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Thunderbird 3.0 - How do I recover some lost function?

I've just switched to Thunderbird 3.0. It's good, but please help me to fix some slight annoyances: How do I turn off the message preview pane as default? I can turn it off from the View menu, or ...
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Thunderbird filters, make log pop up OR tab appear for added to mailbox?

I have several filters set up for incoming email, and yes I do know I can manually look at the Filter Log to see what was filtered. But I want something more automatic and more in-my-face. Either... ...
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Filter incoming mails with too much recipents

I'm tired of mass forwarded messages and want to delete any future email that meets a criteria such as having more than 10 recipients in the TO: or CC: headers. How do I set up such a filter in in ...
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Can I configure Thunderbird 3 to refresh the folder list for an Exchange IMAP account?

Background: When used as an IMAP client against Gmail, Thunderbird 3 (may be the case in v2 also, not sure) will refresh it's list of folders (the folders correspond to Gmail labels) when you do ...
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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 get rid of Thunderbird error “[NONEXISTENT] Unknown Mailbox: Trash”

Every time I start Thunderbird, I get this error: The current operation on 'Trash' did not succeed. The mail server for account spamspam@gmail.com responded: [NONEXISTENT] Unknown Mailbox: ...
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Thunderbird default to add new contacts to Personal Address Book?

As a relatively new user of Thunderbird 3, I've noticed that it nicely adds new e-mails to the "Collected Addresses" address book. When I try editing those added addresses and move them into lists ...
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Thunderbird forgets tags in IMAP mails immediately after adding them

I hope this Stack Exchange site is the right one. Since a few weeks we are experiencing unexpected behavior with the tag/flag handling of Thunderbird. After assigning a tag to a mail, Thunderbird is ...
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Print attachments of an email

I need to print an e-mail for legal reasons (it's evidence). There are 12 attachments on it, but when printed separately they don't seem to belong to the e-mail. I need to print the e-mail, with ...
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How can I get Thunderbird to automatically move messages?

I have Thunderbird 15. I'd like to automatically move messages from one folder to another. My mail account is an IMAP account. My Blackberry is also connected to the account and when it sends mail, ...
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Thunderbird prop-populated email formatting from GoToMeeting

GoToMeeting automatically generates emails when I made a meeting. They load with the correct spacing in Outlook, but here's how they end up in Thunderbird: I have the original layout next to it ...
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Thunderbird 3.0 error while trying to get mail: “The folder is being processed. Please wait until processing is complete to get messages.”

Just upgraded to TB3. On opening TB i get a message 'determining which messages to index'. After several minutes, the message disappears. If i then try to get mail, the message quoted in the title ...
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Thunderbird Lightning Calendar sync or import from MS Outlook

I have recently started using Thunderbird as my mail client and I like it (much better than what they want me to use - Outlook). Although I am well settled with email and contacts, I still want to ...
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How do I export the chat history logs from thunderbird?

I would like to export all chat logs from my Thunderbird installation, so I can backup addressbok and chat-logs re-install a clean new thunderbird re-add my IMAP acounts and chat-accounts reimport ...
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Keep IMAP messages locally when deleted remotely

I use my email from my phone and my computer via IMAP. I want to set something up so that if I delete a message via my phone, my computer will still keep the message locally. For example, assume I ...
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Thunderbird not accepting meeting requests

I am currently using Thunderbird 2.0.0.23, I can successfully send meeting requests to all types of calendars however when someone sends me a meeting request and I want to either accept or decline the ...
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Connecting Lotus Notes to Thunderbird

Is there a way to connect Lotus Notes to Thunderbird? My company uses Lotus Notes as one of the email clients. I'd prefer using Thunderbird because it's free and also because I find it more ...
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Is it possible to use Firefox Sync to synchronize Thunderbird plugins and accounts?

I have a machine on which my Thunderbird is configured for three accounts (IMAP and NNTP, but NO POP). How could I have those accounts available on other machines using Thunderbird ? I obviously ...
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How to move starred and unread messages to top without destroying the order by date (descending)?

I'm trying to order my messages in my thunderbird inboxes and have multiple issues. I want to oder my mails like the following: Importent (starred) messages should always stay on top. Unread ...
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How to change the font-size of Thunderbird thread list on a Mac?

How to change the font-size of Thunderbird thread list on a Mac? I don't see any settings in the preferences.
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Thunderbird : fail STAT command with blank error

since few days i have a problem with Thunderbind : i can't get emails from a pop server. I have two accounts configure with : one with pop.gmail.com where no problems and one with a email server ...
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Accept and Decline button missing in thunderbird when receiving an invitation

I'm using Thunderbird 12.0.1 with the following add-ons for the calendar: Lightning 1.4 Provider for Google calendar 0.9 I'm working with Ubuntu 12.04 When I receive an event invitation from ...
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How to make Thunderbird play nice with Google mail

Thunderbird and gmail aren't exactly the best of friends. Gmail's tags mean that Thunderbird often downloads multiple copies of a single mail. Anything tagged in gmail will appear in a folder ...
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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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Thunderbird message filter to delete certain recipients from received emails

I receive emails forwarded to me by an external exchange server. The server forwards mails for an old email address to a new email address. The way this is done leaves me with an email, that contains ...
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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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Force reload page in Thunderbird

When using Thunderbird as feed reader, I often run into situation when a new item pops up in the feed but the new content is not displayed when I open it. It is caused by misconfigured caching. All ...
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How to reply with attachment on Thunderbird

Thunderbird 12.0.1, install addon - "with Attach 3.0" below is quoted from https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/thunderbird/addon/withattach/ As the author says, it will supply "reply with attachment" , ...
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Why is Thunderbird randomly moving IMAP messages to the trash?

I have 4 IMAP email accounts set up in Thunderbird 3.0.5 on Ubuntu 10.04.01 LTS. These are all accounts on a server which I administer. On one particular account, seemingly randomly, thunderbird will ...
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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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Change the default sorting order in Thunderbird

Thunderbird (2.something here as 3 is still not stable and had some nasty bugs last I tried) sorts mails by date by default. This is fine, however, it sorts them so that the newest ones are at the ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Thunderbird: How to reply with same E-Mail (when multiple identities)?

For years I have the following problem that I'd like to solve finally. I have my own server with an email account, e.g. me@work.com. Then I have another identity (email address with another domain, ...
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Fetch GPG public keys for thunderbird address book contacts

I just started using GPG in Thunderbird 17 (via enigmail). Now I want to fill my private key database with all the keys of other people that use mail encryption as well. One way, other than asking ...
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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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Change default columns displayed in search results in Thunderbird 3

How can I add the "Location" column to permanently appear in search results? I am running TB 3.1.10 on Mac Os X 10.6.6.
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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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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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Make Thunderbird 3 paste inline images as GIF or JPG instead of PNG

I send email to people whose mailers don't show PNG images correctly, so it seems to them that I sent no images inline at all. In thunderbird, I can't see any options to paste inline images as GIF or ...
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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 ...