Tips for Thunderbird

Thunderbird (TB) is the state of the art free replacement for Microsoft Outlook.

At the time I update this, TB is currently in V52.

For the best TB experience it is important to have:
— Thunderbird
There is only a 32-bit version.
Download it from:

— Dictionaries
The following dictionaries are the most important ones:
 1) English;
 2) French;
 3) German;
 4) Spanish;
 5) Portuguese.

They can be downloaded from:
The Portuguese default dictionary is the postreform.
You can download the prereform from:

— MRC Compose (Add-on)
Provides three standards fields (TO, CC, BCC) with autocomplete to the compose pane.
Download from:

— Enigmail (Add-on)
Adds cryptography to e-mails, such as signing, encrypting, decrypting and verify the authenticity of messages.
Requires external software.
Download from:

— ImportExportTools (Add-on)
Adds tools to export/import (backup) messages and folders.
Download from:

— LanguageTool (Add-on)
The best grammar checker around.
Download from:

— ExQuilla for Microsoft Exchange (Add-on)
Provides access to message reading and contacts for users of Microsoft Exchange Server version 2007+.
Download from:

— CardBook (Add-on)
The best address book around.

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Last update: 4.Jun.2018