires administrator rights on win7

Nutshell: Any time Thunderbird starts now, it requests privilege escalation. I don't want to give it that because it's downloading mail from the internet and is basically THE attack vector on the ...
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Thunderbird 17.0 message filters destroying my emails

I have been using Thunderbird for years in the following manner (now it's Thunderbird 17.0 on Windows 7): I offload my IMAP emails to my local inbox weekly, then apply hundreds of message filters to ...
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How to stop Outlook 2010 from registering itself as the default email client over and over again?

I'm usually using Thunderbird, but for testing purposes have to start Outlook every now and then. Afterwards, Thunderbird informs me that it is no longer the default client, which it should have ...
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mails deleted from thunderbird while system formatting

I am screwed and really disturbed. Since 1 year i am using Thunderbird and receiving & sending emails using it. I have a godaddy hosted webmail account. Now today i re-installed windows in my ...
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Corrupt file after attaching in Thunderbird

I'm having this annoying issue lately. Every file that I attach at some message, it goes corrupted to the receiver. And when someone send me something attached using Thunderbird I can't open the file, ...
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Can't send email with Thunderbird after some time

I always use Thunderbird, which is awesome! But there's something that's bothering me though. When I write some new email and take some time editing, correting spelling, grammar, that kind of thing, ...
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Thunderbird not checking mail automatically

I'm using Thunderbird 15.0.1 Windows 7 x64. I figured out the issue few updates ego. Once I tried to turn off all add-ons, but its not helps. I have only one POP e-mail account (and it is default), ...
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How to recover from Thunderbird safemode?

Recently, I have updated Thunderbird to the latest version(14.0) on windows 7. And added some add-ons. As it said add-ons are not compatible with the version, I disabled all the add-ons. Since ...
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Why have my two different portable Thunderbird have stopped working on Windows 7?

I have two separate portable Thunderbird .exes on my laptop. Suddenly today while working, the Thunderbird that was open said that it "had stopped working" and shut down with the following error ...
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Thunderbird 14 acount overview says “Inbox (100)”

The new overview of Thunderbird 14 says: Posteingang (100) / Inbox (100) The number should be the actual number of emails in the inbox. But I have actually 205 emails in y inbox. So why does it say ...
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Email sent from Thunderbird identity keeps 'from' field of the original account

Summary Emails sent from a Thunderbird identity I retain the 'from' address of the original gmail account. Explanation I'm using Thunderbird 14 on a portable installation with Google as provider, ...
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On Thunderbird 12, how can I see attached images expanded on message body?

I just wanna to open e-mail messages on my Thunderbird and see attached images without the need for manually opening attachments, like a lot of webmails, that show at least their thumbnails...
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Thunderbird client forgets email accounts

I'm having difficulty solving an issue with Thunderbird, it seems to forget the linked account that it gets the mail from. I have done some research regarding this and have discovered that there are a ...
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312 views

How to disable smilies in Thunderbird?

My Thunderbird e-mail client has a very wrong habbit. In version 13.0.1 on my Windows 7 there is annoying thing I do not know how to disable. When I press ALT + <number> It generates smilies ...
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535 views

Disable image attachment resize dialog for new emails in Thunderbird

I think I can manage the size and bandwidth of the images I'm sending via emails myself, but any time a large enough image is attached to a new email, e.g. via Windows Explorer right-clicking an image ...
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Missing folders in Thunderbird

I upgraded Thunderbird from 9 to 10 and now folders are missing. In my Local Folders I had a folder named "Backup2". It no longer shows in Thunderbird. But when I go to ...
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Thunderbird removes leading spaces before XML/HTML tags, how can I disable that feature?

