|Mozilla Thunderbird is the excellent new email program which
compliments their Firefox browser. Thunderbird is also perfect for
Here is how you set up your new Astrohosts email
Run the Account Wizard by going to the Tools menu, choosing
Account Settings... and pressing the Add Account button.
Choose email account
Enter your name and email address and press Next >
| Step 2:
The Server Information box appears
Make sure that POP is selected and enter the Incoming Server as
(Use Global InBox can be selected if you have more than one
email account set up in Thunderbird, but are happy for all your
mail to be delivered into the same folder. )
If this is a new installation of Thunderbird your will also be
prompted to enter an Outgoing server:
| Step 3:
The User Names box appears
Enter your POP3 username which is typically the same as your full
If you previously had to enter your Outgoing Server details you
will also need to enter an outgoing Username. Use the POP3 username
for this too.
The Account Name box appears
What you eenter here is not critical it can be Astrohosts Mail
or however you wish to refer to the account within Thunderbird
The Congratulations! box appears. This confirms the details
you have entered, and our work here is done.
Your Astrohosts email account is now set-up in Thunderbird and ready
Hint: Try testing the system by sending an email to yourself.
When you've done that, wait a few seconds then see if you have