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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?
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How to forward an e-mail and add the original sender to Reply-To?

When forwarding an e-mail how to configure e-mail clients to put the address of the original e-mail sender (From:) to the Reply-To: (or different) header? I am looking mainly for a solution for ...
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Thunderbird Contacts with Zimbra server (zindus alternative)

is there a plug in for thunderbird 24+ that can sync contacts (the address book) with a zimbra server? I used zindus but the end of its life left me without sync plug in reference: zindus end of ...
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Synchronize email accounts

I'd Like to synchronize 2 email accounts. One empty and one with a bunch of emails. How do I do this without any loss? I know thunderbird lets you MOVE emails but it won't let you COPY them, IF I ...
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Copy large amount of mail from one IMAP account to another (Outlook user)

One of my clients wants to consolidate their domains into one umbrella domain, which also means that they want to COPY all mail from multiple IMAP accounts, to their new single IMAP account. It is ...
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Export the chat history logs from thunderbird

I would like to export all chat logs from my Thunderbird installation, so I can backup addressbook and chat-logs re-install a clean new Thunderbird re-add my IMAP acounts and chat-accounts ...
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Moving Thunderbird from one mac to another

I'm trying to move my emails and pop3 accounts from one mac (OSX 10.7.5) to a new macbook retina with Mavericks. I've tried following the directions from the Thunderbird knowledgebase, I've tried ...
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How to back up OWA exchange emails without Outlook

My university uses Microsoft Outlook Web Access (OWA) e-mail. Soon they will close my e-mail account as my course has ended, but I really do not want to lose the archive of emails and attachments. ...
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Can Thunderbird open folders of new emails into a new tab?

I'm moving from Eudora to Thunderbird... and I miss this feature: when new emails arrive, there are some rules that move them into a specific folder. Is it possible, when it happens, to Thunderbird ...
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Change Thunderbird's quote format to use greater-than signs (“>”) instead of margin/border, and bottom-posting

I'm a new Thunderbird user, I've decided to pick it up after changes in Yahoo Mail (so I'm open to suggestions of other mail clients too). When I reply to an e-mail, I get the quoted text in a ...
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Should Thunderbird send inline png attachments as text/plain?

I'm composing emails in Thunderbird. When I attach png images by dragging to the header region, they are attached as Content-Type: image/png; name="foo.png" Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64 ...
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How to disable message sorting on Thunderbird?

I keep constantly clicking the "subject" sorting button, when I want to click on the newest message. How can I disable the sorting completely? Perhaps by hacking the .exe file? It's pretty much ...
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Unified inbox shows twice on Thunderbird

I'm using Thunderbird 24. If I show folders in Unified mode, my inbox folder shows up twice. If I choose the "All" folders mode, I see only one inbox. The issue started when I was using Ubuntu 12.04, ...
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mozilla thunderbird can receive emails but cannot send (imap/postfix)

i run a dovecot imap server on an ubuntu 8.04 machine (old, i know, but there's no chance of an upgrade any time soon). anyway, all was working smoothly until i rebooted the server the other day and ...
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Opening http links from thunderbird opens new firefox instance

hope your can help, this problem is really annoying and I can't find an answer. I use Firefox with personal profile "FFbeta", which I start using command line parameters C:\Program Files ...
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XAMPP: Mercury (Mail Transfer Agent) not working

Here is my setup: I have installed XAMPP as Administrator and am running it as Administrator. I have an entry in my Windows 7 hosts file listing "127.0.0.1 rainbow.com" as the fictitious domain ...
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Rename $label1-5 in Thunderbird so they become tags

Thunderbird stores five special tags as $label1, $label2, ..., $label5 and then internally associates a (somewhat fixed) name to those (Important, Work, ...). In an IMAP context, it syncs these as ...
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Lightning: Importing “Tasks” from Outlook

The Problem: I am trying to migrate user from Outlook 2003 to Mozilla Thunderbird w/ Lighting extension. User kept important data stored as Tasks. While I can easily export Tasks from Outlook 2003 ...
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Customizing Mozilla Thunderbird

I always click on the header part of Thunderbird which annoys me a lot. Because the top e mail I received is on top row, sometimes I click on "From" or "Subject" and then all the mail is sorted ...
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Cannot drag images from Thunderbird to Word

I have a user who is using Thunderbird 24 (via an IMAP account) and Word 2003. When this user had been using Outlook to access her email, she could just drag images from Outlook to Word. After the ...
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Thunderbird formatting emails with odd tabs upon sending / saving as drafts

We use Thunderbird as the desktop mail client on a couple of machines, the actual emails server is gmail (Google apps for business) we connect via imap. The problem we are having is sometimes when ...