Thunderbird 5.0 Beta 2
Mozilla Thunderbird makes e-mailing safer, faster, and easier with features such as intelligent spam filters, a built-in RSS reader, and quick search. Thunderbird was designed to prevent viruses and to stop junk mail.
Thunderbird includes tabbed e-mail, new search tools and indexing, smart folders, support for Firefox, a simplified setup wizard and robust junk protections that include phishing and spam filters.
Key Features Include:
- Tabbed email.
- An Archive feature similar to the one found in GMail.
- Lightning fast search.
- Smart folders.
Thunderbird has junk mail tools that have been updated to stay ahead of spam and features anti-phishing protection.
- New Addons Manager and extension management API (user interface will be changed before final release)
- Tabs can now be reordered and dragged to different windows
- Revised account creation wizard, offering improved set-up
- Attachment sizes now displayed along with attachments
- New troubleshooting information page to aid supporting and diagnosing problems in Thunderbird
- Plugins can now be loaded in RSS feeds by default
- Various other user interface fixes and improvements
- Support for Mac 32/64 bit Universal builds (Thunderbird Beta will no longer support PowerPC on Mac)
- and numerous other bug fixes