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How do I set where different incoming emails go in Mozilla Thunderbird?

I would like emails from different addresses to go to different folders in Thunderbird. Is there a way of doing this? For example, I have set up a folder for emails from Wikia forums (email address: ...
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Data not recognized in transferred Thunderbird profile

I transferred the Thunderbird profile from a Debian Wheezy installation to a Mint 17 installation. Thunderbird recognizes the add-ins and layout preferences in the profile, but not any of the user ...
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Cyrus-Imap - STARTTLS negotiation failed

I'm configuring a mail server on Fedora and i have a problem. I can autenthicate using Horde, but, when i try to authenticate using THunderbird, i get this message: configuration could not be ...
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IP from sending email server is different than from email-domain

I have my own domain for my business. In my host I have configured that the emails are forwarded to my outlook account. In my outlook account I have configured the emails from my own domain as ...
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Thunderbird Quick Filter suddenly stopped working

I use Thunderbird, the version I currently run is 24.1.0. I used to search for messages containing certain IDs or addresses with the Quick Filter, but since yesterday somehow it stopped working. I ...
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Why does Google call Thunderbird “less secure”?

I've never had problems using Gmail with Thunderbird yet, but while trying to use a free software client for Google Talk/Chat/Hangout I've discovered that, according to Google's document on "less ...
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Thunderbird does not show message body

Please is there a legitimate reason for Thunderbird 31.3.0 not to display the body of the following email? Return-Path: <[...]@[...]> Delivered-To: [...]@[...] Received: [...] [...] Date: Fri, ...
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Thunderbird: Exporting/importing mail and contacts [duplicate]

I have an old laptop that had Thunderbird installed on it. I just bought a new one and have installed the latest version of Thunderbird (v31.3.0) on it. I'm looking to: Transfer all the emails of my ...
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Sort mails by 3 criteria on Thunderbird

I would like to sort my mails by 3 criteria, on this order : Date (new mails up the list) Read state (unread messages upper) "Starred" (starred messages at the uppest) But it seems that it is ...
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GnuPG in Thunderbird w/ Enigmail on dual OS machine

I am running a computer with two OS, namely Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows. I'd like to write encypted Mails from both OS, which runs well (i.e., every program needed is installed). The only problem I have ...
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Change firefox menu color using userChrome..css

From my previous question, I have following content in my userChrome.css: menubar, toolbar, nav-bar, #TabsToolbar > *{ background-color: rgb(102,66,60) !important; } This changes the color of ...
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Firefox is already running, but not responding

I am using two Icedove (Thunderbird) profiles. I am starting the profiles with following commands: icedove -P "default" %u icedove -P "test" -no-remote --class test %u When I click on a link (URL) ...
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Firewall is blocking packets for hMailServer

I installed hMailServer on a Windows 7 (SP1) machine for mail delivery only inside a local network. After configuring a pair of mailboxes, I also configured a Thunderbird client in the same machine ...
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Search on Multiple Terms in Thunderbird

I want to search a Thunderbird (v31.2, Windows) collection of 7,000 emails. Each email mentions (in the body) an individual product by its numeric SKU. I want to find the emails that mention any ...
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Thunderbird showing different from name than that in View Source

I was doing some testing with a website and sending test emails to myself and I noticed that the From Name that I was setting was different than that that was displayed in the From field in ...
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I can't minimize Thunderbird in Yosemite OS

I accidentally hit the green "maximize" button and now Thunderbird is full screen. I cannot find a way to minimize or make it smaller in any way. The minimize button is grayed out. Anyone know what ...
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Clicking a link in Thunderbird opens Firefox instead of the default browser

I am using KDE on Fedora 21 x86_64. I recently switched my default browser from Firefox to Chromium, and this worked out very well...except for Thunderbird, which still insists on attempting to open ...
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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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Thunderbird - mark duplicate messages as read

Sometimes a message arrives both to inbox and to an IMAP mailing list folder available by subscription. Is there an option to mark both of them as read as soon as I've read any one of them?
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Keyboard shortcut to open an attachement in thunderbird

Is there a keyboard shortcut to open an attachement(s) in thunderbird without using the mouse when the message is selected in the message list? If not, is there a way to define a custom one?
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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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Thunderbird: always sort emails by date

In Thunderbird, I have my messages sorted by date, in descending order. The newest message is on top. That is probably the most common setup. Now my problem: Very often, when I want to click on the ...
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Thunderbird hanging on 'Sending login information' with Gmail IMAP

We have a couple of Windows 7 desktops running the latest version of Thunderbird. They are trying to connect to Gmail via IMAP, which has worked fine up until today. One of the desktops now seems to ...
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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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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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How to format beautiful plain text email with Thunderbird?

