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How can I change the language in the ProfileManager?

My standard language for Firefox and Thunderbird is Dutch. When I use the terminal to open firefox or thunderbird with the -ProfileManager option, the resulting ProfileManager is in English. How can I ...
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How to download only recent mails in Thunderbird?

I have an account at Hotmail and I have lots of mails there. (more than 10000) I don't want Thunderbird to download them all, also because I have really slow connection. Is there a way to make ...
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No sound with Thunderbird 12.0.1

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 and Thunderbird 12.0.1 from scratch but I hear no sound when new mail arrives. I have installed pulseaudio-esound-compat and esound-common but the problem persist. How ...
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How to synchronize multiple mail (thunderbird) accounts?

I was wondering if the following setup is possible using Ubuntu (server) and Ubuntu (workstation): I have two workstations with Thunderbird as mail client I have one server On both workstations I ...
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thunderbird script to disable option: “delete message on server”

When I first started using Thunderbird. I overlooked that Thunderbird deletes message(on server) after 14 days. It gave me a HELL of a shock. When i checked my mail via web-browser(luckily hot-mail ...
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Migrating from Thunderbird to Microsoft Outlook

Is there a way to migrate from Thunderbird running on Ubuntu back to Microsoft Outlook running on Windows 7?
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Thunderbird 12.0.1 doesn't recognize any of my emails on Ubuntu 12.04 x86_64

I'm trying to set my emails on thunderbird but I keep getting the same error message: Thunderbird failed to find the settings for your email account. I saw another thread of two people with the ...
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Thunderbird occasionally does not display notifications on new mail arrival.

Hi Im using Ubuntu 11. I am using thunderbird as my email client. When I have a new email received, ubuntu gives me email notification which appears on my screen. But sometimes, there is no email ...
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How to remove the mail/IM icon from the notification area? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I remove that envelope icon from the menu bar? How do I remove the mail/IM icon (envelope) from the notification area in Ubuntu 12.04? I'm not using the IM client ...
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Unity calendar lens not showing events

I'm trying to get proper/useful calendar integration into Ubuntu 12.04. I have a Google Calendar (& account) and I want to be able to use this without opening the browser. I want to get the Unity ...
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Thunderbird download indicator for Unity?

Firefox has a great Unity progress bar when stuff downloads. However, Thunderbird hasn't. (Or does it?) Is there a Thunderbird progress bar available for Thunderbird?
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Thunderbird does not open when I use “send link” in Firefox 12.0 [closed]

Thunderbird 12.0 does not open when I use "send link" in Firefox 12.0. Thunderbird is working and running. The usual new mail window does not appear. In Firefox: Edit → Preferences → Applications → ...
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Email Piping with Thunderbird

I have a PHP script (osTicket) that has the ability for parsing piped emails. In theory it would be very simple to execute a script and post the email source code to it. Is there a plugin available ...
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Is Ubuntu One + Evolution/Thunderbird Sync Still working in older versions like 10.04?

I have come across many, many questions regarding syncing contacts with Ubuntu One. Unfortunately this is not possible in 12.04. I even asked ubuntuone-support and recieved this: HI, We are ...
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Thunderbird inbox wont open 12.04

I get the alerts for new mail and can compose new mail from the bar at the top, but the inbox refuses to load. Reinstalling did not work. The icon will appear on the sidebar but once clicked nothing ...
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How to show hidden menu items in the menu bar? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can auto-hide for the application menu be turned off in Unity? In Unity, the menu bar for most applications appears on the top panel, on mouse-over. Additionally, one ...
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Thunderbird won't load in UBUNTU 12.04

Can anyone tell me why my Thunderbird won't load in my newly upgraded UBUNTU 12.04. The error message seems to point to Addons but I cannot get it loaded to look at them. If I compose a new message on ...
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How do I back up Mozilla Thunderbird emails when upgrading to 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I back up Thunderbird emails? I currently use 10.04LTS and want to upgrade to 12.04LTS. How do I get my inbox and sent messages backed up so that I can re-open ...
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Thunderbird CPU usage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is Thunderbird pegging a core at 100%? Is there any reason that Thunderbird uses 18-30% of my CPU constantly. This normally wouldn't be a problem but I like to leave ...
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How sync Ubuntu One contacts with Thunderbird on Ubuntu 12.04 (release version)? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get Thunderbird Contacts to sync with Ubuntu One? I didn't find a solution for this. I think is not possible sync contacts with Ubuntu One on Ubuntu 12.04. Any ...
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Can I get a combined inbox in Thunderbird?

I've setup Thunderbird (default in 12.04) with five mail accounts. Unfortunatly, every mail address is shown only with its own inbox, sent... How can I get a combined inbox for all addresses? I've ...
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Where is the delete account button in Thunderbird on Ubuntu 12.04

I was unable to find the "Delete account" button in Thunderbird on Ubuntu 12.04. Saw posts saying that I can find it at the bottom left side, but could not find it. Please help me find that button.
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Disable notifications about new spam emails with indicator app / thunderbird [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I configure Thunderbird Unity integration, particularly the monitoring of selected folders? I'm using thunderbird and the Indicator Applet Complete under 12.04 ...
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How do I import email, settings etc. from 10.10 for Thunderbird in 12.04?

I just recently installed 12.04 on my computer, and when I try to import email and settings from another drive, the import wizard asks, "Import from" but there's no dialog or browse facility to tell ...
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Minimize Thunderbird to Tray [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I hide Thunderbird from the launcher while running? I have tried to look for this answer in other questions but there is none that can solve the problem. What I ...
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How do I make Thunderbird open links in Chromium?

