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Warning: Thunderbird can allow you to get to your mail using the provided configurations. However, you should contact your administrator or email prov

How do I get past this when configuring an account in Thunderbird? I want to have separate SMTP and IMAP servers. So far I've found Thunderbird much harder to use and configure than Outlook Express. ...
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Dovecot and thunderbird deleting and syncing

I want move towards using my own mail server, so I picked Dovecot. I plan on using thunderbird to retrieve my mail using IMAPS. I have never used either of the software, so my questions are a bit ...
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Chat room in Thunderbird with Google Chat

How do I start a chat room in Thunderbird with Google Chat? What values do I use for room and server? Thunderbird 17.0.3.
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What happened to Unfied View in Thundbird 17?

I installed thunderbird 17 but I don't see any option to go to "unifed" view. Did they move it somewhere new or did they remove it?
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How to fix short event rendering in thunderbird lightning

When I add multiple 15 minute events in the same hour to lightning, it renders them as if the are overlapping (see image). On another pc, this isn't a problem (the events are the full column size) ...
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Compress an attachment in my mailclient inside my INBOX?

I got a lot of emails with uncompressed formats (like bmp, txt, ...) that I want to keep inside my IMAP-inbox, so I can access them from all my devices (Windows, Linux, ios, Android). Those emails ...
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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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Configured my company mail id to my Personal mail address [closed]

I have configured to make the mails from my company mail id to be retrieved in my Personal mail address(gmail). Here I dont know is there any possibility for my management members to access my ...
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Thunderbird, IMAP, Delete a message and move it to local Trash

How can I AUTOMATICALLY move a deleted IMAP message to my LOCAL Trash instead of IMAP Trash? Thunderbird 17.0.3. [ Message Filters only work on incoming mail. Tools > Account Settings > Server ...
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Right click set rule context menu in Thunderbird

I can't seem to find an add-on or setting for this and it's not provided by default like it is in Outlook 2010. Is there any way I can get this functionality? It's extremely useful as I create a lot ...
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Why does mail deleted in Thunderbird still show up in outlook.com?

I deleted about 2000 emails in Thunderbird, which is now nice and clean, but they are all still visible on the outlook.com web portal client. I have Thunderbird configured using IMAP settings. I have ...
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Cannot send email through SMTP in Thunderbird

I have a school provided email (name@ins.edu) that is located on an outlook server (pod#####.outlook.com) that I configured in Thunderbird using the settings provided by the web-based outlook ...
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How to make Thunderbird suggest favorite contacts first when sending mails?

My Thunderbird client is connected to the rather large LDAP directory of our company. When I start typing in the "To:" field, it lists all matching LDAP entries alphabetically. This list is very long ...
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Keep folders local to machine when using imap on thunderbird

We have an email account that we use as a team.. team@example.com (running on google apps for business), we all connect to the account via imap, using a mixture of mac mail and thunderbird. One ...
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IMAP constantly loses connection and seems unable to remember password

Outlook 2010 (and Thunderbird - see Update 3) has been working fine for a while, but all of a sudden it has been re-prompting for a username and a password and despite it being correct, continues to ...
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How to save attachments in Thunderbird on arrival automatically?

How can I save email attachment on its arrival in Thunderbird and save it to specific folder - by some rule of sender or subject of the email automatically?
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Thunderbird send later [to:email address], unless new email from 'email address'

I'm using jikamens' Send Later 4.1.6 plugin for Thunderbird 17.0.3 (for Mac) and I am looking for a smart way to add an additional parameter to the send later command. I would like to ad the ...
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Import Outlook 2010 tasks into thunderbird

I've a big problem: I've to export MS Outlook 2010 tasks and import them into Thunderbird. I tried with the simple solution: export a CSV file with tasks but Thunderbird doesn't import anything. I ...
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export filtered messages list to excelsheet

I have searched few mails from my sent folder. I want to save the result in an excel sheet. I only want the subject, and time in the excelsheet (content of mail is not necessary) How can I do that?
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Search for archived emails by date, not keyword, in Thunderbird

I'm looking to be able to get a list off all emails by a certain date, no matter where they are in Thunderbird. I feel like this should be pretty simple, but: date:02/08/2013 AND 02/08/2013 only ...
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Moving email folders in Thunderbird [duplicate]

I want to transfer emails from old computer to new one. How do I do that in Thunderbird?
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Configure Thunderbird to send through tormail.org with Mac OSX

Could you help me configure Thunderbird to send through tormail.org? The error message is that configuration could not be verified, and I have wrong user name and/or password, which is not correct. ...
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ThunderBird: Will it affect original mail account if any changes made in thunderbird

I have a doubt in Thunderbird.I configured my gmail account to ThunderBird.All the folders(including the custom folders that i created) in my gmail account came to thunderBird. I deleted one of those ...
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Unable to configure yahoo.IN account in Thunderbird

I am unable to configure my yahoo.in account to Thunderbird. When I try to configure it it shows that Thunderbird fails to find settings for your email account. Can anyone help? But I am able ...
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Is it possible to configure more than 1 email account to ThunderBird

Is it possible to configure more than 1 email account to thunderbird. for eg: my gmail and yahoo account.can i configure both to thunderbird. Different chats like google talk,facebook chat can be ...
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Can't setup Thunderbird to read Outlook mail accounts

I consider myself geeky yet my soul is burning over a fairly simple problem. I need to set-up a number of email accounts on my computer. I have a remote POSTFIX/Courier server which is able to ...
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How to import outlook emails into Thunderbird, both on different systems?

