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Post Posted March 3rd, 2006, 1:50 pm

I am relatively new to Thunderbird.

How can I get rid of the double dash (--) that appears when I attach a signature to outgoing emails?

Thanks,

Piet

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Post Posted March 3rd, 2006, 2:32 pm

Delete key. It is part of the international standards for delimiting a signature. Check the knowledge base at http://kb.mozillazine.org/Signatures_%28Thunderbird%29 for ways to have pseudo signatures.

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Post Posted May 19th, 2010, 12:24 am

Bump.
Any ideas if there is a way to get rid of this dreaded double dash yet?
Thanks
Shippo

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Post Posted May 19th, 2010, 4:09 am

That's a fairly old thread you've bumped here. There is an even older thread in viewtopic.php?f=28&t=19458 about this with a lot of philosophical discussions, but also hints how to remove the official DDS signature divider from the executable. The thread covers Windows and Linux hacks, the latter may be most similar for Mac OSX as well (which is based on a Unix version in its backend). Look at the later pages...

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Post Posted May 19th, 2010, 4:16 am

Locking this due to it's old age.
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