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I can't connect to gmail on thunderbird

A year ago I got connected but after not using thunderbird for a long time it's not working. It's showing email from 9/8/14. My internet is working fine(My password could be wrong. Here are some ...
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Thunderbird Lightning Calendar sync or import from MS Outlook

I have recently started using Thunderbird as my mail client and I like it (much better than what they want me to use - Outlook). Although I am well settled with email and contacts, I still want to ...
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Can I configure Thunderbird 3 to refresh the folder list for an Exchange IMAP account?

Background: When used as an IMAP client against Gmail, Thunderbird 3 (may be the case in v2 also, not sure) will refresh it's list of folders (the folders correspond to Gmail labels) when you do ...
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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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Is it possible to have Thunderbird-like local folders in claws-mail?

I like using claws-mail with an IMAP email account, but I need a way to move mail from my size-limited inbox to a local folder and still be able to search through it. Is this possible using a local ...
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Can I create arbitrary custom calendar colours in Thunderbird/Lighting?

In Thunderbird/Lightning you select from a limited range of custom colours by right-clicking on the calendar and selecting Properties. However, is it possible to make a calendar an arbitrary colour ...
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Mac <--> Linux encrypted e-mails

To send encrypted e-mail between Linux and Mac, what are some solutions on both sides? The Mac seems to be settled on GPGTools -- looks pretty good. On the Linux side, I'm using Thunderbird, so, ...
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Thunderbird > 4.x on Linux does not honour default browser

Under KDE 4.7 I have "chromium-browser-chromium" set as my default browser in system settings. This works for KDE apps, but not Thunderbird. I suspect that Thunderbird is looking for the default ...
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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 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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How to hide e-mail signature in Thunderbird

I'd like to know if there is a way to auto-hide e-mail signatures in Thunderbird (setting or extension). Ideally, it should only show a line with some text like "Click here to display signature". ...
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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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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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Started getting duplicate emails again in Thunderbird 3.x

It is a known issue with Thunderbird 3.x that it downloads duplicate emails. I installed Thunderbird 3.1.5 last month (it's awesome!) and configured it to not download duplicate emails using the ...
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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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Thunderbird storing two copies of sent mails [closed]

I have linked two accounts in Thunderbird, one Gmail and one Outlook. At first I had checked that I wanted sent mail copies to be placed in the "Sent" folder in both accounts. In the Gmail it worked ...
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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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Get a warning when replying email from a different identity in Thunderbird?

I use Thunderbird 31.2.0 and I need to get warning when replying email from a different identity. For example, I got a message from someone@gmail.com to myemail_1@gmail.com: From : someone@gmail.com ...
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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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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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Can Thunderbird and MS Outlook be made to play nice together

I have had a long-term ongoing battle in having nicely formatted emails sent in Thunderbird totally destroyed by MS Outlook. Are there any settings in either program which can resolve disagreements ...
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“Manual threading” in Thunderbird?

I use Thunderbird's threaded view of email messages to group emails together which are related. However, sometimes people will reply to messages using some mail program which does not properly set the ...
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How to mass remove attachments in Thunderbird using Attachment Extractor?

I found the Attachment Extractor that should do exactly what I want--to delete attachments from selected or all emails. Unfortunately, after installing it and restarting Thunderbird, it did not work ...
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Probing server in Mozilla Thunderbird won't finish

I am trying to configure an e-mail account in Mozilla Firefox that some months ago used to work. However, when I try to configure it, it will stop when "Probing server", it keeps forever probing the ...
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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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Thunderbird 31.2.0 “warping” in text-only Compose window on both Linux and Windows

On the latest Tb 31.2.0, with HTML composing disabled, and no signature, I often experience this: I open a new/blank Compose window, or hit reply, and start typing in the main area, only to find that ...
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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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How to get Thunderbird to collect addresses from not-already-downloaded IMAP messages?

I've created a new Thunderbird account to work with an IMAP account of mine on some mail server. I have all the message headers downloaded now, not all the bodies, and have read a couple of messages. ...
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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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Thunderbird 3.0 error while trying to get mail: “The folder is being processed. Please wait until processing is complete to get messages.”

Just upgraded to TB3. On opening TB i get a message 'determining which messages to index'. After several minutes, the message disappears. If i then try to get mail, the message quoted in the title ...
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Make Thunderbird3 not switch to firefox after clicking a link

Using ThunderBird 3 on Windows 7. When I get a mail with a link, I usually click it, if I know what it's about. Sadly, Thunderbird switches to Firefox which is opening the new tab. I'm active on ...
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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 Thunderbird, how can one attach from command line a file containing commas (,) in its name?

thunderbird -compose "attachment='$HOME/test test.txt'" works. thunderbird -compose "attachment='$HOME/test, test.txt'" does not work and gives a file does not exist error message. This must be ...
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How can I view the HTML of a Thunderbird e-mail?

I am writing an e-mail in Thunderbird, formatting it with bold, italic, bullets, etc. When I am finished, I would like to copy the HTML to my blog. I tried the Edit HTML Source Add-On but it "is not ...
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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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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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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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One email address recognized as spam [migrated]

Emails send from some of the addresses in one domain are marked as spam by multiple email clients. Since just few addresses within the domain are marked as spam, I do not think it is a domain problem, ...
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Can I change the update channel in Portable Thunderbird?

I need some explanation on how to update a Thunerbird Portable installation to beta or aurora. I tried to change the preferences in about:config, changing update.channel to aurora, but that had no ...
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How to reply with attachment on Thunderbird

Thunderbird 12.0.1, install addon - "with Attach 3.0" below is quoted from https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/thunderbird/addon/withattach/ As the author says, it will supply "reply with attachment" , ...
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Thunderbird: font size when composing mails, whitespace between paragraphs and wrapping plain text

I use Thunderbird for mail now since half a year, and most of it is OK. One of the problems I have is when composing a new mail in HTML. In Apple Mail I could use RTF if I'm correct, and that worked a ...
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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 ...
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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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Accept and Decline button missing in thunderbird when receiving an invitation

I'm using Thunderbird 12.0.1 with the following add-ons for the calendar: Lightning 1.4 Provider for Google calendar 0.9 I'm working with Ubuntu 12.04 When I receive an event invitation from ...