How to Install Latest Thuderbird 24+ 64-bit for Linux Fedora 17 x86_64 Lxde Desktop Easy Visual-Guide

November 27, 2012 | By Regaz | Filed in: Uncategorized.
This Short Guide Simply and Exactly Show How to Install the Latest Thunderbird 68 x8664 on Fedora Linux 17 Lxde 64-bit Linux Desktop.

At This Time the Fedora 17 YUM Repositories are Serving the Thunderbird 15 As the Newest Mozilla Thunderbird Release.

With this Installation you System will Plug-In the Latest Thunderbird Release Channel and After your Thunderbird Will Follow to Be Automatically Updated to the Newest Thunderbird Stable Release.


The Same Procedure with only some Little changes will Work also on Fedora 16 and 18.

The Guide Includes the Basic Screenshots of Process to Make the Visualization Easier.

Is Important you Take the Time to Carefuly Reading and Following the Instructions Contained in this Guide.

Thunderbird on Debian
  1. Download Thunderbird 68 64-bit for Linux

    Thunderbird 68 x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click on Archive and Extract Into /tmpInstall Mozilla Thunderbird on Debian Lxde Extraction
  3. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Fedora Linux17 Lxde Open Terminal
  4. Relocate Thunderbird Latest

    Login as SuperUser


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    Move Thunderbird

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/thunderbird && mv /tmp/thunderbird /opt

    Make/Override Thunderbird Symlink for Easy-Starting

    ln -fs /opt/thunderbird/thunderbird /usr/bin/thunderbird

    Next you Can Start Thunderbird from Terminal with

  5. Create a Thunderbird Launcher for Easy&Quick Starting:

    How Launcher for Fedora Lxde
  6. How to Install Firefox Nightly on Fedora:

    Firefox Nightly for Fedora
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