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Thunderbird

Email client from Mozilla.

3.7
Based on 173 user ratesRead reviews & comments
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Thunderbird overview

As of July 2012, Thunderbird has transitioned to a new governance model, with new features being developed by the broader free software and open source community, and security fixes and improvements handled by Mozilla.

Thunderbird is a free, open-source, cross-platform e-mail and news (NNTP) client developed by the Mozilla Foundation. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox, a project aimed at creating a Web browser.

What’s new in version 115.10.1

Updated on Apr 25 2024

Fixes
  • Thunderbird processes did not exit cleanly; user intervention was required via task manager
View older Thunderbird updates

Information

License

Free

Size

133.5 MB

Downloads

434953

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Apple Silicon
  • OS X 10.12 or later
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What customer like

Price
Privacy
Regular updates

What needs improvements

User Experience
Design

Thunderbird qualities

Value
4.2
Ease of use
2.5
Features
3.2
Reliability
3.3
Customer support
2.8

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jimplant3
jimplant3
Nov 11 2023
115.3.2
0.0
Nov 11 2023
0.0
Version: 115.3.2
Using a Mac, one on Catalina, the other on System 14 on an M1 chip. Can't get either one to work. Whan I enter my *correct* user ID and password to tell it to use iCloud, it comes back saying that my credentials aren't accepted. One commenter on another forum said to erase the account and restart TB. How does one erase an account? Another commented that one should delect ~/.thunderbird. There isn't one on either of my machines. I really want to replace Mail. Won't you please help?
stargazer-colorado
stargazer-colorado
Jul 22 2023
115.0
0.0
Jul 22 2023
0.0
Version: 115.0
Has the fixed compose window issue been fixed for V115.0? Any other comments to share?
asjunttila
asjunttila
Sep 24 2022
102.3.0
2.0
Sep 24 2022
2.0
Version: 102.3.0
Mozilla has tried to create a new problem for its users. The compose window for sending an email now has a fixed position on the screen. This window can no longer be moved around the screen. It is simply impossible to disable this feature. Now I am really thinking about finding an alternative to Mozilla Thunderbird, because this "innovation" is a very significant problem.
nobody2011
nobody2011
Jun 30 2022
91.10.0
5.0
Jun 30 2022
5.0
Version: 91.10.0
102.0 is out now: http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/releases/102.0/mac/
Satcomer
Satcomer
Apr 7 2022
91.8.0
0.0
Apr 7 2022
0.0
Version: 91.8.0
Maybe you reconcile it to Universal ! If you get a Mac mini and Xcode you reconcile for Universal easily , if you write in C!
Eric•Woehler
Eric•Woehler
Nov 29 2021
91.3.2
4.0
Nov 29 2021
4.0
Version: 91.3.2
Recent versions (90.0+) are highly unstable - a few weeks back it took me several days to rebuild my email library (150k emails [no attachments] spanning 20 years of work); new install, complete rebuild, then pow, same problem - crashes on start - start all over again. have been long time user, unwilling to use Apple Mail and looking now for alternatives to TB)
Rjmorita