I send only plain text emails with Thunderbird. Sometimes, I need some minimalistic formating to facilitate the reading. I wonder how to insert automatically this formating in Thunderbird. Is there ...
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Changing text and background colors only for plain text emails in Thunderbird

I managed to tune Thunderbird to darker scheme for everything except the messages, so it looks like this I tried changing colors for messages in Options - Display - Colour, but regardless of Allow ...
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Showing messages from sub-folders in parent-folder with Thunderbird

I have some structure of Local Folders in Mozilla Thunderbird: Local Folders --Clients ----Client 1 ----Client 2 And I've set the Message Filters so mails wents either to Clients/Client 1 or ...
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Correct format for E-Mail signature contact recognition on iPhone [closed]

Starting with iOS 8, the iPhone Mail app recognizes telephone numbers in e-mail signatures and helpfully displays a contact link at the top of each mail with the options of ignore or add to contacts. ...
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Cannot accept meeting invite in Thunderbird Lightning when email address is not in attendance fields (sent to mailing list)

When sending a meeting invite to co-workers, we generally send them to an email list we are all subscribed to. Because of this, when an invite comes in, I sometimes cannot accept/deny the request due ...
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Find Thunderbird recipients with certain criteria

I'd like to basically use the email history in Thunderbird to extract addresses of people I've frequently exchanged emails with in an automated manner. What would be the best way to find all ...
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Thunderbird cache size / purpose

I am using Thunderbird (Icedove) on Debian Wheezy. I have one imap account set up, and the the emails are synchronized with my imap server (i.e. I can read previously downloaded emails even when ...
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Mozilla Thunderbird - LDAP configuration

I'm unable to sync an LDAP addressbook with my Mozilla Thunderbird client....... As I found nothing really explicit about how to setup and configure an LDAP server to work with Mozilla Thunderbird, I'...
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In Thunderbird how go to directly into inbox when changing accounts?

Every time I change accounts in Thunderbird this page appears: I just want that every time I change accounts it goes directly into the inbox. How I can set this up?
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Force Thunderbird XPI Add-on install (fails)

I am trying to install an extension (directly from hard disk) into Thunderbird 31. However, Thunderbird simply does nothing when I drag the *.xpi file to Thunderbird's Add-ons Manager window. There is ...
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How can I have Thunderbird use different signatures for HTML or plain text mails?

In Thunderbird I can set a signature, which can be either in HTML format or in plain text. However, I sometimes write HTML mails and sometimes plain text mails (setting the format with Shift-Click on ...
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Why does Thunderbird permanently asks to “verify xb7481.xb7.serverdomain.org:143”?

After using Thunderbird for 5+ years now, I suddenly get this weird popup asking to "Verify this security exception rule" [translated from german]. This happens without any reason, without looking at ...
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Transfer e-mail messages between different Thunderbird profiles

Is there a way to transfer e-mail messages between different Thunderbird profiles on the same machine? I'm using Linux Ubuntu.
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Can I change the Thunderbird send priority in config editor

I would like to have all my mails that I send to default to 'highest priority' rather than 'normal'. I have combed through the Thunderbird config but cannot see any parameter pertaining to this.
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Thunderbird Data reinstallation

I have Back up of Emails in Thunderbird in OLD PC.New Laptop Purchased. How to take backup in New Laptop -Thunderbird and what precautions to be taken
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Automatically process received emails as plain text into a text-file each

I am hoping to receive data from a webform by email. I need to process this email to extract the data in it and process it further. I am currently using Thunderbird to receive the email and would ...
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Stop thunderbird from re downloading messages after profile move

I have email account setup with IMAP and local folder synchronization. Recently I moved my profile to a new machine and when it starts up it keeps re downloading the messages in the local folder. I ...
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CTRL + SPACE Shortcut Key for Context Menu on Mac

I'm writing as a last resort after my many hours of searching.... My System is: Mac OS X 10.9.4 Firefox 31.1.1 Thunderbird 31.1.2 It seems I must be going about my goal to access the context menu ...
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Import saved email into IMAP folder

I accidentally deleted an email and then mis-clicked on it in the trash folder, deleting it permanently (Mail on iOS). I managed to log onto another machine with an open IMAP client (Thunderbird) ...
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How does thunderbird know which emails have been read? X-Mozilla-Status wrong

I'm trying to write a script to check how many unread messages there are in a certain mailbox. I thought thunderbird (icedove, I'm running debian jessie) used the X-Mozilla-Status header to keep track ...
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How can I set Thunderbird to use “Reader's default colors (Don't set colors in page)” by default?

Personally my color preference for email messages (and most other windows) is a dark background with a light foreground, but others may like/need different color settings. I can format the messages I ...
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How to Interrupt and stop a message download stream in Thunderbird without resuming later

I accidentally clicked Get All Messages in Thunderbird when I intended to get only one user's messages. One user had more than 4,000 messages to download, and I don't want to get them now, and ...
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I subscribed to an RSS feed in Thunderbird. How do I find the link for the feed that I used to subscribe from within Thunderbird?

When I subscribe to an RSS feed in Thunderbird 24.6 (on Windows 7), I find the link to the RSS feed I want, click Subscribe, and add the link. Now, I don't remember where I found the link, but I'm ...
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mail invite is not working in my thunderbird

I am using Thunderbird 31.1.1. Whenever i get a mail of type invitation(like meeting or something at some time),my body of the mail is not displayed properly. It displays as shown below. BEGIN:...
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Thunderbird 31.0 running embedded JavaScript in email

I wish to disable support for JavaScript embedded in HTML-formatted emails in Thunderbird. What is the recommended way of doing this? In case no one else has this issue, I've been using Thunderbird ...