The objective is to install Thunderbird on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux
Operating System and Software Versions
- Operating System: – Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux
Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via
sudo command is required.
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Install Thunderbird on Ubuntu
The Thunderbird email client installation package is part of the official Ubuntu package repository and is installed as a default email client for Gnome Ubuntu 18.04 desktop. In case the Thunderbird email client is not already installed on your Ubuntu 18.04 you can use the
apt command to perform the installation.
Open up terminal and enter:
$ sudo apt install thunderbird
Search your start menu for the Thunderbird launcher icon or execute:
If you are using the default Ubuntu 18.04 Gnome desktop click on the Thunderbird Launcher icon on your left desktop panel: