Thunderbird - Configure SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) Server for Sending Mail

If Thunderbird is not open already, click Start->Library Applications->Thunderbird

  1. Click Tools --> Account Settings.
  2. Click on the section labeled Outgoing Server (SMTP).
  3. smtpdialog.png

  4. Make sure that the Port number is set to 587 and than the Use Secure Connection is set to TLS
  5. smtp2.png

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Keywords: email plus smtp doit tbird sendmail home laptop sending faq additional thunderbird   Doc ID: 10391
Owner: Lisa H.Group: General Library System
Created: 2009-06-08 19:00 CDTUpdated: 2011-08-16 15:30 CDT
Sites: General Library System