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Old 03-23-2007, 03:00 PM   #1
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How to import profile into Thunderbird in Ubuntu 6.10


Sorry for the dumb question. How in the world do I import my profile folder from Thunderbird in XP to Thunderbird in Ubuntu 6.10 ? or is it even possible?
 
Old 03-23-2007, 03:20 PM   #2
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Have you exported your profile in XP? if yes then just use the import option (in the tools menu) in Thunderbird on Ubuntu.
 
Old 03-23-2007, 09:52 PM   #3
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Thunderbird will allow you to share a single profile between windows and Linux if your machine is a dual boot..

http://kb.mozillazine.org/Roaming_profile

Typically I just copy the profile folder then edit the profiles.ini to the new profile name. DONE.. profile imported. works on Windows or Linux

/home/username/.mozilla-thunderbird/profiles.ini
c:\Documents and Settings\username\Application Settings\Thunderbird\profiles.ini
 
  


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