Version History of Thunderbird 0.5
- Thunderbird 0.5 includes Secure Password Authentication using a new cross-platform NTLM authentication mechanism for POP3 and SMTP.
- Option to turn on the Mozilla 1.x style folder columns in Thunderbird (Tools / Options / Advanced / General Settings).
- A new Palm Sync Address book conduit is now available for 0.5. You can now do a one way sync, PC -> Palm or Palm -> PC, by changing the hot sync conduit setup. We now prevent duplicate cards in Thunderbird address books when syncing with Palm categories. Numerous improvements with the initial sync.
- A new, improved version of the offline extension is now available for 0.5.
- Improved Spell Checker including a new US dictionary.
- Ability to paste names or addresses from a spreadsheet directly into the addressing widget of a new compose window.
- Improved profile migration from Netscape 4.x.