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AT&T bellsouth.net login problem

I have three email address, all bellsouth.net domains. If I go to the AT&T Yahoo site I can login to all three addresses without a problem. Therefore I know I have a … (read more)

I have three email address, all bellsouth.net domains. If I go to the AT&T Yahoo site I can login to all three addresses without a problem. Therefore I know I have a good password and the accounts are not locked.

Last fall I lost access to all three email accounts via Thunderbird. AT&T support told me I had to establish a secure 16 character password and convert to from POP3 to IMAP servers (this proved untrue as POP3 still works). After much effort I converted all three addresses to IMAP and regained access. A few months ago one of the three address suddenly would not login via Thunderbird. AT&T technical support proved no help resolving this problem even after hours of telephone time. I can still reliably log into this account via AT&Ts Yahoo site but not via an email client like Thunderbird or OE Express. On both clients I tried both POP3 and IMAP logins, and although both work for the other two accounts, nothing works for the one problem account. Thunderbird gives the following message when I try to log in "Login to server imap.mail.att.net with username xxxxxx@bellsouth.net failed.". I used both the original password that works with Yahoo and the 16 character secure password, with the same result. I also checked the settings multiple times.

I tried everything I can think of without success. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Asked by Barryng 1 year ago

Last reply by Matt 1 year ago

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One account all of google popup

Every time I open Tbird a separate window is opening with the heading "one account all of google" and asking me to sign into google. I have absolutely no interest in sig… (read more)

Every time I open Tbird a separate window is opening with the heading "one account all of google" and asking me to sign into google. I have absolutely no interest in signing into google even tho I do have an email address at gmail that I don't use.

Please tell me how to stop this window from opening up. HELP!!!!!

Asked by nuorlenzgal 1 year ago

Last reply by sfhowes 1 year ago

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PrettyGoodP

Hello. I have managed to get to the pgp menu while in a Thunderbird message,but am not sure when it comes to using pgp. Is there a step by step article here for being abl… (read more)

Hello. I have managed to get to the pgp menu while in a Thunderbird message,but am not sure when it comes to using pgp. Is there a step by step article here for being able to integrate,and setup pgp,and send to 1 or more contacts? Thankyou.

Asked by cs999 1 year ago

Last reply by Wayne Mery 1 year ago

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Do not automatically remove signature on a Reply

Hello, When receiving a message, Thunderbird considers a line containing "--" to be a signature start mark and automatically removes all following lines (instead of quot… (read more)

Hello,

 When receiving a message, Thunderbird considers a line containing "--" to be a signature start mark and automatically removes all following lines (instead of quoting it) when editing the reply. 

I want to disable this behavior. (The content of my (reply) message is my responsibility, I dislike automation on my authoring. ;-) )

So, how to configure this?

Regards.

Asked by christophe.lohr 1 year ago

Last reply by sfhowes 1 year ago

Thunderbird: Error 403:rate_limit_exceeded

As of this morning, 1/24/22, Thunderbird will not load my Google calendar. It has been just fine for years. Today all I get is: Authorization Error Error 403: rate_limi… (read more)

As of this morning, 1/24/22, Thunderbird will not load my Google calendar. It has been just fine for years. Today all I get is:

Authorization Error Error 403: rate_limit_exceeded

This app has reached its sign-in rate limit for now.

Google limits how quickly an app can get new users. You can try signing in again later, or ask the developer (provider-for-google-calendar@googlegroups.com) to increase this app's sign-in rate limit.

