Thunder Bird Search Not Working-Solution

May 18 20:40 2012

One of the most beautiful feature in thunderbird is its Search, Which results in a threaded based screen. Unfortunately manytimes this screen stop functioning abnormally and this will even cause somebody to stop using the great email client

Search Suggession


Results Screen


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To Repair this search feature follow this steps

  • goto the application directory, by default it ll be in (C:\Program Files\Mozilla Thunderbird)
  • There will be one directory named “Defaults”
  • Delete this directory
  • Retart ThunderBird

In Most cases It will be Ok

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