Recovering Lost E-mails from Mozilla® Thunderbird
Mozilla Thunderbird is a free e-mail client application which offers the user with management functionality for e-mail accounts on the system. The e-mail messages that are stored on different folders in the Mozilla Thunderbird application may get deleted or lost while the user runs the application. The situation would cause issues with the user since the lost e-mails may include important matter for the user like job letters, etc. In such cases the recovery of the e-mails that are lost from the application hold importance. E-mails may get lost or deleted from the Mozilla Thunderbird application due to various reasons. The occurrence of infections or any virus attacks would result in such cases. The Mozilla Thunderbird security measures sometimes prevent the mails with unknown extensions also. The hardware failure also may result in data loss. The accidental deletion of e-mails by the user, deletion of the hard drive partition that holds e-mails, etc. also may result in losing of e-mails from the Mozilla Thunderbird e-mail application.
Here is more on recovering lost e-mails from Mozilla Thunderbird:
- Recover Emails using Software Tools
- Alternative Tips to Recover Emails
- Tips to fix issues while Recovering
Recover Emails Using Software Tools
The recovery option for lost e-mails from the Mozilla Thunderbird application is possible with the software tools that are available to the users. The third party tools can be downloaded from the websites and the user should run those applications upon the system according to the instructions of the tool developers. One such tool for enabling the recovery option on the Mozilla Thunderbird e-mail client is Mail-Cure.
Alternative Tips to Tecover Emails
A user can also perform some manual techniques to recover lost e-mails from the Mozilla Thunderbird application. The first method is to remove and restore e-mail archive folders upon the application. For that the user should delete the account and then add the account again into the application. Now the Mozilla Thunderbird application would import all the e-mails and contacts from the e-mail server into the application interface. Thus the user can restore the lost e-mails.
Tips to fix Issues While Recovering
The third party tools for the recovery option should be installed only after verifying the compatibility with the system for avoiding the issues while recovering e-mails. The changes that are made on the application should be done only if the user is aware about various settings and options. The presence of infections prevent recovery techniques and thus the user should remove infections from the system as a primary step.