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HtmlView - HTML mail support plug-in for Sylpheed


Sylpheed 3.2.0 or later

recommend to use Ubuntu 12.04 or later.


% svn checkout svn:// sylpheed
% cd sylpheed
% ./
% ./configure
% make
% cd plugin
% git clone htmlview
% cd htmlview
% git submodule init
% git submodule update
% ./
% ./configure --with-sylpheed-build-dir=`pwd`/../../ --enable-webkitgtk
% make
% make copy

make copy copies the compiled htmlview shared object into plugin directory.


Click [Tools]-[HtmlView [htmlview]]] menu, then customize preference settings about htmlview plugin.

Note that this plugin requires [Toggle attachment list view with tab] option is enabled.

Check required option by follows:

  1. Click [Configuration]-[Common preferences]
  2. Select [Display] tab
  3. Select [Attachment] tab inside [Display] tab
  4. Confirm [Toggle attachment list view with tab] is enabled

Browse html mail. htmlview plugin automatically renders HTML mail in messageview.

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