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Mozilla Thunderbird

45.4.0

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 10/4/2016.

Thunderbird is a free email application that’s easy to set up and customize – and it’s loaded with great features!

This package installs Thunderbird in the first language which matches this list:

  1. Install arguments override parameter if present, e.g. choco install Thunderbird -packageParameters "l=en-GB". To get a list of all available locales have a look at http://releases.mozilla.org/pub/thunderbird/releases/latest/README.txt.
  2. If Thunderbird is already installed: the same language as the already installed Thunderbird.
  3. The Windows system language where the Thunderbird package gets installed.
  4. If Thunderbird does not support the system language, it will fallback to “en-US”

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

C:\> choco install thunderbird --version 45.4.0

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

C:\> choco upgrade thunderbird --version 45.4.0

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'thunderbird'
    $fileType = 'exe'
    $version = '45.4.0'
    
    $softwareNameLowerCase = $packageName.ToLower()
    
    $softwareNameTitleCase = $packageName.Substring(0, 1).ToUpper() +
      $packageName.Substring(1).ToLower()
    
    $allLocalesListURL = Switch ($softwareNameLowerCase) {
      'firefox' {
        'https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all/'
        break
      }
    
      'thunderbird' {
        'https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/all/'
        break
      }
    }
    
    
    
    # ---------------- Function definitions ------------------
    
    
    function GetUninstallPath () {
      $regUninstallDir = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
      $regUninstallDirWow64 = 'HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\'
    
      $uninstallPaths = $(Get-ChildItem $regUninstallDir).Name
    
      if (Test-Path $regUninstallDirWow64) {
        $uninstallPaths += $(Get-ChildItem $regUninstallDirWow64).Name
      }
    
      $uninstallPath = $uninstallPaths -match "Mozilla $softwareNameTitleCase [\d\.]+ \([^\s]+ [a-zA-Z\-]+\)" | Select -First 1
      return $uninstallPath
    }
    
    function GetLocale() {
    
      $availableLocales = (New-Object System.Net.WebClient).DownloadString($allLocalesListURL)
    
      # --- Get locale from installArgs if specified
    
      $packageParameters = $env:chocolateyPackageParameters
    
      $packageParameters = if ($packageParameters -ne $null) { $packageParameters } else { "" }
      $argumentMap = ConvertFrom-StringData $packageParameters
      $localeFromPackageParameters = $argumentMap.Item('l')
    
      # ---
    
      # --- Get already installed locale if available
    
      $uninstallPath = GetUninstallPath($null)
    
      $alreadyInstalledLocale = $uninstallPath -replace ".+\s([a-zA-Z\-]+)\)", '$1'
    
    
      # ---
    
      # --- Other locales
    
      $systemLocaleAndCountry = (Get-Culture).Name
      $systemLocaleTwoLetter = (Get-Culture).TwoLetterISOLanguageName
      $fallbackLocale = 'en-US'
    
      # ---
    
      $locales = $localeFromPackageParameters, $alreadyInstalledLocale, `
        $systemLocaleAndCountry, $systemLocaleTwoLetter, $fallbackLocale
    
      foreach ($locale in $locales) {
        $localeMatch = $availableLocales -match "os=win&lang=$locale`"" | Select -First 1
        if ($localeMatch -and $locale -ne $null) {
          break
        }
      }
    
      return $locale
    }
    
    
    function AlreadyInstalled($version) {
      $uninstallEntry = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Mozilla $softwareNameTitleCase ${version}*"
      $uninstallEntryWow64 = "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Mozilla $softwareNameTitleCase ${version}*"
    
      if ((Test-Path $uninstallEntry) -or (Test-Path $uninstallEntryWow64)) {
        return $true
      } else {
        return $false
      }
    }
    
    # ----------------------------------
    
    $alreadyInstalled = AlreadyInstalled($version)
    
    if ($alreadyInstalled) {
      Write-Output $(
        "$softwareNameTitleCase $version is already installed. "
        'No need to download an re-install again.'
      )
    } else {
    
      $locale = GetLocale
    
      $url = "https://download.mozilla.org/?product=${softwareNameLowerCase}-${version}&os=win&lang=${locale}"
      $silentArgs = '-ms'
    
      Install-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $url
    }
    

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Software Author(s)

  • Mozilla

Copyright

Mozilla. All rights reserved.

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.6.0 7879 Wednesday, March 20, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.3 11470 Tuesday, March 5, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.2 7854 Tuesday, February 26, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.1.20190217 8936 Sunday, February 17, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.1 4435 Thursday, February 14, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.0 10477 Wednesday, January 30, 2019 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.4.0 15056 Friday, December 21, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.3.3 8884 Tuesday, December 11, 2018 approved
Mozilla Thunderbird 60.3.2 9028 Friday, November 30, 2018 approved
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