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Thunderbird 3 and Mcafee spam

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GWE can you also post your version numbers as poster above did?

Laxdude yes your versions are behind somewhat which could be your ISP QAing the changes themselves.

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Thunderbird 3 and Mcafee spam

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Got it. Thanks. That what I suspected, but I appreciate your confirming.

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security center  10.5

build 10.5.227

last update 2-21-11

VS version-14.5

Build 14.5.130

Anti-spam version-11.5

build 11.5.141

content version 3777

engin 2.2.0.9149

I am pretty good about keeping this up to date

Re: Thunderbird 3 and Mcafee spam

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Ok will report this in our metting tomorrow.

Just to confirm TB anti spam  was working ie it marked spams as spams and placed them in folder? Does mark as spam work now or before?

What is your Operating sysyem and Service pack?

I assume TB selected in Security centre Anti-spam toolbar section of anti spam area?

Message was edited by: Peacekeeper on 1/03/11 6:44:31 AM
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It was working perfectly for a time but stopped working.  I do not recall doing /installing/upgrading anything that caused this.  I have windows XP-pro sp3.  All settings in Mcafee are correct-TB selected etc.

The only thing that now does anything in anti-spam is when I mark a message as not spam it displays the prior e-mail in the inbox and then goes back to the e-mail I just marked as not spam.  None of the other things work-ie-show verdict etc.

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Ok passing this on as I do not use TB so cannot test it

Thunderbird 3 and Mcafee spam

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OK is this TB 3.1.7 or 3.17?

Also any1 else having issues

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TB 3.1.7

Thunderbird 3 and Mcafee spam

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Thanks thought the 3.17 was a tad new.

I do not suppose you would consider an uninstall reinstall test?

If interested use the MCPR tool as per

http://service.mcafee.com/FAQDocument.aspx?lc=1033&id=TS100507

Reboot and reinstall after running

http://download.mcafee.com/products/licensed/cust_support_patches/Mcpreinstall.exe

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Normally I would, however, the "junk" filter in TB is very good and pretty much eliminates the need for anti-spam as an additional program.  I suspect the adaptave junk filter will only improve as TB updates come out.  I am quite content simply using the built in free Junk filter in TB and not even using the anti-spam.  I think that with McAfee taking so long to fix this issue (is it even fixed?) some folks have found other ways to deal with spam.

Thanks-I would try solutions that are less of a pain in the butt factor

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