Rjmorita
Aug 20 2021
91.0.1
4.0
Aug 20 2021
4.0
Version: 91.0.1
It's good that this app gets updated frequently. But the interface still looks so archaic.
robsta
robsta
Aug 20 2021
91.0.1
0.0
Aug 20 2021
0.0
Version: 91.0.1
Link is incorrect for 91.0.1 download - should be: <https://download.mozilla.org/?product=thunderbird-91.0.1-SSL&os=osx&lang=en-GB>
Rachael74
Rachael74
Jun 2 2021
78.10.2
3.0
Jun 2 2021
3.0
Version: 78.10.2
Hope, I will contact with all my friends faster)
nobody2011
nobody2011
Apr 22 2021
78.10.0
5.0
Apr 22 2021
5.0
Version: 78.10.0
TB 78.10.0 doesn't run on Big Sur (11.2.3)! I got an info-message: Your system doesn't meet the requirements to run Thunderbird. the requirements: Mac Operating Systems macOS 10.9 macOS 10.10 macOS 10.11 macOS 10.12 macOS 10.13 macOS 10.14 macOS 10.15
adrienemarroquin
adrienemarroquin
Mar 19 2021
78.8.1
5.0
Mar 19 2021
5.0
Version: 78.8.1
Nice and secure
Weaztek
Weaztek
Mar 12 2021
78.8.1
5.0
Mar 12 2021
5.0
Version: 78.8.1
I switched to Thunderbird many years ago after Apple Mail stopped working for me on my email account. I really like it, but miss the functionality of a "send later" plug-in for email messages. I hope a developer can update that in the future as it's quite useful!
prLab
prLab
Dec 19 2020
78.6.0
5.0
Dec 19 2020
5.0
Version: 78.6.0
I have been using it for three years. Love the integration with calendar and contacts. Search function works well.
RickOLeary1436
RickOLeary1436
Nov 15 2020
78.4.3
0.0
Nov 15 2020
0.0
Version: 78.4.3
This is the best email reader ever!
Swingscars
Swingscars
Oct 21 2020
78.3.3
1.0
Oct 21 2020
1.0
Version: 78.3.3
les polices sont beaucoup trop petites ,pas facile pour les mal voyant. je n'ai gardé l'application qu'une heure malgré cela l'application est facile a manipuler
drmichaelaschumacher
drmichaelaschumacher
Sep 7 2020
78.2.1
0.0
Sep 7 2020
0.0
Version: 78.2.1
Habe mich dagegen entschieden, da man die Konten und Ordner nicht aus der Vorgängerversion transferieren kann. Sie alle neu zu erstellen, ist mir zu viel Arbeit. Insofern bin ich sehr enttäuscht über dieses no go.
prLab
prLab
Sep 3 2020
78.2.0
5.0
Sep 3 2020
5.0
Version: 78.2.0
It does everything I need. Never had a problem. Regular updates. Somewhat clunky but heck it's just email.
ben-marko
ben-marko
Aug 21 2020
78.1.1
4.0
Aug 21 2020
4.0
Version: 78.1.1
Glad to see TB back in development. it could use some minor tweaks, though. The text in the main window is much too small, it would be nice to see it adjustable for farsighted folks. And the process for adding calendars is still cumbersome, and even broken. It isn't easy to add iCloud calendars or even Google Calendars (that option is completely gone). Hopefully this will be fixed soon. And I am completely amazed at all of the people complaining about the update to v78. Did none of you even bother to read the release notes? Might help. Especially those who are complaining about broken addons. [Hint: https://www.thunderbird.net/en-US/thunderbird/78.0/releasenotes/]
Suricate15
Suricate15
Aug 2 2020
78.1.0
2.0
Aug 2 2020
2.0
Version: 78.1.0
