Customize LDAP autocompletion format in Thunderbird

Thunderbird can connect to an LDAP server and autocomplete email addresses as you type, but it needs some adjustment for some LDAP servers. One of the LDAP servers that I use regularly returns email addresses like this in the thunderbird interface: username <firstname.lastname@domain.tld> The email address looks fine, but I’d much rather have the person’s full name instead of the username. Here’s what I’m looking for: Firstname Lastname <firstname.lastname@domain.tld> In older Thunderbird versions, setting ldap_2....

2017-07-18 · 2 min · Major Hayden