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Foxmail Alternatives for Linux

Foxmail is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Thunderbird, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Foxmail and five of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Foxmail are Claws Mail, Columba, Poste.io and Ymail2.

Foxmail alternatives are mainly Email Clients but may also be Calendar Apps or Mail Servers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Foxmail.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows
  • Mac

Foxmail is a free POP3 and IMAP4 e-mail client in English and Chinese for Windows systems.

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  1. Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail, news and instant messaging client. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsThunderbird can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    ⚫︎ Multiple Account supportThunderbird support multiple accounts without the need to logout and login
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeThunderbird supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableThunderbird is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Integrated Password ManagerThunderbird lets you access all the passwords you’ve saved across your different devices.
    ⚫︎ Import/Export OPML FeedsImport and export your feed subscriptions into OPML format with Thunderbird.
    ⚫︎ PortableThunderbird can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. Claws Mail is an email client (and news reader), based on GTK+, featuring

    Quick response Graceful, and sophisticated interface Easy configuration, intuitive operation Abundant features Extensibility Robustness and stability.

    ⚫︎ LightweightClaws Mail consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsClaws Mail can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableClaws Mail is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Multiple Account supportClaws Mail support multiple accounts without the need to logout and login
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    Columba

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Columba is an email client written in Java, featuring a user-friendly graphical interface with wizards and internalionalization support. Its a powerful mail management tool with features to enhance your productivity and communication.

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    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.4, released in March 2007, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    Poste.io

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Linux

    Full featured solution for your Email server. Native implementation of last anti-SPAM metods, webmail and easy administration included.

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    Ymail2

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux

    yMail2 is a standalone email client for Windows (and Linux), available for free since 2003. Now with SSL support included so you can use it with Gmail and Hotmail POP3 and SMTP accounts.

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    Discontinued

    Latest version is 2.0.4.3, dated 24 Jan 2014. See http://www.spacejock.com/yMail2_Download.html

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