How-to Install Latest Thunderbird 52+ 64bit on Linux Debian 8 Jessie Gnome3 Amd64 Easy Visual-Guide

January 15th, 2013 by Regaz
This Short Guide Simply and Exactly Show How-to Install the Latest Thunderbird 52 x8664 for Debian Linux 8 Jessie Gnome3 64bit Desktop.

The Same Procedure with only some Little changes will Work also on Debian 6 Squeeze and 7 Wheezy.

The Guide Include 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 Latest Thunderbird for Linux

    Thunderbird 52 x8664 tar.bz2
  2. Double-Click and Extract Into /tmpHow-to Install Thunderbird Latest on Debian Wheezy 2
  3. Relocate Thunderbird and Make a Symbolic-Link:
    • Open a Terminal Window
      (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
      Debian Linux Wheezy Gnome 3 Open Terminal
    • Login as the SuperUser

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

    • Relocate Thunderbird
      chown -R root:root /tmp/thunderbird && mv /tmp/thunderbird /opt
    • Make a SymLink
      ln -fs /opt/thunderbird/thunderbird /usr/bin/thunderbird
  4. Reboot your Debian System
  5. After Reboot you Should Find Thunderbird Presence Between the Applications :)
    How-to Install Thunderbird Latest on Debian Wheezy 3
  6. If you Do Not Find Any Thunderbird Icon Panel you will Need to Create a Launcher.

    Here How to Create a Thunderbird Launcher:

    How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Debian Linux:

    Installing Chrome for Debian
How-to Install Thunderbird Latest on Debian Wheezy

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