Set-up an email account in Thunderbird 3.1.7

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Before you can retrieve your e-mail from your new account Mozilla Thunderbird must be set up with the correct information. Follow the steps below to complete your setup...

Open Mozilla Thunderbird, then click on the Tools Menu and select Account Settings

Click on Tools

Next click on Account Settings

Next click Add Mail Account

Enter Your name - as shown to others

Enter Email address
Enter Password. Check Remember Password  

You may receive an Add Security Exception
Click to Confirm Security Exception
Click to Permanently store this exception  
If setting up your account for IMAP using Port 143, click Create Account.

Click Edit to set up your account for POP

Setup POP Account
Change to POP - Port - 110
Click to Re-test Configuration
Click to Create Account

You email account is complete. If you get errors, go back and review your settings.

If you can't see anything wrong, click Submit a Ticket and we'll help you get everything working properly.

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