Thunderbird Question - Need some HELP!!!

larry larryesu at
Fri Aug 31 16:14:17 UTC 2012

On 08/30/2012 04:58 PM, Tommy Trussell wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 12:39 PM, Larry Shields <larryesu at 
> <mailto:larryesu at>> wrote:
>     I am having a problem with TB 14.0, when I try to write a message
>     it does not show all of my address contacts to the left side of
>     the message...I have tried using the F9 key which would bring up
>     the address contacts each time I would write a message which it
>     did using TB 12.01...
>     Has something changed, and if so could someone tell me what I need
>     to do to have it work on TB 14.0
> I had never before used the F9 feature, but I just tried it and it 
> works on my system. (Acer Netbook running Ubuntu 12.04 with all 
> updates including Thunderbird 14.)
> You might try logging out and back in to see if that makes a 
> difference. If just F9 isn't working it could be that something is 
> intercepting that key binding.
> I'm using Unity -- if you're using a different environment that could 
> make a difference.
Thanks for the reply, but when you use the F9 key does it bring up your 
address book names showing them on the left side of your new email 
If it does, then there just maybe something different that is using the 
F9 key instead of how it use to work.

Thanks Larry

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