Thunderbird June 21, 2006 Jon Atherton, Dan Bartholomew CIT/IS http://www.cit.cornell.edu/computer/email/thunderbird/ Agenda Why Thunderbird? Client Comparison Migration Tools Migration Plans Training Roadmap Background Ownership of e-mail: CIT: S&O: Messaging
June 21, 2006
Jon Atherton, Dan BartholomewCIT/IS
Ownership of e-mail: CIT: S&O: Messaging
Client Support (backline): CIT: IS: P&D
E-mail back-office meetings
Yes (displays all returned fields - standard and eduPerson fields) when using Directory services.
Yes (displays standard fields or those re-mapped from eduPerson equivalence). In addition to working with the Address book, it also performs LDAP queries while entering addresses in the To: fields.LDAP Support
You can create multiple Personalities which can work on independent IMAP mailboxes or common POP mailbox. Need to use Filter to keep incoming/Outgoing mail separate for each Personality.
You can create multiple Accounts which can work on independent IMAP and POP mailboxes or configured to share a local mailbox.Multiple Mailbox Support
Has internal (limited but secure) rendering engine or can utilize the Microsoft Viewer (Internet Explorer) with its security risks.
Uses the Mozilla rendering Engine which more closely matches the capabilities of Eudora when the Microsoft Viewer (Internet Explorer) is enabled without the security risks.HTML Rendering