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how do you delete an account in Thunderbird? SOLVED

pierre_pierre
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how do you delete an account in Thunderbird? SOLVED

I have set up Thunderbird on a new Win 7 (Starter edition)  netbook,  after adding 5 accounts I made a miistake on one and now cant delete that account, delete is greyed out. - any thoughts how to do it?
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Re: how do you delete an account in Thunderbird?

What version of TB? On my 3.x I need to go to Edit/Account Settings. highlight the account then click on remove account.
pengyou
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Registered: 30-07-2007

Re: how do you delete an account in Thunderbird?

On my system I used "Tools | Account Settings..." then highlighted the account to be deleted, clicked "Account Actions" at the bottom of the list and selected "Remove Account" from the drop-down list
pierre_pierre
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Re: how do you delete an account in Thunderbird?

Ta it 3.1.11
that worked, now only got the 7 I want