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Fix Thunderbird Send Mail Issue

Thunderbird seems to always "hang" when sending emails for both Gmail and Outlook. It turns out that there is actually a solution for this.

  1. Click Edit->Account Settings from the file menu.

  2. Click Copies & Folders

  3. Untick "Place a copy in:" and ensure no copies are placed anywhere when sending messages as shown below.


Last updated: 9th May 2020
First published: 16th August 2018