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IMAP “failed to copy message to sent folder”

When I send a mail, it very often does popup a message saying "The message could not be saved to outgoing folder. Try again?" (most recent Thunderbird). I tried dumping the network traffic. After ...
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Totally remove spam/junk control from Thunderbird

I want to totally remove (not train or anything, really remove or disable) the spam filtering from Thunderbird. How could I do that ? I've seen very old similar questions without answers, so I'm ...
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How to find out the outgoing server and port from outlook?

I have Windows 7 and running outlook 2007 (wtih exchange mailserver). I want to switch to Thunderbird. Have spent some time to search both on SU and google without really finding a succinct answer to ...
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Archiving your mails with Thunderbird

I use Mozilla Thunderbird since years now. I read some articles about how to organize your mailbox most efficiently for freelancers and got an quite good-working approach for me now. I leave ...
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How do I PERMANENTLY delete old email addresses in Thunderbird?

I would like to know how to PERMANENTLY delete old email addresses in the Thunderbird email program. When I delete them, and then restart Thunderbird, all of the deleted email addresses are restored. ...
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How to download and reupload all mail/contacts from a mail server on thunderbird

Hey so a friend of mine's company is apparently resetting their mail servers and they asked all the employees to download their mail tonight and re-upload in the morning. He forgot to and his IT ...
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How to extract account information from thunderbird?

I can extract all information related with any outlook account from windows registry on windows machine. Like Incoming and outgoing server, username , encrypted password and account type(POP or IMAP). ...
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Synchronize historical appointments in CalDAV calender with Thunderbird/Lightning

In our association we recently migrated our calendars (from OwnCloud to Tine 2.0org), by exporting the old calendars as .ics files and importing them into Tine. I now wanted to verify that all ...
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Mozilla Thunderbird chat contact search

Is there any way to search contacts in the chat tab of Thunderbird. I'm referring to the left pane in the chats tab that includes both, conversations and contact lists.
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Turn off notification of specific email account in Thuderbird (Linux Mint)

I have two Gmail email in Thunderbird. One is for work which I want to have notifications when new email arrives and the other is for other stuff like register emails. Is there any ways to turn off ...
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Are Microsoft Exchange Personal Archives accessible over IMAP?

I am using IMAP (from Thunderbird) to access my mailbox on a Microsoft Exchange server. The Personal Archives have been configured on the Exchange server. Unfortunately they does not seem to be ...
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How do I open files sent to me in a 'document envelope'?

I just got an email whose X-Mailer is "X-Mailer: Microsoft CDO for Windows 2000". It has as an attachment a .sgn file, whose content is an XML with one field apparently being a base64-encoded PDF: ...
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How can I link my Lightning (Thunderbird) and my Office365 calendars?

My organization has recently started using Office365. I hooked up to it for email, using IMAP and SMTP, no problem (except that it's slow). Now I want to have my Lightning calendar linked to it as ...
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Thunderbird through proxy (Proxy is listening on port 8080)

In my college, I have a proxy server which is listening on port 8080. I want to run Thunderbird. I am not sure about which protocol this proxy is for. I would be happy to help you out, if you can tell ...
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Thunderbird write window not in focus

I'm running Thunderbird 24.3 on Debian 7 and sometimes when I click on 'Write' and it opens up a new window it's not in focus and my keystrokes are sent to the main Thunderbird screen not the new ...
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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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Importing email to Thunderbird

How do I configure Gmail and Hotmail such that all folders appear in Thunderbird and are populated? I tried to migrate and only the Inbox and Trash folders appear in Thunderbird.
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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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Retrieving mail from Yahoo! Mail through Thunderbird sometimes fails: “The POP3 mail server (pop.mail.yahoo.com) does not support UIDL or XTND XLST”

Originally asked on Web Applications Stack Exchange, deleted on the original site upon request. Please don't vote to close. Once in a while, for periods of several hours to days at a time, I get the ...
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Deleting repeated emails in Thunderbird

I have a small pet peeve which I find really annoying and which I would like to find an automated way to not deal with repeatedly. I receive emails from two separate mailing lists, one of which tends ...
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Email encryption and passphrase caching using thunderbird, enigmail, linux arch and kde

I fiddled a bit around to get this passphrase caching working. So post my way to go here, to be able to look up later.
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How to avoid deleting emails from Dovecot

We have a Dovecot server configured for internal usage purpose and Thunderbird as a email client with IMAP protocol. I have never used either of the software, so my questions are a bit naive. Due to ...
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is it possible to link different email accounts to different network profiles?

My work firewall for wired internet blocks almost every port except http, https and maybe a few other web-related ports (993, 465 and everything else to do with IMAP is blocked). Impenetrable for, ...
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default mime type program is inconsistent between system and the mozilla firefox/thunderbird?