If you are the developer for this app, you can request a sign-in rate limit increase. Learn more The content in this section has been provided by the app developer. This content has not been reviewed or verified by Google. If you’re the app developer, make sure that these request details comply with Google policies.

   login_hint: xxxxxxx@gmail.com
   hl: en-US
   response_type: code
   redirect_uri: urn:ietf:wg:oauth:2.0:oob:auto
   client_id: XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX.apps.googleusercontent.com
   access_type: offline
   scope: https://www.googleapis.com/auth/calendar https://www.googleapis.com/auth/tasks

Asked by lee72 3 months ago

Last reply by sfhowes 3 months ago

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White space in inbox and folder tree

After update to 78.3.2 there is more white space between the list of messages in the folder view (and more white space between folders in the folder tree view). This is v… (read more)

After update to 78.3.2 there is more white space between the list of messages in the folder view (and more white space between folders in the folder tree view). This is very annoying - I just bought a bigger screen to see more, and now it is consumed to show white space. I need to have more compact view in both the folder tree and the message list. There seems to be no customization option for that -please help!?

Asked by Otto 1 year ago

Last reply by Toad-Hall 1 year ago

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Répétition de messages

Hello, I receive two messages repeatedly, on my Orange address. This is not the case if I use Orange mail, only with thunderbird. For the first, I put a filter that remov… (read more)

Hello, I receive two messages repeatedly, on my Orange address. This is not the case if I use Orange mail, only with thunderbird. For the first, I put a filter that removes it, but it doesn't work with the second. This repetition saturates my messaging and prevents me from receiving other messages.

Bonjour, Je reçois deux messages de façon répétitive, sur mon adresse Orange. Ce n'est pas le cas si j'utilise Orange mail, seulement avec thunderbird. Pour le premier, j'ai mis un filtre qui le supprime, mais ça ne marche pas avec le second. Cette répétition sature ma messagerie et m'empêche de recevoir les autres messages.

Asked by Patrick 8 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 8 months ago

Accessing gmail account with two-step verification

I routinely use Thunderbird to access my three gmail accounts. Google have recently introduced two-step verification on one of these accounts - after I put in my passwor… (read more)

I routinely use Thunderbird to access my three gmail accounts. Google have recently introduced two-step verification on one of these accounts - after I put in my password it sends a message to my mobile asking me to verify my identity. I am now unable to get in to this account via Thunderbird, presumably because Thunderbird can't handle the extra login step. It says I need an "application-specific password". I have no problems with my other two gmail accounts - though if Google introduce two-step verification on these I'll presumably not be able to get into them via Thudnerbird either. As far as i know I'm using the latest version of Thunderbird - I certainly get auomatic updates.

Can anybody help? John

Asked by jpe988 5 months ago

Last reply by Amelia 5 months ago

Interation with Thunderbird

if I click on link in email in Thunderbird, it opens in Firefox but Thunderbird is closing. FF is default browser. It happening after installing upgrades to FF and Thund… (read more)

if I click on link in email in Thunderbird, it opens in Firefox but Thunderbird is closing. FF is default browser. It happening after installing upgrades to FF and Thunderbird, upgrade to FF is last. My desktop PC is HP Pavilion, OS is Win 10, last (auto) upgrade.

Asked by ONLINESHOP663 6 months ago

Last reply by geoyar 5 months ago

move netzero email to thunderbird

I'm not computer savvy, I need to move my Netzero emails (in folders) to Thunderbird...how can this be done? I'm getting a new ISP (AT&T) this Friday and want to make… (read more)

I'm not computer savvy, I need to move my Netzero emails (in folders) to Thunderbird...how can this be done? I'm getting a new ISP (AT&T) this Friday and want to make sure these emails/photos won't get lost.

Please email me at [email removed from public] ...because I don't know how to get around in Thunderbird

Asked by texas4ever 1 month ago

Last reply by Stans 1 month ago

lost address book and old emails since upgrading

I recently upgraded thunderbird as suggested, and after upgrade, all my emails and address book had gone!! It just seem to start afresh, and i cant seem to get my my old … (read more)

I recently upgraded thunderbird as suggested, and after upgrade, all my emails and address book had gone!! It just seem to start afresh, and i cant seem to get my my old info back.. can anyone help please. Steve

Asked by stephen.myhill 5 months ago

Last reply by Toad-Hall 4 months ago