kubutu doc wrong !!?? can't setting Thunderbird as my default email

Frode M. D�ving frode at ubuntu.com
Thu Nov 9 13:30:39 UTC 2006

At Thursday 09 November 2006 10:50, you wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to use Thunderbird as my default email in Kubuntu 6.06
> (lastest upgrade). In the doc
> (https://help.ubuntu.com/6.06/kubuntu/desktopguide/C/internet.html),  it
> is said to change the preferred email client to Mozilla Thunderbird by
> doing this:
>    1. Choose K-Menu->System Settings->User Account.
>    2. In the User Account, click the Preferred Applications and click
> the Email Client and select the Use a different email client option.
>    3. In the Use a different email client text box, type
> mozilla-thunderbird %s, then click Apply to save your settings.
> My problem is that There is  no "Preferred Applications" to click
> (instruction 2 above) in "User Account".

You're right.

There is a bug in the docs.
You should go to 'Kmenu -> System Settings -> Default Applications'

- Frode

More information about the kubuntu-users mailing list