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Updating zone alarm

You need to make sure that the Firewall allows Thunderbird in it's list.

Disable it entirely and reboot to see what happens then.

re : I turned my anti-virus and firewall off If you use a product such as 'Norton' which also controls the Firewall, switching it off may have switched on the default for computer so it will not prove anything.

before running it for the first time) or, alternatively, Zone Alarm will ask the user to give the program permission on its first access attempt.

"True Vector Internet Monitor", also known as "True Vector Security Engine", is a Windows service that is the core of Zone Alarm.

- Is Thunderbird set up to use a proxy with "Use this proxy server for all protocols" checked?

- Does the page load when opening the Add-ons Manager What’s New?

- How many accounts do you have, and for what email provider(s) does the issue occur? - Do you see anything interesting if you open the Tools menu (press Alt when not visible) Activity Manager?

- Do the connections time out silently with no warning/message/logs?

A developer dismissed allegations that Zone Alarm was spying on its clients, saying that it was an issue related to software updates and that it would be fixed.

This was removed in later versions of the software.

Try: Start Computer in ' Safe mode with Networking' then start thunderbird - report back on results.