Category: e-mail

  • Moving Thunderbird Data to a New Computer

    https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/moving-thunderbird-data-to-a-new-computer

  • Thunderbird add-on: “Simple Mail Redirection”

    https://addons.thunderbird.net/en-GB/thunderbird/addon/simple-mail-redirection/ I prefer “redirecting” e-mail instead of “forwarding” it – it preserves the original better.

  • S/MIME-support for the Roundcube webmailer

    https://github.com/roundcube/roundcubemail/issues/4977 Roundcube does not do it so far, but Horde does.

  • e-mail: manual client-based forwarding

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Email_forwarding https://www.webopedia.com/definitions/redirect/ A redirect is an option found in e-mail clients that is similar to a forward, with the exception that the body of the text is not normally shown as quoted text. The redirected message reaches the new recepient often in a SPAM folder, supposedly because the new recipient’s software does not detect the […]

  • Greylisting (email)

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greylisting_(email) https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greylisting

  • Thunderbird vs Microsoft Exchange and OWA (Outlook Web Access)

    https://addons.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/addon/owl-for-exchange/ – “Allows you to use your Exchange email accounts that use Outlook Web Access (OWA) with Thunderbird” https://www.beonex.com/owl/ https://addons.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/addon/exquilla-exchange-web-services/ – “Thunderbird email accounts connecting to Microsoft Exchange Web Services” https://www.exquilla.com https://addons.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/user/owl-beonex/ https://www.beonex.com/owl/ – homepage of developers of both (owl and exqilla): Beonex GmbH, Wiesbaden https://exquilla.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360030845251-What-is-the-difference-between-Owl-and-ExQuilla-Which-one-should-I-use- – comparison – basically: ExQuilla is based on some […]

  • Thunderbird and its date display format

    http://kb.mozillazine.org/Date_display_format It also mentions “Mac OS X”, and points you to the “International” panel in System Preferences: The date format can be adjusted under the “Format” tab.

  • Apache SpamAssassin

    http://spamassassin.apache.org/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apache_SpamAssassin https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/SPAMASSASSIN/UsedViaProcmail https://wiki.hostsharing.net/index.php?title=Procmail https://wiki.hostsharing.net/index.php?title=Spamfilter https://www.hostsharing.net/features/spamassassin/

  • CardBook: a Thunderbird address book based on the CardDAV and vCard standards

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CardDAV https://addons.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/addon/cardbook/

  • the Roundcube Webmail IMAP client: how to undelete messages

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roundcube https://github.com/roundcube/roundcubemail/issues/1635 https://github.com/roundcube/roundcubemail/issues/5133 It is not really obvious how to undelete messages with Roundcube. But it works: click on the icon! do not search for “Mark as undeleted“!