If a bug report in References below matches your problem, please add yourself to the bug report and add details about your situation. To fix slowness, you must do some investigation, because we must eliminate impacts that may be coming from your environment. While working on my system, I came across a Mozilla Thunderbird bug 794401. Yet, type-two freezing is the most frequent at the moment. If you use this feature frequently, you might want to clear this list under Exceptions. Here are preliminary results: Steps 1.
Go to Tools, Options, Advanced. You already know therefore significantly relating to this matter, made me in my opinion consider it from numerous various angles. What are you waiting for exactly? I'm sure this bug started in 15. Do you mean that many other users at your business also are having trouble?. That solved ; to know if this bug is solved by that, I'd need to upgrade again from 12 to 15+, but is it safe? I'll revert to 12 soon, so if you need more tests be quick please. If that service is runnings, have try disabling it and see if the problem goes away? Quad-core processor Presumably more threads are working than previously. Users who use the client heavily, may experience slow downs or lags when using the desktop email client after some time.
To resolve the issue: Click on Modify and in the new window click on the Temp directory name in the lower pane with the name Summary of selected locations. If you're lucky, an update fixes the problem. Any Idea how to solve it??? Well the new one was a bunch smaller, presumably related to messages that were deleted over time and the space not reclaimed in the old one. If using beta get it from. If I complained about a problem with Firefox. It really shouldn't, but I think that it does.
Being addressing in a different bug report. By doing this separately for each account, I was able to keep my custom columns on all my accounts. But reports that don't exactly match the reporter's in both symptoms and time frames may I fear further muddy the already dark waters. I suggest to focus on this problem if the freezing is solved. If no imap, then mail. It ain't busted, I ain't fixin it. Looking at the comment section this has been going on for at least 5 years.
Note: memory usage is affected by the number and types of extensions add-ons installed, number of folders and accounts, number of messages in folders, and. I'll add that I first downloaded beta version 40 of Thunderbird and had all kinds of problems, including graphics issues, hanging, total crashing, etc. If that doesn't work, it may be because your folder is too badly corrupted. Surely it shouldn't be interested in those if I don't have the check for new mail flag enabled, and I don't have client side filtering enabled. What are you waiting for exactly? Unfortunately I don't know the Java ecosystem. After a lot of troubleshooting, here is a solution that seems to have worked for me.
After about 5-10 seconds, it unhangs and deletes the message. If you know of anything else that's worked, let us know and we'll update this article. I upgrade to fedora 20 and I now have Thunderbird 24. I think that the identification of the problem has been blurred thus far because I did not take into account that different causes might affect different types of freezing and that I probably missed to notice that different kinds of freezing started not simultaneously, but briefly one after the other. Again: which folders on which level? Folders that are archive folders that haven't had recent email in years;. The use of any third party trademarks, logos, or brand names is for informational purposes only, and does not imply an endorsement by Thunderbird Support or vice versa or that such trademark owner has authorized Thunderbird Support to promote its products or services. I do this for several high volume mail lists to which I subscribe.
How about the Windows Indexing Service? In general, there's a lot of organizing, research and fixing left to be done. In sum, thanks so much for your help. Here is the aforementioned stacktrace. Your subject is half a question when it should be a subject. Start Thunderbird in Safe Mode instructions. Is there anyone who can help me out to stop error Mozilla Thunderbird Freezes? I had a choice of how to confirm, and choose to receive the code in an e-mail which I received just before Mozilla Thunderbird hung.
Unfortunately, there is no apt-get-like package manager on Windows that could at least help with the find-download-link process. This opens the local profile folder Note: It is of course recommended to backup the Thunderbird profile folder before deleting any files within Check. If you're connected to the Internet or a network while your antivirus software is disabled, your computer is vulnerable to attacks. As I wrote before, I have anyway disabled windows defender by adding a new registry key. I hope that this problem will never occur again on another notebook.
Turned out out to be revelation, that one. If the freezing stops, you'll need to disable add-ons one at a time until you find the culprit. I can provide more logs, but without the problem anymore I doubt it'll help. If error message indicates a script problem, No script problem. Shut down Thunderbird, in your profile keep the sqlite file but rename it for later diagnosis, and restart Thunderbird.