Thunderbird stores your data in a separate location, away from the program filesapplication, called your profile folder. To move your data, copy your profile folder to the equivalent location on your destination computer.
- Click on the menu button
, then go to and select .Go to the menu and select .
- Click on . Your Thunderbird profile folder will open in Windows ExplorerFile BrowserFinder.
- CloseQuit Thunderbird.
- From your Thunderbird profile folder, go up three levelsgo up two levelsopen the menu and select two times.
- Right-clickHold down the control key while you click
on the Thunderbird.thunderbird folder, and select .
NOTE: .thunderbird is a hidden folder. Make sure you have Linux set to show hidden files.
- Go to the drive you are using to transfer your data, then right-clickhold down