Setting up Department E-mail Account in Mozilla Thunderbird 3.x

  • Thunderbird opens an account wizard when you start it up for the first time, cancel that and install the deparment root certificate by following these instructions.
  • From the file menu, select File → New → Mail Account, fill in the screen that is shown below. You can use your e-mail alias (name.surname@ceng.metu.edu.tr) if you want.

  • The server settings will be found out automatically. If you entered your e-mail alias in the step above, you must click “Edit” here and change the Username field to your department username (e1xxxxxx), then click “Re-test”.

  • You finish the process by clicking on “Create Account”
doc/services/email/thunderbird3.txt · Last modified: 2012/11/29 13:47 by Ahmet Sacan