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Export Outlook 2010 calendar to Thunderbird calendar

I've made several web searches trying to find out how to import my Outlook 2010 calendar to Thunderbird, but can't find anything that works. I exported a csv file from Outlook and imported into ...
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Removing unnecessary nested subfolder structure under Inbox in Thunderbird 45.0

Normally IMAP folders are ordered without any subfolders. So Inbox, Drafts, Sent, Junk and Deleted are within the same row/level. At some point in history these folders somehow went underneath my ...
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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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Thunderbird forward only most recent message from conversation

Sounds simple but I can't figure it out: I have a lengthy email conversation chain. I would like to forward only the top (most recent) message to another person. I don't really want to have to delete ...
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How can I force Thunderbird to re-download a corrupted message from the IMAP server?

I have a mail message that is corrupted in Thunderbird, but correct on the IMAP server (which is Gmail). Is it possible for me to tell Thunderbird to discard its copy and re-download it from the ...
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Make thunderbird reconnect automatically (after checking the credentials)

Is it possible to make Thunderbird reconnect automatically after the connection is lost, without having to type the password again or to click on the retry button on the message box that appears (...
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Folder pane in Thunderbird for UbuntuGnome 14.04 Pop 3 Duplicate folders

I do not know how to correct a fault in the folder pane display of Thunderbird 38.8.0 using Pop3 not imap. Referring to the pic link below: Note the duplication of the inbox with its subfolders. ...
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Calendar event disappeared then reappeared after reboot

I am using Thunderbird with Davmail to connect to corporate Office 365 Outlook. I accepted an event invitation, but after the event started, I noticed that I had not received a reminder, and ...
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How does Thunderbird “decide” what is junk?

When you receive emails, Thunderbird has a "junk classification" process that is used to determine what is junk and what isn't. You can "teach" it by identifying emails yourself, and Thunderbird will ...
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How can I copy message filters to another account in Thunderbird?

I would like to copy all Filter Rules in Message Filters window from one account to another. (https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/organize-your-messages-using-filters) Is it possible?
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Outlook displays apparently different letters in email with hidden tags

How does Outlook interpret the email source below as the text in the attached image? The email was sent from a Thunderbird client (on a different PC) which was a reply to my email from Outlook. On ...
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Placing image on the signature in thunderbird

This is a follow-up on the question "put image in thunderbird signature". Is there a way to make the inserted image independent of the local file? If I delete/move the image file's, it can no ...
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Import outlook contacts into thunderbird (including pictures/photos)

Question: How can I transfer an Outlook Express (MS Office Professional Plus 2010) address book to Thunderbird, including the contact pictures? As plus: add a shared outlook contact folder (...
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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 can I share my Outlook 2007 calendar with Thunderbird?

just wondering if there is a way how to share calendars between Outlook 2007 & Thunderbird.
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How can I get Thunderbird to check subfolders on IMAP?

I have Thunderbird set up to use my Gmail account through IMAP. All works well and good, except for one problem: I have a group of gmail mail filters set up to redirect mail into different labels ...
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How to copy all email addresses from an email in Thunderbird

Is there a way to automatically copy all the email addresses from an email's To, Cc, Bcc headers etc in Thunderbird? I am currently right clicking and doing "Copy Email Address" for each one but 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: create smart folder

Several months ago I created a smart folder in Thunderbird, one that works as a saved search action. I want to create another one, but don't remember how to do that, and can't find a decent tutorial. ...
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Change key to Move to Next Mail Pane Thunderbird

I'm using Thunderbird to manage mails, but as I increasingly try to rely on keyboard shortcuts rather than the mouse it is frustrating to have to reach for F6 for Move to Next Mail Pane function. How ...
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Thunderbird shortcut for moving message to folder

How can I add move message to folder X shortcuts? I know about pressing a for moving a message into the archive folder but I need more than that one since I often need to move messages into two other ...
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Started getting duplicate emails again in Thunderbird 3.x

It is a known issue with Thunderbird 3.x that it downloads duplicate emails. I installed Thunderbird 3.1.5 last month (it's awesome!) and configured it to not download duplicate emails using the ...
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Thunderbird - Is there a way to fetch new email more often than once in a minute?

By default Thunderbird fetches mail every ten minutes for each account. I haven't been able to set a lower delay than one minute, 0 defaults to 1 and decimals (,; .) can't be used. The delay becomes ...
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Thunderbird merges RSS feeds with a folder

I use Thunderbird as RSS reader. I started by creating a new folder called "Github" to store my Github RSS feeds. I opened 'manage subscriptions' setting and assumed that I was adding feeds to the ...
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Tell Thunderbird not to truncate or wrap lines when sending email

When I compose and send an email (I always write plain-text emails) in Thunderbird, it always truncates my sentences and adds line breaks in the middle of my sentences. How do I turn this feature ...
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How to get a warning before sending from a given account?

