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Easily Integrate Thunderbird into the Ubuntu Messaging Menu

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Thunderbird users seeking out native notifications and interactive integration with their Ubuntu desktop need look no further than rubenverweij‘s ‘Indicator for Thunderbird’ add-on.


The add-on is a ‘must have’ for Thunderbird users on Ubuntu. It makes use of Ubuntu’s default notification system and the Ubuntu Messaging Menu for notification of new mail/

Thanks to reader Erik for the tip