Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition 3.0.1 Released by

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Submitted by John T. Haller on January 21, 2010 - 2:21pm

Thunderbird logoMozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition 3.0.1 has been released in Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil and Portugal), Russian and Spanish (Spain and International) packages. It's the popular Mozilla Thunderbird email client bundled with a launcher as a portable app. This release updates Mozilla Thunderbird to 3.0, with it's greatly enhanced features. It's packaged in Format so it can easily integrate with the Suite. And it's open source and completely free.

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portablethunderbird_small.pngMozilla Thunderbird is the safe, fast email client that's easy to use. It has lots of great features including quick message search, customizable views, support for IMAP/POP, RSS support and more. Plus, the portable version leaves no personal information behind on the machine you run it on, so you can take your email and adress book with you wherever you go. Learn more about Mozilla Thunderbird...

New In This Release

The included Thunderbird has been updated to 3.0.1 (release notes) and features an enhanced launcher and installer.

2.0 Still Supported

The 2.0 version of Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition is still being actively maintained and updated. Users of some extensions may wish to continue using 2.0. It is available using the "Other Versions" link on the Thunderbird Portable homepage. The Lightning extension supports Thunderbird 3.0 with the 1.0 Beta 1 release.

GPG 1.4.9

GPG, in conjunction with the Enigmail extension, allows you to sign and encrypt your email. Learn more about GPG and Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition. Installer / Format

Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition is packaged in a Installer so it will automatically detect an existing installation when your drive is plugged in. It supports upgrades by installing right over an existing copy, preserving all your email and settings. And it's in Format, so it automatically works with the Suite including the Menu and Backup Utility.


Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition is available for immediate download from the Mozilla Thunderbird, Portable Edition homepage. You can get the German release from the German homepage and the French, Italian, Japanese and Simplified Chinese releases from the Localization page. Get it today!

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