Mozilla Thunderbird 2 Beta 1 Released

Thursday December 14th, 2006

Mozilla Thunderbird 2 Beta 1 has been released. Features new to Thunderbird 2 include message tags, folder views, session navigation history, a visual refresh of the theme, and improved new mail notification alerts.

Mozilla Thunderbird 2 Beta 1 is available for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. Localized builds will be offered for beta 2, currently scheduled for January.

Feedback on the release is being collected in Mozillazine forums

For more information, refer to the Mozilla Thunderbird 2 Beta 1 Release Notes.

#5 Re: Nice new features in Tbird 2

by BenoitRen

Friday December 15th, 2006 9:39 AM

You are replying to this message

"Set the right option and you never have to think about compacting your folders again. Tbird 2 will offer to do it automatically with no more prompts and nags. Works great--but why isn't it the defarult??"

Because compacting takes time, especially on larger mail boxes.