I have folder(Outlook Express) of emails from outlook of other system. I need to import these emails to my system in Thunderbird. My system doesn't have Outlook. I only have copied folder of outlook ...
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Mozilla Thunderbird-retreiving past emails

I recently upgraded from windows xp to windows 7. Windows 7 requires re-installing all of my programs, so I had to re-install Thunbderbird. However I failed to backup Thunderbird before doing so. ...
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How to apply automatic message filters to subfolders, too?

Thunderbird's message filters (Tools → Message Filters…) seem to only fire on Inbox automatically. If you want to filter on subfolders, you'd have to start this filter manually (Tools → Run Filters on ...
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Showing images from a secure domain on Thunderbird

I'm receiving emails from our test server which I need to be able to fully view, but the test server is secured with a username and password so the images don't display in my Thunderbird client. Is ...
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Move to Local Trash when deleting IMAP messages in Thunderbird

I have tried to find a solution for this for a while now without luck. Wanted to check if there already is an add-on or easy hack before I attempt to write my own. In my opinion this must be quite a ...
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Is there a way to empty trash and compress a folders on all of my Thunderbird IMAP accounts with a single click?

OK, actually that will take clicks: one click for emptying the trash, and the second click to compress the folders. I want to do this on all my IMAP accounts in Thunderbird, so I don't have to do it ...
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Forward messages in Thunderbird without displaying original sender

Is there a way to forward a message in Thunderbird 17.0.2 without showing who sent it to me?
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How do I export ALL calendars in Mozilla lightning

I have seen singular versions of this but I was wondering if I could easily export ALL calendars into one file. I have about 20-30 calendars... Thunderbird 17.0.2 Ligntning 1.9 Mac OS X SL
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Enigmail 1.5 / Thunderbird 17 line wrap signing order

I experience serious trouble with line-wraps in thunderbird when using enigmail. It seems that there is something wrong with the order of the follwing steps: I write a text (without caring about ...
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Is it possible to sort letters automatically in Thunderbird?

Is it possible to sort letters automatically in Thunderbird? I need to put certain topics into specific folders. Is it possible to program Thunderbird to do that?
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Math formulas in emails

Is there a way to enter LaTeX (or similar) formulas into an E-Mail and get them rendered as typeset formulas on the receiving side, perhaps with cooperation of the receiving party? My preferred mail ...
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Thunderbird IMAP INBOX file is huge

Using Thunderbird 17 with an IMAP account set to keep mail offline. Works great. Except that in order to keep my mail, Thunderbird maintains one enormous file called "INBOX". For an account of mine ...
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How can I archive my emails in Thunderbird to monthly archive folders?

I'm using x64 Linux Mint 13 (Maya), which is based on Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise). The current version of Thunderbird installed is 17.0.2. My goal is to archive my messages into custom folders that are a) ...
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Gmail's important message markings in Thunderbird

I know I can see my Gmail Priority Inbox in Thunderbird, but what I'd really like is to have those yellow markings beside messages that indicate whether a message is important or not. Is there a way ...
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Remove “deleted” flag from IMAP messages

I use a Microsoft Exchange 2010 email server and a Mozilla Thunderbird client. One day I selected a large part of my inbox and mistakenly pressed a keyboard shortcut which (I presume) marked the ...
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remove “deleted” flag from IMAP messages [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remove “deleted” flag from IMAP messages I use a Microsoft Exchange 2010 email server and a Mozilla Thunderbird client. One day I selected a large part of my inbox and ...
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Change threaded inbox view in Thunderbird so that subject lines are the most recent subject in the thread

Currently, when using Thunderbird in threaded view, the subject line for each thread is the subject of the original, root email. I would like to change this so that it is the subject of the most ...
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Interaction upon deletion between Thunderbird and Yahoo webmail

I'd like to be able to delete some messages from my Inbox in Thunderbird without having those messages deleted from my Inbox on the Yahoo server. How do I reach this result ? Thank you ! Xiana
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Store Thunderbird emails in external hard drive (Ethernet) and let client machine read from there

Is it possible to do that? I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Alternatively, could I install Thunderbird in that drive so as the emails be considered as "local" files, and then let each machine lunch its ...
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How to increase email download speed of thunderbird

I installed Mozilla Thunderbird 17.0. I configured my email account which has 22,000 emails. Initially, emails were downloaded in bunch of 120 to 125 emails per 'Get Mail' button click. But, from last ...
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How do I archive or copy the entire Inbox using Thunderbird?

What steps do I need to take to archive or make a copy of my entire Inbox (Ubuntu 12.04)? I don't want a few messages. I want to copy the whole Inbox tree. Basically, I don't care if I use the ...
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Thunderbird: export a mailing list thread to HTML or plain text

Howto export a mailing list thread to HTML or plain text. Thread have 40+ mails. I use OS X if that matters. export should be well formatted and readable
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Increase Outlook 2013 performance?

I feel that Outlook 2013 (compared to Thunderbird) is quite slow at e.g. changing between mail view and calendar view - is there any way to disable e.g. the animation of the transition between mail ...
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Get link to an IMAP mail from within Thunderbird?

When dragging&dropping a mail from Thunderbird to e.g. Firefox, a link for the mail (in the address bar of firefox) is displayed. Any way to get this link from within Thunderbird? (One can use ...