In kubuntu ,the default programs associated with mime types in mozilla products are completely different from the system-wide setting or user setting. For example, firefox/thunderbird will always use ...
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Set Thunderbird “from” address by incoming “to” address

I have configured my email server to send all email to my mailbox. So x@example.com and y@example.com go to one mailbox. Every forum, registration, and guy get their own address for sending me emails ...
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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-like template system in another email client?

I hope this is the right place to ask this kind of question - I really am not entirely sure. I'm looking for an email client that has a template system similar to that of Thunderbird/Postbox. ...
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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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Thunderbird on Linux unable to delete or move emails

I'm running Thunderbird 24.2.0 on Kubuntu 13.10. When I first start the app, everything works OK: I can delete individual email items (Delete key, "Delete" button, or right-click context menu option) ...
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Lightning Calendar uses strange colors

I have installed Lightning Calendar in Thunderbird. I am using dark theme in Thunderbird, which Lightning takes over, except this little pop up calender, which is strange white background with white ...
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How long will it take for Thunderbird mail settings to take effect?

I have a few IMAP accounts set up in Thunderbird, and some of them are taking up quite a lot of disk space. To save space, I’ve now told it to synchronise only the most recent few days. One guideline ...
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Can Thunderbird wrap long lines of received html mails?

I often get e-mails (*1) in HTML format where the lines are longer than the window width of Thunderbird and often even longer than my screen width. In order to read theses messages I have to scroll ...
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Only Receive Mail at Set Times in Thunderbird

I'd like to be able to configure Thunderbird to only retrieve messages from an IMAP server at specific times of the day - 9am, 11am, 2pm and 4pm. I'd like the sending of emails to be possible at all ...
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Using the thunderbird command-line, how can I open a specific email by message-id?

Thunderbird 24.2.0 has a -mail command-line parameter, with which a specific mail can be opened from the command line: $ thunderbird --help -mail <URL> Open the message specified by this ...
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How to Remove Email Auto Fill in Thunderbird

The auto fill feature for Mozilla's Thunderbird email client makes a lot of troubles to me.I cannot type the right email adress as when I type two chaptions Thunderbird sugguest me a wrong one. ...
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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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Is it possible to put a spreadsheet in Thunderbird templates that will calculate?

For various reasons, I am using Thunderbird as my main email client. I'd love to be able to set up a template that will automatically calculate/extend out data for the purposes of quotes, etc. I am ...
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S/MIME email Public Certificate?

Is there a way to create a public certificate for a S/MIME email certificate? I would like to share the public key on my website so people can send me encrypted emails. However I can only find ...
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Thunderbird folder size limit

What is the limit on the size of a Thunderbird folder? I read this page on mozillazine.org, but it seemed to contradict itself several times. I'm still confused. Is it 4GB or not? My Gmail account is ...
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How to add a seperate folder for the Mail coming from a specific person's mail ID inTHUNDERBIRD?

I received lot of important Mail from many people.Its very clumsy to look at all in Inbox.I want to put seperate folder for individual person.is it possible to implement it with Thunderbird?If yes ...
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Thunderbird: Don't show incoming mail notification for filtered emails

I use filters to redirect some emails to separate folders, different from my Inbox. Currently, Thunderbird shows a notification for any email message I receive: I want it to show only ...
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How can I change font background of email text in thunderbird?

I would like to add background color for several words in my email. If I try to use background color option Thunderbird adds background to the whole email.
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thunderbird: set default dictionary

In addition to the default english dictionary (myspell-en-us), I have installed german dictionary. Now it seems german is set to default. Every time I compose a message, german is selected as ...
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How to customize thunderbird task right click menu?

I'm using Thunderbird mail client to manage my tasks. Can any one tell me how I can add different percentages to progress subitem of context menu of Tasks? Thanks Buddha
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How do I stop/pause the fetching of mail in Thunderbird?

I have an account in Thunderbird which has not been checked for a long time (I've been using Gmail, which doesn't delete any messages from the server). So this means when I click "Get Mail" it starts ...
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Thunderbird reply break

By default, thunderbird puts no breaks between the content and the signature when composing a new message. content signature If I put a single break in my signature, when I compose a new message ...
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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 ...
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How to send HTML emails with images that load from web pages? Ideally with Thunderbird

I have this HTML email that I made with images pointing to my web page. When I insert the HTML code(Thunderbird: Insert->HTML...) or when I paste it directly into the HTML editor (Thunderbird ...
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How do you efficiently do a full text search in Thunderbird?

From my experience, the search provided by Gmail or GMX is far superior to the builtin search of Thunderbird. It is faster, especially when including the email body, and more precise. In Thunderbird I ...
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Enigmail: don't decrypt automatically

I am using Icedove 17.0.10 (Thunderbird) with Enigmail 1.5.1. It used to be, that when the option Automatically decrypt messages was disabled, any encrypted email was displayed in the encrypted form. ...