2007

Thunderbird About:Config

Thunderbird like Firefox does have about:config settings. But, how the heck do you get to about:config in Thunderbird since there is no address bar to type about:config in. The access to about:config is well hidden: From Tools, select Options…, Click the Advance Tab, select (if it is not already) the…

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Latest Thunderbird 3.0a1pre Build Has Tabs!

The newest Thunderbird 3.0a1pre nightly (062707) now has tabs support. It doesn’t work very well, but it is important to keep in mind TBird 3.0 is still in very early development (not even an official Alpha release yet). A couple minor quirks, the close tab buttons are there but don’t…

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Toolbar Buttons

Recently a comment was left on my Get Mail Extension stating the add-on was no longer on AMO (addons.mozilla.org) and provided a link to his Toolbar Buttons extension. Once installed and you restart Firefox (SunBird, Flock or Thunderbird) right-click on the toolbar and select ‘Customize…’ , you will discover a…

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Thunderbird 2.0.0.4 Released

Just checking over at getthunderbird.com and noticed version 2.0.0.4 has been released. See the release notes from more info on this security update. Most users should automatically be offered an upgrade (if updates are active) in the next couple days. Alternatively, users can get the new version via Help menu…

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Thunderbird 1.5 Support Ending Soon

Mozilla’s support policy is an older version (in this case 1.5) of an application will (normally) be support for six months after the release of the new version. However there are exceptions, take for instance Firefox 1.5. Given this rule, support should have ended back on April 24th. However the…

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Thunderbird 2 Released

Okay it is official per mozillaZine, Thunderbird 2 has been released! Scott MacGregor of Team Thunderbird writes in with news of the release of Mozilla Thunderbird 2: “Thunderbird 2 is now available for download on Windows, Mac and Linux in over 35 languages. Thunderbird 2 offers easy ways to manage…

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Thunderbird 2 Released?

…well almost. Mozilla hasn’t officially announced the release yet of Thunderbird 2 or update the release notes. However, you can obtain your copy from Mozilla mirror’s via CyberNet News. While you are there, be sure and check out Ryan’s very through review (with screenshots) of Thunderbird 2.

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Thunderbird 2 RC1 Released

If you been wanting to try out Thunderbird 2 but been waiting for all the major bugs to be squashed, that time has come. TBird 2.0 Release Candidate (RC) 1 was released yesterday. This is very close to the final product, there may be a few small lingering bugs but…

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Thunderbird 1.5.0.10 Released

The latest version of the Thunderbird 1.5 builds was released yesterday (March 1st). This update contains stability improvements and a couple of security fixes (one fix which is labeled as critical). Users who have not been presented with an upgrade offer should be able to upgrade via the Help Menu…

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Review: Foxy Tunes

There are some extensions that I simply wonder how did I ever get along with out them? FoxyTunes is one of those extensions and by far the most used. Since I am always using WinAmp to listen to my music anytime I am using the computer (not just surfing the…

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