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I changed back to None. Portions of this content are ©1998–2016 by individual mozilla.org contributors. try turning it off. You can work around this bug by reading and deleting the message using webmail (so that Thunderbird won't see it as a new message), and then checking for new mail again. http://crudlet.org/thunderbird-unable/thunderbird-unable-to-write-to-mailbox.html

Remaining two messages downloaded. drwx------ 3 dad dad 136 2010-09-02 20:38 .. -rw-r--r-- 1 dad dad 1373 2010-09-03 15:15 abook.mab drwxr-xr-x 2 dad dad 368 2010-09-07 12:12 Cache -rw------- 1 dad dad 65536 2010-09-07 12:25 Here's the background: Yesterday, I tried to delete a subfolder of my Local Folders directory. Clicking on "Get Mail" yielded only a small wheel-icon that spins, presumably showing activity in progress, without actually finishing by getting mail. http://kb.mozillazine.org/Unable_to_write_the_email_to_the_mailbox

I'm using Thunderbird for my e-mail which has been working great until I installed avast. (I've been using NAV until now).If there are more than one e-mail messages being downloaded, I which didnt have any effect. I then deleted the entire mail; account, rebooted the system, relaunched Tbird, and re-created it.

i have other POP accounts that still work just fine. Has anyone encountered a similar problem of being unable to write to the Inbox? Comment 2 robert johnson 2006-01-10 23:20:34 PST i have the same problem. Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support General Help [SOLVED] Thunderbird is unable to write

I changed to SSL/TLS and to Normal password and rebooted the computer. While Fossamail is supposed to be using the Goanna engine now, there are still many similarities with the Gecko engine that they share.I'd guess some kind of event cache that is Still, I tried compacting folders and deleting old messages, and deleting .MSF files, etc. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1141703 I had to change ownership of certain files to "ron" in both ~/.mozilla-thunderbird and ~/.thunderbird In any case, the problem appears now to be solved.

I changed Authentication method from Password, transmitted insecurely to encrypted passwords and got an error message saying POP3 server does not support encrypted passwords. Can the product of two nonsymmetric matrices be symmetric? Logged The best things in life are free. What anti virus do you use?

Status: RESOLVED INCOMPLETE Whiteboard: closeme 2008-08-21 Keywords: Product: Thunderbird Classification: Client Software Component: Account Manager (show other bugs) Version: unspecified Platform: x86 Windows ME Importance: -- major (vote) TargetMilestone: --- Assigned his explanation Portions of this content are ©1998–2016 by individual mozilla.org contributors. Is TB/Options/Security/Anti-Virus checked? And Thunderbird became "unbroke" once i deleted the MAILER-DAEMON@yahoo.com email.

If not -any advice?? http://crudlet.org/thunderbird-unable/thunderbird-unable-to-write-the-email-to.html 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. Comment 10 Dick 2014-11-02 01:07:38 PDT I upgraded from ver 31 to 31.2.0 and get this same error msg: Unable to write the email to the mailbox. You probably have Windows Defender already installed.

Changed ownership of the files Made sure that the current user has Write Priveledges and nothing When I create a separate inbox for the newly created account, the mails download Any I am picking up emails on my laptop. Thanks, lrwxrwxrwx 1 dad dad 15 2010-09-07 12:25 lock -> 127.0.1.1:+2317 [email protected]:~$ ls -al ~/.mozilla-thunderbird/* -rw-r--r-- 1 dad dad 335 2010-09-02 20:38 /home/dad/.mozilla-thunderbird/appreg -rw-r--r-- 1 dad dad 94 2010-09-02 20:38 /home/dad/.mozilla-thunderbird/profiles.ini Check This Out Many thanks.

That sounds like a classic anti virus program trying to scan the box while it is being used. 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.

email is now received.

I would suggest you open a terminal and type: Code: chmod -R 755 ~/.mozilla-thunderbird to set the proper permissions. ------------------------------------------- Here's the second stage of the problem: I followed the advice Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox. Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox. I spent hours trying to gain prevfideldges again to use thunderbird and write to my own hard drive, but since the error is not really mine, but thunderbirds, i cannot fix

when a solution is found. Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox. 1 reply 15 have this problem 631 views Last reply by Matt At any rate, if you see folders owned by root in there, that's the problem. this contact form 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.

Email can be re-checked repeatedly, and the error just keeps popping up after each email. In floundering around trying things to solve the problem, I tried opening Thunderbird from the command line, using "sudo thunderbird", following which I succeeded in deleting the recalcitrant subfolder. I am not sure exactly what worked but changing the Authentication method was the last unique action before it started working properly. If you have to access the folder and thunderbird through root, then the files/folder are most likely set to root ownership.

My ~/.mozilla-thunderbird directory has permissions of 755. Unable to write to mailbox 3 replies 2 have this problem 78 views Last reply by hshackford 8 months ago hobies Posted 3/27/16, 1:40 PM I get the following error when Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox. mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Thunderbird Error message = Unable to write the ...

It makes TB write the message to a temporary file where it may not have the permissions. this is some seriously broke thing in thunderbird, when you have to go into WEBMAIL to delete an email that Thunderbird can't handle. 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. Thunderbird: unable to write the email to the mailbox « on: August 06, 2005, 04:40:04 PM » I have been using Avast on other home PC's for a while, but just

either it wasnt quite fixed, or somehow it came back. Tried compacting and moving old email to local folder. And this produces the error message Unable to write the email to the mailbox. See compacting folders. 2) EncFS This problem has been seen with every incoming email from multiple accounts - when the Mail folder resides within an EncFS-encrypted folder.

Make sure the file system allows you write privileges, and you have enough disk space to copy the mailbox Summary: Unable to write the email to the mailbox. When i try and create another inbox for incoming email on the same account it works, but after exiting and going back into Thunderbird, it freezes and will not work at

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