How-to Install Latest Thunderbird 52+ 64bit on Linux Lubuntu 12.04 Precise Amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

October 25th, 2012 by Regaz
This Short Guide Simply Shows How-to Install the Latest Thunderbird 52 x8664 for Linux Lubuntu 12.04 Precise 64bit Desktop.

The Lubuntu 12.04 Repositories Depends from the Ubuntu Precise Ones that at This Timeas Latest Thunderbird Release are Serving the Thunderbird 14.

 

The Same Procedure with only some Little changes will Work also on Other Lubuntu Desktop Releases.

The Post Include the Basic ScreenShots to Make Easier the Whole Visualization Steps Involved.

Thunderbird on Ubuntu
  1. Download Latest Thunderbird for Linux

    Thunderbird 52 x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpLxde Extract Thuderbird
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux Lubuntu 12 Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Thunderbird
    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    chown -R root:root /tmp/thunderbird && mv /tmp/thunderbird /opt
  5. To Start Thunderbird from Terminal
    ln -fs /opt/thunderbird/thunderbird /usr/bin/thunderbird

    After to Start Thunderbird from Console

    thunderbird
  6. Create a Desktop Launcher for Thunderbird Easy&Quick-Starting:

    Lubuntu-Lxde How Launcher
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    Install Firefox-Nightly for Lubuntu
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