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9 Mar/12

Thunderbird Gets Instant Messaging Capabilities

Thunderbird Gets Instant Messaging Capabilities

When you look at the most recent releases of the Thunderbird email client, you’d be hard pressed to find major new features that the developers have added to the program. If everything goes along as planned, this is soon going to change as Mozilla plans to integrate instant messaging capabilities into Thunderbird 13. That’s three major versions from the current stable version Thunderbird 10, or roughly 14 weeks from today.The goal of the project is to bring instant messaging...

3 Mar/12

Mail Hops Adds Routing Information To Thunderbird

Mail Hops Adds Routing Information To Thunderbird

One of the things that you can do to validate an email is to verify that the sender is genuine. A basic example would be to look-up the location the email originated from. Think of the following: You are expecting an email from your friend living in the same city that you are living in. When the email is now indicating that it has been send from a different country, you might use the information to be more cautious about the email than you’d otherwise be.Mail Hops for the Thunderbird...

28 Feb/12

Thunderbird Indicators Tell You If A Message Is For You, A Group, Or A Mailing List

Thunderbird Indicators Tell You If A Message Is For You, A Group, Or A Mailing List

You probably know about Gmail’s Indicator setting which adds group and single message indicators to all mail folders. You can enable the feature with a click on the Settings button, the selection of Settings from the context menu and scrolling down on the page until you see the Personal level indicators preference.The very same feature has now been ported to the Thunderbird desktop email client. The Personal Level Indicators extension for Thunderbird needs to be downloaded from the...




17 Feb/12

Mozilla Firefox 10.0.2, Thunderbird 10.0.2 Released

Mozilla Firefox 10.0.2, Thunderbird 10.0.2 Released

Mozilla has just released Firefox 10.0.2 to the public, the third release in less than a month’s time (you can read up on Firefox 10 and Firefox 10.0.1 by following the posted links). The previous update fixed several crash related issues that affected a high number of Firefox users.Firefox 10.0.2 is a security update that is resolving one critical security vulnerability in the browser. The vulnerability could allow attackers to cause a crash and potentially exploit the issue. Affected...

17 Feb/12

Mozilla Firefox 10.0.2, Thunderbird 10.0.2 Released

Mozilla Firefox 10.0.2, Thunderbird 10.0.2 Released

Mozilla has just released Firefox 10.0.2 to the public, the third release in less than a month’s time (you can read up on Firefox 10 and Firefox 10.0.1 by following the posted links). The previous update fixed several crash related issues that affected a high number of Firefox users.Firefox 10.0.2 is a security update that is resolving one critical security vulnerability in the browser. The vulnerability could allow attackers to cause a crash and potentially exploit the issue. Affected...

28 Set/10

Thunderbird Mute Thread, Ignore Email Discussions

Thunderbird Mute Thread, Ignore Email Discussions

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); When it comes to email discussions with multiple participants, it sometimes happens that the discussion takes a turn that is no longer of interest to individual users. This can be a discussion on a mailing list for instance, where other members of the list discuss specific topics. Being part of the mailing list however means that those emails arrive in every user’s inbox. It also means that all users have to deal with the...

28 Set/10

Thunderbird Mute Thread, Ignore Email Discussions

Thunderbird Mute Thread, Ignore Email Discussions

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); When it comes to email discussions with multiple participants, it sometimes happens that the discussion takes a turn that is no longer of interest to individual users. This can be a discussion on a mailing list for instance, where other members of the list discuss specific topics. Being part of the mailing list however means that those emails arrive in every user’s inbox. It also means that all users have to deal with the...

7 Set/10

7Conifier, Change Default Icon Set In Windows 7

7Conifier, Change Default Icon Set In Windows 7

Microsoft has made slight changes to the icon set in Windows 7. While that looks fine in the default themes that are supplied with the operating system, it may not if users have installed custom themes. Replacing icons one by one is not really something that many users would like to, as it takes lots of time to complete. For starters, each icon needs to be changed in the program properties. 7conifier promises an easier more elegant solution. The free program can automatically change the...

16 Ago/10

Switch Between HTML And Plain Text Emails In Thunderbird

Switch Between HTML And Plain Text Emails In Thunderbird

Emails can be composed as HTML or plain text messages. HTML emails mainly offer the advantage of better formatting options over plain text emails. It is for instance possible to add bold or underlined text, lists or images. HTML emails on the other hand are considered a security and privacy risk. It is for instance possible to embed an – often 1×1 pixel image – in the HTML email to track if the recipient has read the email. There have also been cases where maliciously modified...

30 Giu/10

Thunderbird 3 JavaScript, What’s The Deal?

Thunderbird 3 JavaScript, What’s The Deal?

Veteran users of the Thunderbird email client might remember that JavaScript was supported in version 2. Users who have recently upgraded to version 3 of Thunderbird might also have noted that JavaScript is no longer executed by the software, at least in email contexts. So what’s the deal with JavaScript and Thunderbird? The Thunderbird developers have apparently decided to remove JavaScript support in Thunderbird 3. Due to various security considerations. Javascript has been disabled...

