Make sure the filesystem allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox."If I leave this pop-up alone, about a minute later an Avast pop-up displays When I restarted Thunderbird it downloaded email from the account that was hung up as well as copying emails to the sent, all mail, important, and the trash folders. I had to copy the mail folder and delete them on the desktop - redirected thunderbird to that mail folder Then all i got was an empty inbox with the whizzing I experienced this error, and I am pretty sure that my anti-virus software, which was scanning email and watches file writes, locked the In Box file after "quarantining" the offending code, have a peek here
Was this helpful to you? 3 Quote Solution chosen I have this problem, too Ask a question You must log in to your account to reply to posts. Error message = Unable to write the email to the mailbox. s/bb896645Using it you can find what file FM tries to open but fails... Nav worked fine with the e-mail scanning with thunderbird, but I'm tired of calling to reset my install count every time I format my PC. http://kb.mozillazine.org/Unable_to_write_the_email_to_the_mailbox
Once closed and restarted thunderbird all was ok, so I deleted the original mailbox and replaced it with the ammended. It seems that there is a internal Thunderbird bug. Thanks for all the comments which helped a lot to solve the problem share|improve this answer answered Sep 8 '14 at 7:08 Roland 66172544 2 Wow. this error message suddenly appeared, locking up my Thunderbird Unable to write the email to the mailbox.
What do you see if you do: Code: ls -al ~/.mozilla-thunderbird/* You might also try: Code: ls -alR ~/.mozilla-thunderbird/* but I'm not sure how much that will spew. That seemed to fix it but the problem returned about 3 weeks later. Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox. This page has been accessed 91,942 times.
The time now is 01:05 PM. unable to write the emails to the inbox how do I create a Mailbox? Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox."I'm the administrator on the computer, windows 7 pro 64bit, 637gb free disk look at this site Logged The best things in life are free.
That sounds like a classic anti virus program trying to scan the box while it is being used. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1124427 I don't know why only one account was affected but it ain't broke now. Do you see it still after you restart your computer? brianduguid Newbie Posts: 2 I'm not a llama, but I am a mammal!
email is now received. My other computer that is still running ver 31.0 is working OK for this same email account (and actually downloading all emails for all accounts) While I was writing this it Click Get Messages. Check This Out Comment 2 robert johnson 2006-01-10 23:20:34 PST i have the same problem.
The workaround is to move the Mail folder into unencrypted space, and then create a symbolic link pointing to it. At any rate, if you see folders owned by root in there, that's the problem. force the avast mail scanner to time out by sending an email with attachment) and then post here the contents of the file
I think there is enough info in all the post above mine about this error.
Support Forum This thread was archived. Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox. unable to write the emails to the inbox Problem compacting Inbox Menu Reference TB Advanced panel - System, network, updates, and other advanced settings in Thunderbird New Email Address Matt Top not enough info.
It will be interesting to see if this fixes the issue.If not try rebuilding the folder or re-creating the mail account. I've tried to search for it in the toolbars but there's nothing there referring to it. What anti virus do you use? this contact form When you open Netscape again, only your new, compacted InBox will be there and you’ll be able to get new emails.
or both. mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Thunderbird Unable to write to mailbox Support Forum This thread was archived. Note the number of emails in the InBox after the deletion. 2. Read this answer in context 0 Question tools Get email updates when anybody replies.
an email from "MAILER-DAEMON@yahoo.com" keeps trying to be pulled in by Thunderbird (1.0.7), but it is misconfigured in some way that *breaks* thunderbird. I get the following error when trying to access one of my pop mail account: Unable to write the email to the mailbox. User contributions on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 4.0 International License. Right-clicking on the subfolder offered the usual menu of options including "Delete", but selecting "Delete" left the folder in place.
Still, I tried compacting folders and deleting old messages, and deleting .MSF files, etc. Cancel Subscribe to feed Question details Product Thunderbird Topic Error messages: what they mean and how to fix System Details Windows 10 Firefox 45.0 More system details Additional System Details