ReplyWithHeader MozillaReplyWithHeader Mozilla (RWH) is Add-on for Thunderbird and Postbox (a.k.a extension) to bring Outlook style message headers while Reply/Reply All/Forward and few goodies to manage Message composition. RWH add-on is available for Apple Mail.app too.

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One version that works on Thunderbird and Postbox email client.

File Size: 67 kb, source

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Features

Completely manages and enables most important feature ‘Message Attribution’ for Reply, Reply All & Forward in the Thunderbird & Postbox.

  • Cleans up special internal email headers from Message Attribution
  • Provide special/meaningful email message separate of thin blue color line
  • Clean handling of header attribution [From, Subject, Date, To & Cc], rest are suppressed
  • Typography feature for message attribution (Headers) in-terms of Font Face, Font Size and Color
  • Message attribution sequence in-terms of From:, Sent:, To:, Cc: and  Subject
  • First Name and Last Name used instead of quoted email address
  • Provides optional prefix transformation for Re: -> RE: and   Fwd: ->  FW:
  • Header line spaces option like before header, after header and before separator
  • Cleanup/Content formatting for block quotes and ‘>’ char


RWH Mozilla Donators

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Following RWH users contributed and supporting RWH development (of-course that’s me)

Date Name Amount Donated Via
May 24, 2015 [Kept private as per user], CA, USA $100.00 PayPal
Feb 11, 2016 Aj Lester, Western Australia, Australia $10.00 PayPal
Nov 26, 2017 Hans Polling $3.00 PayPal
Apr 08, 2017 Bytes, Inc $10.00 PayPal
Apr 20, 2018 Christopher Miller $25.00 PayPal
May 05, 2018 Ho Winston $21.00 PayPal
Nov 14, 2018 Juerg Sommer $5.00 PayPal
Dec 10, 2018 Hank Ausse $10.00 PayPal
Dec 19, 2018 Unknown (I wish to know the name) $10.00 PayPal
Mar 13, 2019 Loeper Matthias $10.00 PayPal
May 11, 2019 Thomas Iglehart $15.00 PayPal
May 24, 2019 Patrick Illi $5.00 PayPal
Sep 20, 2019 Felix Reich $5.00 PayPal
Sep 27, 2019 Torben Fahrnbach $5.00 PayPal
Oct 8, 2019 Bo Hansen $10.00 PayPal


Compatibility Matrix

Mail Client Version RWH beta RWH v2.1.0 RWH v1.5
Thunderbird v68+ (hopefully till 78) Supported
After testing
will be published
to AMO
Thunderbird v60.*  Supported
Thunderbird v17.0 and below 56.*  Supported
Postbox 3.*, 4.* and  below 5.*  Supported


Known Issues

Following are the known issues of add-on:

  • Quick reply mode in the Postbox application is not yet supported


Add-on Installation

Instructions for Installing ReplyWithHeader Mozilla Add-on into Thunderbird & Postbox.

Thunderbird

  1. Download and save the .xpi file to your hard disk
  2. In Mozilla Thunderbird, open Add-ons from the Tools menu
  3. From the options button next to the add-on search field, select Install Add-on From File... and locate the downloaded add-on from your hard disk
  4. Now RWH Add-on is ready to use!

Postbox

  1. Download and save the .xpi file to your hard disk
  2. In Mozilla Thunderbird, open  Add-ons from the  Tools menu
  3. From the options button (right most corner), select  Install Add-on From File... and locate the downloaded add-on from your hard disk
  4. Now RWH Add-on is ready to use!