How do I set up SMTP authentication in Mozilla Thunderbird V.1?

Follow the steps below to configure Thunderbird to use SMTP Authentication.

1. From the top menu, click on "Tools," select "Account Settings," this will bring up the "Account Settings" Dialogue box
2. Select "Outgoing Server (SMTP)"
3. Click "Advanced," this will bring up the "Advanced Outgoing Server (SMTP) Settings" Dialogue box
4. Select the SMTP server you want to configure, click "Edit," this will bring up the "SMTP Server" Dialogue box
5. Check "Use name and password"
6. Enter your full email address in the "User name" field
7. Click "OK" and close all Dialogue boxes

The first time you retrieve email, you will be prompted for the password. You can choose to let Thunderbird remember your password

Posted by: ASPHostServer Administrator - Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 10:44 PM. This article has been viewed 2606 times.
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