Thunderbird is the best e-mail program for Windows users, and the portable version is the best version of Thunderbird.
On August 31st I explained why I think Thunderbird is the best client-side e-mail program for defensively thinking Windows users (see There is only one e-mail program). Earlier the same day I discussed my personal e-mail backup scheme (Backing up e-mail). Here I'll tie both these previous postings together.
To begin with, a portable application is one that does not need to be installed. The entire application exists in a single folder. It does not store anything in the Windows … Read more