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Old 01-13-2014, 10:41 PM   #1
Norman Baldwin
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Unhappy Restoring a Thunderbird Profile on Ubuntu

Hello all! I am new to Ubuntu but LOVING IT! As I attempted to restore my profile by following (or so I thought) the steps I found on the world wide interwebs, I managed to remove the "profile" file (which I thought that was what I was supposed to do) from the directory and not able replace it with the file created from my "backup" process from a windows os. Now this is what I see every time I attempt to open Thunderbird: "Your thunderbird profile can not be loaded. It may be missing or inaccessable."
Is there anyone out there that can help me find a way into some kind of program file and add the missing "profile file?" Thank you in advance so ever much!
Old 01-14-2014, 02:16 AM   #2
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What is the folder name you gave to your thunderbird profile and where did you put it? In my setup it's called .thunderbird (the initial full-stop is important) and it goes in my home folder as in /home/*username*/.thunderbird
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