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
    1. In the Username field, replace the contents with your full Bravenet e-mail address
    2. Change the Incoming Server Hostname to
    3. Change the Outgoing Server Hostname to
    4. Click on Re-test to finish configuring the servers.
  6. Click the Done button and your account should now work correctly.

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