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Old 04-08-2005, 05:45 PM   #1
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how to convert text(html) back to html.

My wording is probably not correct so bare with me.

I lost an email that was in html.
I found it in ./thunderbird/* in ordinary text.

How can it be converted back to an html message?
It is VERY important email that I need.

Old 04-08-2005, 06:29 PM   #2
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All the information that was displayed in the E-mail should be in the text file, HTML just display's it differently.

If you see the <tags/> in the text file. Just change the name to "something.html" and is should display in your browser.

Old 04-08-2005, 06:42 PM   #3
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As an alternative, see if you can display the message in Thunderbird. Then click the "View" menu item, and select one of the "Display as HTML" choices.
Old 04-08-2005, 08:08 PM   #4
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I opened the file in 'kwrite"
<*/> found nothing.
I am assuming this should work.

How do I open this file?
How do I get it into Mozilla mail?
I do not see any way to open it in Mozilla mail.

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If the tags are still there just rename it <something>.html and view it with a browser.


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