Downloads of v 24.1.0:


Last Update:

29 Oct 2013

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mozilla


mozilla thunderbird email

Mozilla Thunderbird

This is not the latest version of Mozilla Thunderbird available.

24.1.0 | Updated: 29 Oct 2013



Downloads of v 24.1.0:


Software Author(s):

  • Mozilla

Mozilla Thunderbird 24.1.0

This is not the latest version of Mozilla Thunderbird available.

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2 Test of Unknown Status

Validation Testing Unknown

Verification Testing Unknown

To install Mozilla Thunderbird, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Mozilla Thunderbird, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Mozilla Thunderbird, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade thunderbird -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade thunderbird -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure thunderbird installed
    name: thunderbird
    state: present
    version: 24.1.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'thunderbird' do
  action    :install
  version  '24.1.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: thunderbird,
    Version: 24.1.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller thunderbird
   Name     = 'thunderbird'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '24.1.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'thunderbird':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '24.1.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install thunderbird version="24.1.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 20 Jan 2015.


Thunderbird is a free email application that's easy to set up and customize – and it’s loaded with great features!
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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.3.3 11594 Saturday, October 17, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.3.2 17039 Wednesday, October 7, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.3.1 16076 Saturday, September 26, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.3.0 5182 Friday, September 25, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.2.2 18431 Friday, September 11, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.2.1 16473 Sunday, August 30, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.2.0 9381 Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.1.1 18302 Saturday, August 8, 2020 Approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 78.1.0 9974 Monday, August 3, 2020 Approved

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