Recover disappeared Thunderbird Profile

Symptom: Thunderbird suddenly starts up with the profile wizard. If you cancel the wizard, your mail window is empty.

Possible reason: corrupted prefs.js file

  • Find your prefs.js file
  • Restore it from a backup

More info: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Recovering_a_profile_that_suddenly_disappeared

~~LINKBACK~~

Enter your comment. Wiki syntax is allowed:
If you can't read the letters on the image, download this .wav file to get them read to you.