How to : Install Thunderbird 8.0 on Ubuntu

This tutorial will show you how to install Thunderbird 8.0 version on Ubuntu .Before installing that, lets see what’s new in this version.

What’s new :

  • Thunderbird is based on the new Mozilla Gecko 8 engine
  • Add-ons installed by third party programs are now disabled by default
  • New Search and Find Shortcuts
  • Improved accessibility of the attachment list
  • Folder switching pane widget has been removed, can be added back with the Folder Pane View Switcher Add-on.

How to Install : 

Open the terminal and run the following commands : 
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mozillateam/thunderbird-stable

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install thunderbird

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