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Force Thunderbird to send email with font size 11pt

I have used Outlook 2013 until today, when I finally decided to stop using it until they decide to fix all its IMAP problems. I have therefore reverted to using Thunderbird for now, but there is one ...
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How to sync thunderbird message tags between different TB clients

I have TB clients (v17.0.8) accross several machines (work, home,...) and I usually use tags to classify messages. However, TB is not syncing these tags accross the different clients (starring ...
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Can I change the Thunderbird SMTP, POP3 and IMAP server setting editing some file?

I'm right now in a massive email migration to Google Application (GMail). I must change all the server settings in each Thunderbird client of all my users. I have the Administrator password of each ...
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Hiding messages in Thunderbird automatically?

Is there any way to configure Thunderbird 17 so that when read a message and then go back to the Inbox (or any of the other items in that column) the open message will close automatically? I would ...
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Outlook: How to add costom header

I want to add Category information in header, So that I can filter in other email client like Thunderbird. This question is related to this one. Please suggest me more possible ways to solve and ...
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Stop Thunderbird adding two hyphens above a signature

I use Thunderbird for sending e-mails, but its signatures are inconsistent. If you send a new e-mail it will add two hyphens above your signature, but when you send a reply it doesn't. I'd like to set ...
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How to filter Outlook Categories in thunderbird

If Outlook user attached category (Red, Blue, etc) while sending mail to Thunderbird user then sent category should be displayed to Thunderbird user and Vice-verse, It should be globally. So how to ...
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Thunderbird not recognizing folders after switching hosting provider

I have switched domain & hosting provider in the last few days and a large chunk of folders are not now being recognized once I log in. I have restored the folders from MozBackup and on restarting ...
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Is it possible to automatically add an event on incoming e-mail?

I created a calendar in Thunderbird Lightning, which is called "Diary", where I register my work, like phones made, e-mails sent etc. I know I can convert an e-mail to event or to task, and this is ...
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maximum message width in Thunderbird

In my Mozilla Thunderbird plain text messages are displayed by default with long lines wrapped to the window width. Is there a way to configure it to display plain text messages reflowed to something ...
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Mailinglists in Thunderbird with S/MIME

I am looking for a solution to send encrypted mails to a (internal) mailinglist. To encrypt the mail to all the recipients, I need some way to tell Thunderbird what the recipients are. I was hoping ...
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Who is Shivam Singhal and Why Twitter mail come from that person's name [closed]

I got few mail from Twitter. I wonder who is Shivam Singhal or why they put the name of them in every mail I got. Is this bug seriously something wrong goes inside my account. Well, I use Gmail and ...
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Setting up Thunderbird to filter email to specified folders based on email address

Is there a way to set up Thunderbird to send emails to a certain folder based on the email address? So for instance, I have the folder ME 040. I want all student emails to go to this folder.
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How do I remove the recipent's name when sending emails?

Basically, whenever I send an email, in Thunderbird at least, it includes the recipient’s name that I have saved in my contacts. How do I get rid of that? Example: What it sends: My ...
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How to recover mails of deleted mail account from .thunderbird directory?

I was using a gmail account. Now my TL deleted that gmail account. I was using mozilla thunderbird as mail client. Also it got disappeared from my mozilla thunderbird . but I found that all those ...
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Thunderbird alerts when expected email does not arrive

I am on Ubuntu 12.04 using Thunderbird as email client. Both are up to date in terms of updates. I have bunch of nightly jobs that do the work and send a status mail. It gets tedious if you keep ...
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Exactly how does Thunderbird encrypt usernames and passwords?

The more specific the better. I'm wondering exactly what algorithms Mozilla uses to encrypt usernames and passwords for Thunderbird accounts. (located in the 'signons.sqlite' file in the 'moz_logins' ...
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Composing e-mail in Thunderbird

I'm using Mozilla Thunderbird for my e-mails, but I can't seem to find a way to do this with my keyboard only: I press Ctrl-N to compose a new e-mail message I type in my first recipient's e-mail ...
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Thunderbird: Can I go to message by number

I have configured Thunderbird to display the optional column "Order Received" in my inbox, and to sort my inbox by this field. I find it very convenient for browsing my large inbox, but jumping to a ...
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thunderbird 17.08, two installations, one each on different user accounts on one computer

I want this set up so that if I have to use the admin. user account, I have access to my emails without having to switch user accounts to access email. If possible will I be able to "sync" the two ...
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Howto deal with the “There is not enough disk space to download messages” error?

I've recently updaed to icedove 17.0.7 which is basically thunderbird 17.0.7. As you might have guessed i use Debian. When i try to fetch new mails i get this message: "There is not enough disk space ...
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How can I add an old email as attachment in replying to a more recent email in Thunderbird?

