Building a Thunderbird Extension

In this page we plan to share our experience gained while building our Mozilla Thunderbird extension.

Getting prepared

Extension development

As a beginning, a few links:

Here are some useful extensions:


Extension building

An add-on is basically an ordinary ZIP file, with a .xpi extension. We used 7-zip to build the archive file.

Add-on validator

The goal being not to be blacklisted:

Other stuff