Using Xubuntu 12.04 I want to be able to click links in Thunderbird emails and have them open in Chromium (package name chromium-browser). Instead, they open in Firefox. I have tried the following: ...
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How to see which accounts contain unread e-mails when they are not expanded?

In earlier versions of Thunderbird you knew which account folders had incoming e-mails even when they are not expanded. Usually the mailbox icon left beside the e-mail-address account changed and ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Google Chome - Email links don't open Thunderbird

Just upgraded to ubuntu 12.04 and installed Google Chrome and Thunderbird. When I click on an email address link in google chrome it does nothing most of the time but some of the time it opens a new ...
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Why won't Thunderbird report notifications to the indicator-applet on 12.04?

Just upgraded to 12.04 from 11.04, using the default Unity desktop. I don't seem to be getting anything from the Messaging indicator applet. I'm running all the default things that I installed this ...
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Thunderbird-Couchdb could not be installed

I'm desperately trying to get my Thunderbird/Ubuntu One contacts to sync. A little back story: I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10. I've been using Evolution for my mail and contact for a very long ...
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Why does Thunderbird keep telling me it's going to expire?

Why does Thunderbird keep telling me it's going to expire? Shouldn't Ubuntu automatically update to the latest version? My version of Thunderbird is Version 3.1.20. It's the default one that I ...
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How to sync Contacts in 12.04 with Thunderbird / Ubuntu One? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Thunderbird Contacts sync with Ubuntu One How to get Google Contacts to sync with Thunderbird / Ubuntu One in Ubuntu 12.04 Beta? I want to sync Google Contacts with ...
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Can Thunderbird handle all existing folders on hotmail account?

I was wondering: is it true that Thunderbird cannot show folders on hotmail account that were created using your internet browser?
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Why does “Extra Column 1.1.4” screw up all my email lists in Thunderbird? [closed]

I was trying to make my extra folders appear in Thunderbird using the extension "Extra Column" and all it does it messes up the original folders (they disappear and only an empty space is visible ...
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Why am I getting this error message in Thunderbird?

"The STAT command did not succeed. Error getting message number and sizes. Mail server pop3.live.com responded: Exceeded the login limit for a 15 minute period. Reduce the frequency of requests to the ...
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Thunderbird only loads “inbox”? How about the other folders that already exists?

I am wondering why Thunderbird only loads my inbox and ignores the rest of the folders I have created using my internet browser? Thanks.
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how tell Thunderbird to open links in a certain Firefox instance?

I'm using Firefox and Thunderbird profiles for different activities and have them running as separated instances (processes) on different virtual desktops. This works great in general. But a big ...
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How can I save an email from Thunderbird?

How can I save a complete email from Thunderbird to a file in Home? I have tried draging and copying without success.
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Thunderbird/Firefox with shared profiles (Lubuntu+WinXP)

I use Thunderbird and Firefox both on WinXP and Lubuntu 11.10. The profile folders are on the NTFS-partition of Windows and I'm sure that I've edited the profile paths correctly. Windows doesn't show ...
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Launching Lightning from command line?

Is there a command that allows me to launch Thunderbird's Lightning from command line? I want to add a command to the Thunderbird launcher that allows me to open to a Lightning page.
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Thunderbird extension Messaganing Menu and Unity Launcher Integration stopped working

After I restarted my laptop, the Thunderbird extension stopped working and I can't seem to get it working again. Does anyone know how to fix this problem?
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How to sync Ubuntu One Contacts with thunderbird? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Thunderbird Contacts sync with Ubuntu One I'm testing Ubuntu 12.04 Beta 2. I can't find a way to sync my Ubuntu One contacts with thunderbird. Is it possible?
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How do I downgrade Thunderbird (or get a working version of Lightning)

Could somebody please tell me how to roll Thunderbird back to 11.x, or get a working version of Lightning (which claims it is incompatible with 12.0). I'm currently not able to view my calendar :(
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How do I use Thunderbird without an outgoing mail server?

I want to use Thunderbird for making backups. This is a read-only operation and does not require an outgoing mail server. Thunderbird, however, apparently feels it knows more about my needs than I do ...
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How to install Thunderbird 10.0 after Thunderbird 11.0 is already installed?

Thunderbird 11.0 is causing a lot of crashes and I'm not alone in this experience. It was automatically recently updated though the Ubuntu Software Centre. I figure if I return to version 10, that ...
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Thunderbird crashing again and again [closed]

Since past two days, my thunderbird is crashing again and again. As soon as I open and click on an email entry, it crashes instantly. If I dont click on an email entry then it remains up. Quite ...
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Ubuntu One and missing folders from Thunderbird [closed]

I have Thunderbird 11 installed on Ubuntu 11.4 I copied the mail folder (plus subfolders) to the Ubuntu One sync folder, and now when opening Thunderbird all my local folders are missing. The ...
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Thunderbird - remove unused dictionaries from menu

I use Thunderbird with two sets of dictionaries: English and Spanish. In the spell checker menu I find about 30 localized dictionaries (all Spanish-speaking countries, and for English: US, England, ...
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Why is Ubuntu using so much memory?

I have just turned on my PC and have two applications running; Thunderbird and Firefox. Whatever else is running is part of Ubuntu's feature set (as well as a few indicators). This has been ongoing ...
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Thunderbird uses the wrong browser

I'm unable to make Thunderbird open the default browser. In the browser preferences, Chromium is selected as the default browser. It's also selected in "Default Applications" in System Settings. In ...