Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I updated to Oneiric recently and now the messaging menu is not working properly for Thunderbird anymore. When I get a new e-mail, the envelope does not change at all (No visible notification). Additionally no bubble appears telling me about the new message. How can I change this behavior?

share|improve this question
    
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! This question should instead be filed as a bug report, thanks! Instructions here. I will flag this question for closing. –  htorque Oct 22 '11 at 16:23
    
On a second thought, better search on Launchpad first. This got te be already reported (yes, I'm seeing this too). –  htorque Oct 22 '11 at 16:23
    
Same issues here: the envelope does not turn blue when new mail has arrived and the message count is not displayed in the message menu despite I have no extension previously installed in 11.04. –  user30933 Oct 27 '11 at 15:06

1 Answer 1

You may need to disable any extension you had working in 11.04 to get this functionality. According to the details of the one I had, it is now integrated into the Ubuntu Oneiric version of Thunderbird, and they recommend disabling the original add-on. After doing so, my indicator pop-up is working. (However, I still don't get an unread message counter on the Thunderbird icon in the Unity launcher...)

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.