Thunderbird 1.5 RC 1 released

by Antony

Thunderbird 1.5 RC1Mozilla Foundations released Thunderbird 1.5 Release Candidate 1, the new feature of this build is the improved support of Podcasting and a built-in phishing detector. Support of Check spell as you type is also implemented.

Mozilla Firefox 1.5 RC 1 was released few days ago.

Download Thunderbird 1.5 RC 1,
Thunderbird 1.5 RC 1 (Mac OS X)
Thunderbird 1.5 RC 1 (Windows)
Thunderbird 1.5 RC 1 (Linux)

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What's new in Thunderbird 1.5:


  • Podcasting and other RSS Improvements.
  • Automated update to streamline product upgrades.
  • Sort address autocomplete results by how often you send e-mail to each recipient.
  • Spell check as you type.
  • Built in phishing detector to help protect users against email scams.
  • Deleting attachments from messages.
  • Integration with server side spam filtering.
  • Reply and forward actions for message filters.
  • Auto save as draft for mail composition.
  • Filters for Global Inbox.
  • Improvements to product usability including redesigned options interface, and SMTP server management.
  • Many security enhancements.

screenshot of Thunderbird 1.5 RC 1 on Mac OS X 10.4.3:
Thunderbird 1.5 RC 1

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Posted by Antony Shen on November 5, 2005 4:04 AM

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