MailEnable Enterprise Guide
Mozilla Thunderbird
Configuration of Email Clients > Mozilla Thunderbird

To configure for Mozilla Thunderbird:

  1. Mozilla Thunderbird can configure the inbound email settings separate from the outgoing mail. To configure the incoming email server:
  2. Access the Tools | Account Settings menu
  3. Select Add Account
  4. Select the Email account option in the Account Wizard window that appears and select Next
  5. Enter name and e-mail address and select Next
  6. Select whether to use POP or IMAP protocol and enter the incoming email mail servers. E.g. mail.[example].com, then select Next
  7. Specify your Incoming User Name and select Next. (User Name is formatted as mailboxname@postofficename)
  8. Enter the account name for this account select Next
  9. Select Finish

 

To set the outgoing mail server details:

  1. Access the Tools | Account Settings menu.
  2. Select the Outgoing Server (SMTP) item in the list box
  3. Enter the server name of the outgoing mail server. E.g.: mail.[example].com
  4. Enable the username and password checkbox and enter the username (username is formatted as  mailboxname@postofficename)
  5. For the Use secure connection option, select No
  6. Select OK to save changes.