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Mozilla Thunderbird 2

Mozilla Thunderbird 2
alaAverage 4.1

6 reviews

Aug, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Mozilla Thunderbird 2. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 3.4/5 for other Internet & Network for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 90/100 and experts rate this product 72/100.

Review analysis

(Based on 6 reviews)

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Expert review by: Elsa Wenzel (cnet.com)

Mozilla Thunderbird 2 review: Mozilla Thunderbird 2

 

The Thunderbird 2 e-mail application comes from Mozilla, the same organization responsible for releasing Firefox, the popular open-source Web browser. Firefox has become the preferred surfing tool for many people who reject Microsoft Internet Explorer....

Mozilla Thunderbird 2 offers unobtrusive installation; speedy searches; built-in RSS feeds; well-considered security; hundreds of add-ons; and compatibility with Windows, Mac, and Linux systems, as well as with Gmail and .Mac accounts.

Setting up Mozilla Thunderbird 2 may be dead simple for geeks, but steps could be explained better from the start. Built-in features are less extensive than in paid clients, such as Microsoft Outlook, although users with savvy can tack on many add-ons.

Mozilla Thunderbird 2 is a fine, free, extensible e-mail client and a solid alternative to pricey Microsoft Outlook 2007 or the free Windows Live Mail.

Mar, 2008

Expert review by: Simon Williams (trustedreviews.com)

Mozilla Thunderbird 2

 

Can Mozilla's Thunderbird do for email what Firefox did for the web? We check out version 2 to see if it can.

There’s little excuse for spelling mistakes or typos in messages sent from Thunderbird 2, as it includes a real-time spell checker which neatly underlines any suspect words. It appears not to install any language dictionaries by default, though it...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Elsa Wenzel (cnet.com.au)

Mozilla Thunderbird 2

 

Thunderbird 2 provides a compelling option for users looking for an open source e-mail client.

Unobtrusive installation ; Speedy searches ; Built-in RSS feeds ; Well-considered security ; Hundreds of add-ons ; Compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux, as well as with Gmail and .Mac accounts

Initial setup procedure could be explained better ; Fewer built-in features than in paid-for clients such as Microsoft Outlook

Service & support Thunderbird provides online support only, which is reasonable for a free product. Mozilla's Help pages include a step-by-step tutorials with well-illustrated screenshots, as well as FAQs and keyboard shortcuts. However, we wish we...

Apr, 2008
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Expert review by: Elsa Wenzel (zdnet.com.au)

Mozilla Thunderbird 2

 

The Thunderbird 2 e-mail application comes from Mozilla, the same organisation responsible for releasing Firefox, the popular open source Web browser. Firefox has become the preferred tool for many people who reject Microsoft's Internet Explorer....

Unobtrusive installation, Speedy searches, Built-in RSS feeds, Well-considered security, Hundreds of add-ons, Compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux, as well as with Gmail and .Mac accounts

Initial setup procedure could be explained better, Fewer built-in features than in paid-for clients such as Microsoft Outlook

Thunderbird 2 provides a compelling option for users looking for an open source e-mail client.

Apr, 2008

Consumer review by: sapperk9 (cnet.com.au)

Mozilla Thunderbird 2

 

A typical Mozilla very functional tool

Not M

Not Outlook compat

Jan, 2009
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