This guide will take you through the process of setting up your emails in Thunderbird, a free Mail Client by Mozilla.
Our Support Team use Thunderbird in the office themselves, so this is the mail client we recommend as we can support it.
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1: Open Thunderbird on your Computer and go to Tools -> Account Settings .If this is the first time you've opened Thunderbird since installing the program, Thunderbird will open a pop up asking if you'd like to 'Create a new Email Address' or use an existing one. Choose the existing mailbox option and go straigh to Step 3 of this guide.
2: In the bottom left hand corner is an ' Account Actions ' drop down. Click on this and choose ' Add Mail Account '
3: On the next page, enter your name, your full email address and the mailbox password. Press ' Continue '.If you don't know your mailbox password, reset it here.
4: Thunderbird should automatically configure the mailbox with IMAP selected. You should see:
5: If you don't see this, press 'Manually Configure'. Then, enter the details as so:
Incoming Email Server: Username: full email addressServer Name: secure.emailsrvr.comPort Number: 993Encryption: SSL/TLS
Outgoing Email Server: Username: full email addressServer Name: secure.emailsrvr.comPort Number: 465Encryption: SSL/TLS
Then press ' Done '.
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