Thunderbird's Configuration On Windows

Requirements:

Thunderbird is a free Mail client, developed by the Mozilla foundation.

It is available for download on their website: http://www.thunderbird.org

The recent versions of Thunderbird allow to configure your mailbox very fast and easily.

You need first click on the Thunderbird's menu then “Option” and “Account Setting”

And after “Account action” and Add “Mail account”

A new windows will be open where you need to fill up the following information : Name, Mail adress and your Password

All the connection information will be automaticly configurated from our Mail's server. If not, there is all the recommanded configuration :

For Web hosting :

Reception : imap.online.net / SSL / 993 / Password

Sending : smtp.online.net / SSL / 465 / Password

Identifiant : Your Mail adress

For the Cloud's web hosting :

Reception : imap.cloud.online.net / SSL / 993 / Password

Sending : smtp.cloud.online.net / SSL / 465 / Password

Identifiant : Your Mail adress

After this, you just have to click on “Done” to finish your configuration of Thunderbird.

By going, to “Account Settings”, you can all the information about Server's Adress, Port and all the information about the Imap and Smtp's server.

For Web's hosting :

For the Cloud's web hosting :

Thunderbird's Configuration On Linux

Thunderbird is a free Mail client, developed by the Mozilla foundation.

It is available for download on their website: http://www.thunderbird.org

The recent versions of Thunderbird allow to configure your mailbox very fast and easily.

When you start Thunderbird for the first time, it offers you to create a new email address.

  • Click on Skip this and use my existing email :

  • A new window will appear, you only have to enter your name, the mail address and the password then click on “Continue”.

  • The connection details should be automatically downloaded from our server.

If they can not be downloaded automatically here are the parameters to configure it:

  • For a WEB hosting account:
    • Incoming : imap.online.net / SSL / 993 / Regular Password
    • Outgoing : smtp.online.net / SSL / 465 / Regular Password
    • Username : full mail address (test@example.com)
  • For a CLOUD hosting account:
    • Incoming : imap.cloud.online.net / SSL / 993 / Regular Password
    • Outgoing : smtp.cloud.online.net / SSL / 465 / Regular Password
    • Username : full mail address (test@example.com)
  • To finish the setup of your mailbox click on Done.

Advanced configuration

By clicking on “View settings for this account”, you will be able to see the addresses, ports et connection types used for the connections to the SMTP and IMAP servers.

  • IMAP configuration :

  • SMTP configuration :