Thunderbird 38 beta 2 is available

Tanstaafl tanstaafl at
Fri Apr 24 11:28:17 UTC 2015

On 4/24/2015 7:18 AM, Mihovil Stanić <mihovil at> wrote:
> Anyway, my initial impression is that maildir visibility when creating
> new mail account is BAD.
> I spent 30 min and 4 profile deletions until I found out HOW to enable
> MailDir.
> If you just installed TB, you will be prompted with account creation
> wizard. That wizard has NO reference to maildir at all. To enable it,
> you must go trough whole wizard, setup everything, but don't click "FINISH".
> When you have setup everything, go advanced setting, and then find your
> account, go to SERVER SETTINGS, then on very bottom, there is small text
> "TYPE OF MESSAGE STORAGE", switch to maildir and OK.

Wayne had mentioned that this only works for POP accounts...

Are you using POP or IMAP?

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