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Used to get Email reminders Now I don't. Why?

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Post Posted December 7th, 2017, 12:03 am

Geez, I asked this question 3 different ways and still, no solution. I used to get email reminders using Thunderbird email client with the Lightening Calendar add on. Now I don't get these reminders. Was this feature removed? If so, PLEASE let me know so I can get on with my life.

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Post Posted December 7th, 2017, 7:58 am

This is the only post I have noticed.

What version of Thunderbird and Lightning?

The only calendar I have that can send email reminders is my Google calendar.

There appears to be a bug where the user can set a reminder prior to the event, chose Send an Email as a Reminder Action, Save and Close the event, then the Reminder Action is changed to "The moment the event starts".

I did get an email, the moment the event starts, with the test event I created.

You might want to file a bug report. I don't see one in this list.

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/buglist.cg ... d=13920917


So the previous was for development versions of Thunderbird, Lightning and Provider for Google Calendar. :oops:

Using the current versions Thunderbird 52.5.0, Lightning 5.4.5 and Provider for Google Calendar 3.3, the email reminders work for me as expected.
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