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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2004. This is your chance to be heard! Voting closes on February 3rd.


View Poll Results: Mail Client of the Year
Evolution 262 20.99%
Kmail 272 21.79%
Thunderbird 594 47.60%
Sylpheed 29 2.32%
pine 29 2.32%
mutt 28 2.24%
Balsa 1 0.08%
Opera M2 15 1.20%
SquirrelMail 17 1.36%
IMP 1 0.08%
Voters: 1248. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 01-03-2005, 05:17 PM   #46
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Judging by the comments it sounds like Thunderbird might win it this year... hmm, I like T-bird, but I've never really thought it to be all that special.

There are faster & better clients out there IMHO.
Old 01-03-2005, 05:25 PM   #47
Registered: Jan 2005
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support mozilla
Down with micro$oft
Old 01-03-2005, 09:35 PM   #48
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Thunderbird 1.0, I like the integration.
Old 01-03-2005, 11:13 PM   #49
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What, telnet's not on the list?
If I used a mail client (webmail all the way, baby!), I'd probably use kmail/Kontact again.
Old 01-04-2005, 02:47 AM   #50
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I use KMail. I don't know whether it is the best, but it does my job pretty well.
Old 01-04-2005, 02:54 AM   #51
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Voted Evolution because that's my favorite, though I'm currently trying out KMail. So far, Evolution still rocks.
Old 01-04-2005, 03:38 AM   #52
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pine. It's so simple I don't know why anyone would use anything else But I do use Thunderbird when I'm checking my school email.
Old 01-04-2005, 09:24 AM   #53
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Sorry thunder, but Evolution realy rocks!
Old 01-04-2005, 11:27 AM   #54
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Old 01-04-2005, 02:52 PM   #55
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I think that there are some bug or difficulties
in Kmail when it must manage IMAP or many
accounts .
I am still happy with it.
Old 01-04-2005, 04:27 PM   #56
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Thunderbird is the runner-up i guess, but its kinda low on features. It still has a long way to go, but once i comes up, itll surpass evolution by miles!

for now ---> EVOLUTION!
Old 01-05-2005, 05:42 AM   #57
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I don't demand too much from a mail client, just basic send recieve text mail so Thunderbird is perfect for me
Old 01-05-2005, 07:07 AM   #58
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Originally posted by digiot
I need mozilla -mail to be able to vote.
the same for me :-) I do not have Thunderbird, I have mozila mail client ))
Old 01-05-2005, 07:10 AM   #59
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evolution throughout year !!
Old 01-05-2005, 07:20 AM   #60
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gnus please.


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