Add-Ons for Mozilla® Thunderbird® 3
Read on to know about features and benefits of add-ons in Mozilla Thunderbird 3
Thunderbird 3 is an e-mail and news client from Mozilla, which comes with better features and options for managing the e-mail accounts efficiently. The design of Mozilla Thunderbird 3 is based on the Gecko 126.96.36.199 platform. It comes with improved features such as 'Tabs' and 'Search', and security options that offer user-friendly options. It also safeguards confidential e-mails. Mozilla Thunderbird 3 has support for add-ons and can be added with a wide variety of add-ons. These add-ons further extend the features of this e-mail client. Add-ons are small programs that can be easily installed within another program. They work on behalf of these programs and benefit the users with additional features and usability options.
Discussed below are some points that help the users to know more about add-ons and also help them in installing the add-ons in Mozilla Thunderbird 3:
- Benefits of add-ons
- Add-ons in Mozilla Thunderbird 3
- Installing add-ons in Mozilla Thunderbird 3
Benefits of add-ons
Add-ons come with different benefits based on their type and usability option. Some add-ons have the capability to enhance the existing features of a program like improving the speed and performance of the program by cleaning unused data automatically. A majority of add-ons come with new features and usability options. Once these add-ons are installed with the appropriate software program, the users can use these through the software and aid to their benefit.
Add-ons in Mozilla Thunderbird 3
A wide variety of add-ons are available for Mozilla Thunderbird 3. Some of the widely used add-ons for this e-mail client are Lightning, Quicktext, Enigmail, ThunderBrowse, etc. Lightning helps the users in scheduling their everyday tasks with Mozilla Thunderbird 3. It includes managing their local calendars as well as subscribing to public calendars. Quicktext is an add-on that will help the users to create templates which then can be used for composing e-mails. EnigMail comes with an encryption standard of OpenPGP that allows the users to use encryption and authentication in Mozilla Thunderbird 3.
Add-ons can be easily installed in Mozilla Thunderbird 3. Before installing, the set-up file should be copied to your system. You can do this in different ways. The recommended ways for getting set-up or installation files is either purchasing the Setup CD or downloading the file directly from the website. Once the file is saved into one of your file folder, open Thunderbird 3 and select ‘Tools’ menu. Click on ‘Add-ons’ and then click on ‘Install’ button. Locate the file folder where you just copied/downloaded the set-up file and double-click on the file. The installation will start and finish automatically. You can then use the installed add-on with Mozilla Thunderbird 3.
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