2 Mag/10

Import A Thunderbird Address Book Into Gmail Contacts

Import A Thunderbird Address Book Into Gmail Contacts

We have just shown you how to import Gmail contacts into Thunderbird and would like to continue this little article series with instructions on how to import a Thunderbird address book into Gmail Contacts. The restrictions and benefits of this approach remain the same as in the last article. The main benefit is that no third party software is involved in the process, the disadvantage that it will only import the current address book information meaning that the process might have to be...

2 Mag/10

How To Import Gmail Contacts Into Thunderbird

How To Import Gmail Contacts Into Thunderbird

One of the problems that users encounter when they work with different email clients is that the information between the clients is not synced automatically. But automatic syncing might not always be ideal as it usually requires to run a software program or add-on to sync the data regularly. The alternative is to manual import the data. This article will describe a way to manually import Gmail Contacts information into the Mozilla Thunderbird email client. Thunderbird users who want to...

25 Feb/10

Thunderbird 3.0.2 Is Out Sort Of

Thunderbird 3.0.2 Is Out Sort Of

The next installment of the popular desktop email client Thunderbird has been released by the Mozilla Messaging team. The new releases has not been officially announced yet which is somewhat strange as it has been uploaded to the release ftp directory on February 18 which can be an indication of the following: It could be that the development team is experiencing distribution issues or discovered a bug in the release which made them halt the distribution and release announcement until...

4 Feb/10

Email Client Thunderbird 3.1 Alpha Released

Email Client Thunderbird 3.1 Alpha Released

The email client Thunderbird is a popular choice among users who install a desktop email client. The email software was recently updated by its developers to version 3 which brought many changes and new features like a global search option or better email account integration and configuration options. Thunderbird 3.1 will be the next release of Thunderbird and the first alpha release marks a new milestone towards that goal. The Thunderbird developers ask interested users to test the new...

27 Gen/10

Mail Tweak Extension For Thunderbird

Mail Tweak Extension For Thunderbird

Users of the desktop email client Thunderbird can either use the options provided in the options of the program or the about:config dialog window to change and tweak the email client. Mail Tweak is an extension for the mail client that provides a third option. The add-on is provided for Thunderbird 2 and as a preview for Thunderbird 3. It provides access to more than 30 tweaks to change settings and options in Thunderbird. The Mail Tweak options are displayed in a scrollable list upon...

22 Gen/10

Firefox 3.6 And Thunderbird 3.01 Portable [Software]

Firefox 3.6 And Thunderbird 3.01 Portable [Software]

Mozilla has recently updated their Firefox web browser to Firefox 3.6 and the desktop email client Thunderbird to Thunderbird 3.01. Users of previous versions might want to test the new program versions first before they update the programs used in their standard work environment. Tests can for instance be performed to see if the new versions are compatible with the computer system and that settings and add-ons work as intended. One of the best ways to perform such tests are portable versions...

6 Dic/09

Collapse Quotes In Thunderbird Email Client

Collapse Quotes In Thunderbird Email Client

Most email clients and services display quotes around the original email message when the user replies to a received email. These quotes indicate the original message and the whole conversation if emails are send back and forth multiple times. Quotes are a good indicator of new and old content and can also be used to reread emails that have been part of the conversation without having to search for them in the inbox or send items folder. But quotes can also increase the length of an email...

2 Dic/09

Thunderbird 3 RC 2

Thunderbird 3 RC 2

The Mozilla Thunderbird developers have updated the upcoming version 3 of our favorite desktop email client. Thunderbird 3 RC2 is the second release candidate of the email software. It is, from looking at the changes, an unplanned release, as it only fixes four bugs when compared to the first release candidate. One of the bugs on the other hand received a critical rating which seemed to have affected the email client’s stability. It mentions a shutdown hang with high cpu usage and...

16 Ott/09

Customize The Email Archive In Thunderbird 3

Customize The Email Archive In Thunderbird 3

The desktop email client Thunderbird 3, which is currently available as a beta version, comes with many exciting new features and options. One of these new features is the email archive which can be used to store emails in specific folders in the folder structure. Emails that are archived will be moved from their original folder into the archive folder. The default button to move emails into the archive is [a]. The archive will be divided by years only by default which could be problematic...

29 Set/09

7 Add-ons To Get You Started With Thunderbird 3

7 Add-ons To Get You Started With Thunderbird 3

Thunderbird 3, which is currently available as a beta version, promises to be an excellent desktop email program far superior to the current version. It comes with many exciting features like powerful search options, archiving, tabbed email reading or message summaries. Most of the add-ons that are currently available at the Mozilla Thunderbird website are not compatible yet with Thunderbird 3. The following seven add-ons on the other hand can already be used with Mozilla Thunderbird 3. The...