The following is especially annoying on XML / HTML / XSL / etc user groups and mailing lists. When I create a new plain-text message and type the following message in Thunderbird 9.0.1: Check this ...
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Using a certificate in Thunderbird

I have my certifcate issued by "TC Trustcenter" in a CER file. Thunderbird 3.0 needs it as a PFX files. So I installed the CER certificate with the Internet options in the Control Panel. Thereafter I ...
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Turning off Thunderbird's new e-mail tray icon notification for selective accounts

I have some IMAP accounts in my Thunderbird that I do not want to be notified of new mail coming in. However, I do want to turn off e-mail checking for said accounts and I do not want to turn off ...
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Multiple thunderbird Icons in System Tray(Windows 7) & TaskBar

Is this some new "feature" for thunderbird 8? When I start thunderbird it starts by opening thunderbird. Once it is loading thunderbird it loads another 6 thunderbirds. The windows are called ...
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How do I sync Thunderbird across two computers?

I have a computer (laptop) at work that I have installed Thunderbird on and set all of these rules, created contacts, and updated calendars on. I don't want to have to go through all of that process ...
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276 views

How change Windows 7 so applications launch Thunderbird instead of Outlook?

I have a number of applications (e.g. GoToMeeing) which open up an e-mail which is ready to write. However, they always open Outlook instead of the e-mail client that I use: Thunderbird. Where is the ...
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Thunderbird “Folders” and “Inbox” font size

Graphical programs are such a pain sometimes. I am of an age where 1024x768 is the highest resolution that I can see. I had set my Windows 7 system fonts to be 125% - that helps a lot - but it screws ...
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How can I prevent Outlook 2010 from becoming the default mail client

I'm running Windows 7 Professional 64-bit, Outlook 2010 32-bit and Thunderbird. Thunderbird is my default mail client, but occasionally I have to run Outlook. Whenever I do that, the next time I ...
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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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Why is Thunderbird saying I am working offline when Work Offline is not ticked?

Thunderbird says "You are currently offline. Do you want to go online to get new messages?" The menu item File->Work Offline is not checked. Is there another "offline" setting? Back story: I moved ...
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567 views

Automatically edit specific section out and forward emails

Is it possible to automatically strip unwanted text out of a message body and forward it to another email address? I currently receive a weekly list of songs to play on my radio show in a list from 1 ...
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Is there any way to attach GPG public key by default in Thunderbird?

I want to include a text file containing my GPG public key in all the mails that I send using Mozilla Thunderbird. Is there any way to configure Thunderbird to automatically include this file whenever ...
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Why is my IMAP/POP connection blocked on Thunderbird?

I recently started using my local public library for getting work done outside the house. The free wifi is fast and works great for every website or other operation I've attempted...except for my IMAP ...
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SMTP server keeps timing out when I try to send mail from Thunderbird

I am using Charter.net as my email account and can send from the website but not from Thunderbird. I have no proxy and I have all security settings to none. What could be the problem? I am using ...
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How to add an account when Thunderbird warns “potentially vulnerable to CVE-2009-3555”?

I just updated to Thunderbird 3.1 and now when I attempt to add in a new email account for one of my domains I get mail.server.example potentially vulnerable to CVE-2009-3555. Now reading up on it ...
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Thunderbird does not allow anymore to open url links with the predefined browser

I'm just switched from XP to Seven. I have transferred my Firefox and Thunderbird profiles to my old XP pc to my new Seven pc. Firefox and Thunderbird work as expected, apart that with Thunderbird now ...
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How to have Windows 7 index Thunderbird 3 messages?

How can I have Windows 7 index my Thunderbird 3 email messages? According to this article (Dec. 2009), this should be possible. "Integration With Windows Search (Windows 7/Vista) On first ...
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Recovering Thunderbird mail after a Windows 7 upgrade

I installed Windows 7 over Windows XP and forgot to backup my emails. I still have the Thunderbird profile folder saved in Documents and Settings though. How do I go about recovering all my mail and ...
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Load Thunderbird and have it minimize straight to system tray

I'm setting up Thunderbird and need the mail program to jump into the system tray right after opening. I tried a couple plugins that should have made it minimize but they don't see to work (maybe ...