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ThunderbirdThunderbird Beta
Release Notes

v.16.0b1, released: August 29, 2012

Check out what’s new and known issues for this version of Thunderbird below. As always, you’re encouraged to tell us what you think, or file a bug in Bugzilla.

What’s New

  • NEW support added to Filelink
  • NEW
    Windows: Thunderbird is now easier to update with one less prompt (User Account Control)
  • NEW
    Thunderbird now supports silent, background updates
    Various fixes and performance improvements

Known Issues

  • Unresolved
    If you are unable to view content for your RSS feeds in the Wide View Layout, you may need to disable the Lightning Calendar add-on if you have it installed or switch to Classic View and restart Thunderbird. (see 531397)