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how to put a link to thunderbird on firefox's toolbar

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since get mail plus will no longer work with firefox is it possible to put thunderbird onto the toolbar?

since get mail plus will no longer work with firefox is it possible to put thunderbird onto the toolbar?

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But why? What's the advantage over a taskbar button?

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christ1
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Your question is about Firefox, not Thunderbird. It will be moved to the Firefox support queue.

Your question is about Firefox, not Thunderbird. It will be moved to the Firefox support queue.

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my question involves BOTH thunderbird and firefox

my question involves BOTH thunderbird and firefox
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What exactly do you want to achieve?

I've looked up the addon, and I'm wondering what it offers that you don't already have via a button on the desktop's taskbar, which is available to you from ALL programs, not just Firefox.

What exactly do you want to achieve? I've looked up the addon, and I'm wondering what it offers that you don't already have via a button on the desktop's taskbar, which is available to you from ALL programs, not just Firefox.

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since firefox will no longer allow me to use getmail to view my email program messages I wanted to replace it with thunderbird, i.e. an addon link to thunderbird from firefox's toolbar

since firefox will no longer allow me to use getmail to view my email program messages I wanted to replace it with thunderbird, i.e. an addon link to thunderbird from firefox's toolbar
Zenos 2265 solutions 12258 answers

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But why? What's the advantage over a taskbar button?

But why? What's the advantage over a taskbar button?

Question owner

None. I have become so accustomed to accessing my mail via the toolbar buttons, that I have completely forgotten about the task bar. Thanks for the reminder

None. I have become so accustomed to accessing my mail via the toolbar buttons, that I have completely forgotten about the task bar. Thanks for the reminder