I like Thunderbird especially v68.x due to all extensions and internal features.. but v78, if you don't use PGP (who really use PGP..?), seems to be for me at least a kind of "kickback" : a lot of features aren't no more available and customizing TH78 is more restricted. Furthermore still not possible to change the font size of messages list, all Retina Macusers know what I mean. It's a pity that's not implemented again; old third party extension doesn't work since a long time. Updating TH68 database to TH78 seems also not easy.. Finally looking for another Mac email solution in the near future. But not for Apple's email client.
francoisvernaz28
francoisvernaz28
Jul 31 2020
78.1.0
5.0
Jul 31 2020
5.0
Version: 78.1.0
Excellent.
jojimbody
jojimbody
Sep 30 2023
115.3.0
5.0
Sep 30 2023
5.0
Version: 115.3.0
Saneman1
Saneman1
Aug 3 2023
115.1.0
5.0
Aug 3 2023
5.0
Version: 115.1.0
Dorse
Dorse
Jul 27 2023
115.0.1
5.0
Jul 27 2023
5.0
Version: 115.0.1
The_Blinded
The_Blinded
Jul 14 2023
115.0
5.0
Jul 14 2023
5.0
Version: 115.0
East'n'blue
East'n'blue
Oct 8 2022
102.3.1
5.0
Oct 8 2022
5.0
Version: 102.3.1
asjunttila
asjunttila
Sep 24 2022
102.3.0
2.0
Sep 24 2022
2.0
Version: 102.3.0
Uliana_k
Uliana_k
Jul 15 2022
102.0.1
5.0
Jul 15 2022
5.0
Version: 102.0.1
didifri
didifri
Mar 25 2022
91.7.0
5.0
Mar 25 2022
5.0
Version: 91.7.0
gorges
gorges
Nov 13 2021
91.3.0
3.0
Nov 13 2021
3.0
Version: 91.3.0
misjase
misjase
Aug 20 2021
91.0.1
5.0
Aug 20 2021
5.0
Version: 91.0.1
wordproductions
wordproductions
Jul 18 2021
78.11.0
5.0
Jul 18 2021
5.0
Version: 78.11.0
Rachael74
Rachael74
Jun 2 2021
78.10.2
3.0
Jun 2 2021
3.0
Version: 78.10.2
prLab
prLab
Dec 19 2020
5.0
Dec 19 2020
5.0
Version: null
Swingscars
Swingscars
Oct 21 2020
1.0
Oct 21 2020
1.0
Version: null
ben-marko
ben-marko
Aug 21 2020
4.0
Aug 21 2020
4.0
Version: null
Suricate15
Suricate15
Aug 2 2020
2.0
Aug 2 2020
2.0
Version: null
francoisvernaz28
francoisvernaz28
Jul 31 2020
5.0
Jul 31 2020
5.0
Version: null
Bolt1963
Bolt1963
Jul 26 2020
4.0
Jul 26 2020
4.0
Version: null
sandysandaver
sandysandaver
Jun 7 2020
3.0
Jun 7 2020
3.0
Version: null
glindabaum
glindabaum
Jun 1 2020
1.0
Jun 1 2020
1.0
Version: null
zlazkow
zlazkow
May 27 2020
5.0
May 27 2020
5.0
Version: null
lubomyrprytulak
lubomyrprytulak
Apr 8 2020
1.0
Apr 8 2020
1.0
Version: null
yanuarnugroho
yanuarnugroho
Dec 5 2019
5.0
Dec 5 2019
5.0
Version: null
a3a05603
a3a05603
Aug 30 2019
1.0
Aug 30 2019
1.0
Version: null
Macfool
Macfool
May 20 2019
4.5
May 20 2019
4.5
Version: null
56eagle
56eagle
Apr 10 2019
1.0
Apr 10 2019
1.0
Version: null
rmaniacnyc
rmaniacnyc
Apr 7 2019
5.0
Apr 7 2019
5.0
Version: null
WetNet
WetNet
Jan 31 2019
4.0
Jan 31 2019
4.0
Version: null
IronProgrammer
IronProgrammer
Jan 18 2019
4.0
Jan 18 2019
4.0
Version: null
476429
476429
Dec 27 2018
5.0
Dec 27 2018
5.0
Version: null
anonymous-skink-4656
anonymous-skink-4656
Oct 29 2018
0.5
Oct 29 2018
0.5
Version: null
plarcher
plarcher
Oct 29 2018
5.0
Oct 29 2018
5.0
Version: null
T Bellows
T Bellows
Aug 29 2018
4.0
Aug 29 2018
4.0
Version: null
orsobou4
orsobou4
Jul 14 2018
4.0
Jul 14 2018
4.0
Version: null
Scrapperoo
Scrapperoo
Apr 16 2018
4.0
Apr 16 2018
4.0
Version: null
Christian-Bauer
Christian-Bauer
Jan 28 2018
5.0
Jan 28 2018
5.0
Version: null
tjp1918
tjp1918
Dec 29 2017
3.0
Dec 29 2017
3.0
Version: null
reney1
reney1
Nov 27 2017
0.5
Nov 27 2017
0.5
Version: null
kWASj
kWASj
Aug 22 2016
4.5
Aug 22 2016
4.5
Version: null
Freenergy
Freenergy
Apr 14 2016
5.0
Apr 14 2016
5.0
Version: null
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