Password protecting folders on thunderbird

  Ronnie268 20:58 02 Jun 08

Does anyone know how to password protect a folder on mozilla thunderbird

I have 2 accounts, 1 for anyone to see and the other for my private mail.

Is there an extension or command I can use so that to see the folder contents, you must enter a password?

  MAT ALAN 21:02 02 Jun 08

Password protect the message pane (IMAP only)

With this trick, Mozilla Thunderbird will password protect the message list pane (aka the thread pane) by keeping it blank until you log in and enter a password for that account. In the Config Editor, search for the preference mail.password_protect_local_cache, and change its value to true.

  MAT ALAN 21:03 02 Jun 08

click here

should find what your looking for here also...

  MAT ALAN 21:06 02 Jun 08

click here

also this, it might help...

  Ronnie268 21:09 02 Jun 08


Unfortunately im using a hotmail acount with the webmail extension and it doesn't seem to work

  Ronnie268 21:32 02 Jun 08

How do you set up a new profile?

  MAT ALAN 21:36 02 Jun 08

click here

this will help...

  Ronnie268 16:51 07 Jun 08

Thanks for replies. Have done it.

Ronnie 268

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