Difference between revisions of "Thunderbird"


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## '''Password''' - Enter the password for the Bravenet e-mail address
 
## '''Password''' - Enter the password for the Bravenet e-mail address
 
# Click '''Continue'''
 
# Click '''Continue'''
# Click on '''Manual Settings'''<br/>[[File:thunderbirdServerConfig.png| Server Settings]]
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# Click on '''Configure manually'''<br/>[[File:thunderbirdServerConfig.png| Server Settings]]
 
## In the '''Username''' field, replace the contents with your full Bravenet e-mail address
 
## In the '''Username''' field, replace the contents with your full Bravenet e-mail address
 
## Change the Incoming '''Server Hostname''' to mail.bravehost.com
 
## Change the Incoming '''Server Hostname''' to mail.bravehost.com

Revision as of 11:12, 30 May 2022

Thunderbird is a free, open source email client developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

Configuring Thunderbird for your Bravenet Account

  1. Start Thunderbird
  2. Click File, New, then the Existing Mail Accounts option
  3. Fill out the following fields:
    1. Your Name - Enter your name here
    2. Email Address - Enter your Bravenet e-mail address
    3. Password - Enter the password for the Bravenet e-mail address
  4. Click Continue
  5. Click on Configure manually
    Server Settings
    1. In the Username field, replace the contents with your full Bravenet e-mail address
    2. Change the Incoming Server Hostname to mail.bravehost.com
    3. Change the Outgoing Server Hostname to mail.bravehost.com
    4. Click on Re-test to finish configuring the servers.
  6. Click the Create Account button and your account should now work correctly

You can test your incoming and outgoing mail settings by sending yourself an email.