How to install thunderbird 7.0 on ubuntu 11.04

Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail and developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

To install thunderbird 7.0 on ubuntu 11.04

1.Open the terminal and type

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mozillateam/thunderbird-stable

hit enter and type ubuntu password.

2.Then type below command and hit enter

sudo apt-get update

3.Type below command and hit enter

sudo apt-get install thunderbird

4.Press y and hit enter to continue

5.To open Thunderbird, click Applications icon or unity dash from unity launcher. And type Thunderbird in the search applications field.And click Thunderbird mail/News.

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3 Responses

  1. fat cat says:

    Just wasted 10 minutes of my life too, before I found that out…

  2. Pete says:

    Incorrect information! Does not work! 7.0.1 is not yet part of the package for natty with mozillateam! http://ppa.launchpad.net/mozillateam/thunderbird-stable/ubuntu/dists/natty/main/binary-amd64/Packages

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