How to - Setting up Your Mail Account with Mozilla Thunderbird

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    In Mozilla Thunderbird, from the Tools menu select Account Settings.

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    Select Email account, and then click Next. 

  3. 03

    Enter your name and e-mail address

  4. 04

    Select POP as the type of incoming server you are using. Your incoming server is

  5. 05

    Enter your e-mail address for the Incoming User Name, and Outgoing User Name. Click Next.

  6. 06

    Enter a name for your email account and click Next

  7. 07

    Verify your account information and click Finish.

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    In the Account Settings window, select Outgoing Server listed below your new account.

  9. 09

    Type for the Server Name and change the Port setting to 587

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    Select Use name and password and enter your e-mail address. Thunderbird will ask you for your password the first time you try to send mail. Click OK.