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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. ...
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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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Thunderbird: addon to show “Received from”

Is there some Addon for Thunderbird, which will display the "Received from" information from the email header? Ideally, I would like to be able to see the whole route where the email has traveled ...
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Connect to an IRC bouncer with Thunderbird?

I would like to set up a bouncer on my rootserver and connect there from my PC, so I will see all messages during the last 30 minutes that I missed when I reconnect to a channel. Is this possible in ...
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Thunderbird: Hide unneeded fields in message-reader dialog

TB 24.1.1 for Windows message-reader shows bad/unneeded fields. I don't need them. Can i hide em somehow from dialog? Red mark--
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Thunderbird (24.1.1): properly disable accounts

I would like to properly disable a few Thunderbird accounts. The reason is that I have more than a dozen accounts some of which become accessible as various things change daily (network changes, ...
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Where does Thunderbird store 'right-click' filters?

Context: Thunderbird 26 beta, Windows 7 One of the nice things about Thunderbird (and for me, one of the most intensely irritating) is the ability to create filters by right-clicking the sender's ...
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Syncing a CardDav Adressbook with Thunderbird SOGo Connector

I'm using thunderbird/lighting for several mail accounts and calenders under Ubuntu in the Gnome3 Desktop. I also want to sync my CardDav adress book. Right now I am doing that with Inverse SOGo ...
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Restore emails on server with Thunderbird

I deleted all my emails on the mail server while playing with fetchmail. Luckily, the mails are still saved in Thunderbird. How do I restore the mail back to remote server with Thunderbird?
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Include email address in reply_header_authorwrote

I have Icedove (Thunderbird) 17.0.9. When I reply to an email, the following gets added infront of the original email: On 2013-11-28 19:05, John Smith wrote: in my config editor, I have ...
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What email clients support cid: and mid: URIs?

An answer on stackoverflow tells me that there is a [draft] standard URI schema for referring to parts of an email message by their Content-ID and entire email messages by their Message-ID. Another ...
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I'm getting emails not addressed to me

Now this is driving me nuts. My hotmail account is getting emails that are not addressed to me. I know about the BCC field, but this doesn't appear to be that. Someone with the email address ...
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Automatically visiting all links that a given email address receives in Thunderbid

When registering in forum the forum usually sends you a verification email. Is there a way to configure Thunderbird to visit all links that a specific email address receives automatically and process ...
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How do I get the font of my signature to match the font of my message in Thunderbird?

My message body and signature do not have the same font: How do I find out what the "Fixed Width" font is so that I can match it with my signature?
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PGP encrypted mails

I am using Thunderbird with EnigMAIL, have my own keys generated, and downloaded the receivers public key. Now when I send the e-mail, I understand that my system encrypts the message using THEIR ...
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How to change Thunderbird icon theme?

I got Thunderbird 24.1.0 from Portableapps.com. Same folder unpacked into Win7 and XP. When run on WIn7 I see all icons (get mail, write, chat...) are gray themed. When run under WinXP all icons ...
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Visual indication of email recipient categories while composing a mail in Thunderbird

In Thunderbird, when I'm composing a mail, I would like some visual feedback regarding who I'm sending email to, in broad terms. A typical use case is to clearly distinguish whether my mail is being ...
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How do I transport my Thunderbird/Lightning events and task from one computer to another? [duplicate]

Can I export the Thunderbird/Lightning tasks and events to a file and import them at another computer? If so, how?