Setting Up Your Email Address in Mozilla Thunderbird
This tutorial shows you how you can set up your email on Mozilla Thunderbird v.17.0.5, however this may work with different versions of Thunderbird or other similar email clients.
To Set Up Your E-mail Account in Mozilla Thunderbird v.17.0.5
Firstly with Mozilla Thunderbird open, click Create a new account.
Click Skip this and use my existing email.
On the Mail Account Setup window, enter your information as follows:
Your first and last name.
The Email address e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org
Your email account password.
In previous versions of Mozilla Thunderbird you had to know your IMAP, SMTP, and SSL/TLS settings. Now all you need to provide is your name, email address, and password. The set up wizardry will then check the database and find the email settings for you.
It should say Configuration found at email provider.
Your Inbox will now be on the left.