I would like to attach an old email as attachment in replying to recent email in thunderbird. How can I go about achieving the same? I can go to Message-->Forward As--> Attachment in the old email ...
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Change link color in Thunderbird (Icedove)

I am following this howto, to change the link color displayed in my messages. I have modified the value of browser.anchor_color, but I see no effect (after restart). The link in my messages is still ...
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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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Microsoft Exchange invitations in Thunderbird?

I've found many suggestions on the internet, but no solutions that have worked yet. I have Thunderbird 17.0.7, ExQuilla 21.0 (for Exchange access), connecting to Mailbox server Microsoft Exchange ...
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Adding mail header as column in Thunderbird

I'd like to be able to display the contents of an email header (X-Spam-Score) as a column in the email list within Thunderbird. This header is added by my mail providers Spam Assassin install, and ...
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Thunderbird: SSL/TLS vs. STARTTLS

Following up this question on serverfault "Is STARTTLS more safe than TLS/SSL?" it came up that the question is rather a question about Thunderbird and not about the actual protocols. Also, if you ...
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Thunderbird + S/Mime, Ecnryption Selection?

As can be seen here and here, Thunderbird does not offer an option to select a more modern encryption algorithm than 3DES when sending S/MIME encrypted mail. Is there any way to change this by using ...
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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 ...
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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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Cannot install Thunderbird on Debian

So I am running Debian 7.1 and am unable to find any packages for Thunderbird. Does anyone know what has happened to Thunderbird? There are no results in an apt-cache search.
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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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Thunderbird Email Message Filtering

I have Thunderbird 17.0.7 with 5 email accounts operating within it. Does anyone know how I can set filters (such as sending incoming emails into particular folders) across ALL of my email addresses ...
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Exchange Online SMTP Not Working With Any Email Client

I am trying to switch our company mail server to exchange online. I have successfully added my domain and users and can send and receive mails through Outlook Web App. I can also send and receive if I ...
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Block signature attachments in Thunderbird

Of many customers I get a signature in the form of an image as attachment. I only need this attachment once, but now all emails of that customers are marked as "with attachment". How could I block ...
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Restoring OpenPGP Keys from an Ubuntu Backup

My computer with Ubuntu broke and have a backup from that (Déjá Dup). Now i want to restore my public and private keys to a Thunderbird installation in Windows 8. There's this .ssh folder inside the ...
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Is it possible to use Thunderbird as the UI for Outlook 2013?

I'm having trouble with Outlook 2013--the UX is borderline unusable and I can't "see" my mail. My company uses Exchange and will not enable POP or IMAP access, so that rules out most email clients. ...
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Email folders inconsistence between webmail and IMAP on Exchange

My team uses Exchange 2010 as mail server. I had some problems with Thunderbird and deleted my accounts data from it, and used the web interface for some time. I moved and renamed a lot of folders. ...
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Multiple email addresses on the same CC line in Thunderbird

Is there any way to include multiple email addresses on the same CC (or To) line in Thunderbird? It looks like for every recipient I have to start a new CC field below, which can be very tedious and ...
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Can I set Thunderbird to move all spam/junk mail to my inbox instead?

My upstream e-mail provider (Tormail) has a horrendous false-positive rate. There is also no webmail address book thingy that can whitelist stuff. Almost all of my friends' mail goes into the junk ...
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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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Thunderbird Maxed out Quota

I recently switched from OUtlook to Mozilla's Thunderbird. Everyday I am maxing out Thunderbird's quota. Is there any way to increase the storage? If not I am going to have to find an alternative ...
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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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How to view attachments in Thunderbird that are in outlook .msg format?

My colleague receives regularly e-mails that contain attachments that are in outlook .msg format. She is using Thunderbird on an Ubuntu desktop. The trouble is that Thunderbird can not show such ...
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Thunderbird reply-to Address

I am using Thunderbird 17.0.6 on Windows 7 x64. I use it to manage two e-mail accounts. I wanted to unsubscribe from a mailing list, so I sent an e-mail to an automatic service in order to do so. I ...
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filter thunderbird email by attachment type

I'm getting malware sent to me as .zip attachments that are zipped up exe files. I want to setup message filters to catch them but I can't seem to find a way to do that. I tried setting up a customize ...
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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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Is there a way to have customised text instead of subject in Thunderbird's inbox list?

I am getting a lot of informational emails like "You've got a new message from ..." or "Notification of Donation Received", which often do not contain any information in the subject so that I have to ...
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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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When deleting a lot of text via backspace, Thunderbird freezes

So I open a gmail message in thunderbird (imap account), and want to delete a lot of text. I keep pressed the backspace button and deleting starts. But maybe after 5 or 10 deleted characters, ...