At university, I have my personal email account and my institutional email account both linked onto thunderbird. This is useful, for obvious reasons: I can check my personal communications without ...
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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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Cannot link up Hotmail account in Thunderbird

For a while now, I have had my Hotmail account hooked up to my Thunderbird, along with a couple of others. Recently however, it has had issue connecting. None of the other accounts have any issue (I ...
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Can't stop automatic Thunderbird updates (TB & LIghtning incompatible)

It seems Thunderbird (currently 38.6.0 on Windows 8.1 64bit on an Acer laptop) is still automagically updating itself, although I've already set the update policy from "ask" to "never". Not ...
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Using thunderbird for sending emails over command line

When I receive orders I handle them in an admin tool. When processed, I launch thunderbird with command line, so it opens up email windows with prefille subject, to, from, body and file attachment. I ...
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How do I get Thunderbird to show the attachments expanded

The latest update to Thunderbird email client shows the attachments under a separate panel. I'd like the panel to display expanded automatically. How do I do that? It doesn't seem to be in the help ...
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How to make Thunderbird compose mail with “Paragraph” as default?

I'm trying to do the exact opposite of How To Make Thunderbird Compose Mail With "Body Text" As Default?. So my current default setting for composition is "Body Text", but I want it to be "...
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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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Every other Thunderbird outgoing email fails SSL handshake

It takes me two tries to send any email with Thunderbird because it gives me this error on the first try: Sending of the message failed. The message could not be sent using Outgoing server (SMTP)...
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My signature in Thunderbird changes font in replies

I have set in my Thunderbird the signature (html format) addition on every replies. My problem is that when Thunderbird add the signature (bellow my answer and above the citation), it changes its font ...
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How to search by text characteristics in Thunderbird like Gmail

I'd like to quickly search by characteristics in Thunderbird like I do in Gmail. Example: label:unread label:sent to:orly How can I do that?
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Unexpected error - Thunderbird

I replied to a message I received, and when I initially opened the reply window, there was an unexpected indent which I could not remove by pressing Backspace or by decreasing the indent. I ended up ...
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Thunderbird “undo send” feature (like in Gmail)?

I was wondering if there exists a thunderbird addon that gives similar functionality as Google's "undo send" feature? This basically just delays the sent message for a few seconds allowing the user ...
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Can You Get a Virus Simply by Opening an Email? [closed]

The German Federal Bureau for Security in IT ("Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik") regularly informs recipients of a newsletter about current IT security threats. On 28 April 2016 ...
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How to import Windows Live Mail mails into ThunderBird?

I have a Windows machine and always use Windows Live Mail, but after a time I descovery that Windows Live Mail do not support filters in IMAP account. So then I discover that Thunderbird that support ...
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Wipe an IMAP folder without having to sync everything

My local ISP has mixed POP/IMAP boxes and a bad habit of moving possible spam to a folder on IMAP which means that I have to configure Thunderbird to use IMAP instead of POP and die from boredom until ...
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MIME format issue moving old mail from Office 365 to a free Gmail account

I'm in the process of moving around 30.000 emails from an Office 365 account to a free Gmail account. I tried several ways to do this: Copying emails in Outlook 2016 for Mac from the original folder ...
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Modified IMAP server for mail accounts in Thunderbird and lost all old mails

I recently had to modify the IMAP server for about 5 mail accounts in Thunderbird and after doing so, for each account I only see new messages that arrived to the new mail server. To make it more ...
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Enigmail cannot communicate with gpg-agent

I've been using Thunderbird + Enigmail for years. I'm currently using Thunderbird 38.5.1, Enigmail version 1.9 (20160223-1641), and GPG 2.0.26 in my work PC (Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit, w/ Gnome Shell). A ...
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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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Remove/ Undo Ignore Thread on deleted email

My thunderbird had a spaz out recently, and it seemed to do three things: placed an "Ignore thread" on an email deleted said email created an archive folder in my inbox This happened while I was ...
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Recovering Thunderbird mail after a Windows 7 upgrade

I installed Windows 7 over Windows XP and forgot to backup my emails. I still have the Thunderbird profile folder saved in Documents and Settings though. How do I go about recovering all my mail and ...
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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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Does Mozilla Thunderbird support push notifications?

I prefer push notifications, and having recently downloaded Thunderbird, I went to the server settings after adding a Gmail account. However, I can't find any option that seems to enable push ...
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stop thunderbird checking for messages before opening a message

There is very often a few seconds to several seconds delays betweenI click on a message and seeing it. I notice that often when I click on a message, first a couple of newer messages appear above it ...