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Email - Thunderbird 3 Setup

Step 1

Click on Tools and select Account Settings.

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Step 2

Click on Account Actions in the bottom left hand corner of the window, choose Add Mail Account

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Step 3

Fill in the appropriate details and check Remember Password. Click Continue

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Step 4

The program will try and configure the details automatically, click on the button that says Stop or Edit.

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Step 5

Make sure the details are as follows:
Username: The first part of your e-mail address, without the @spin.net.au
Incoming mail server is: pop3.spintel.net.au , POP, Port 110, None
Outgoing mail server is: smtp.spintel.net.au , SMTP, Port 25, None


Then click on Manual Setup

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Step 6

Click on Server Settings and ensure the details are correct.

Make sure the settings are as follows:
Server name: pop3.spintel.net.au
Username: First part of your e-mail address
Port: 110
Connection security: None

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Step 7

Click on Outgoing Server. Ensure details are correct and that it says (Default). If it does not, select the account and click Set Default.
Server name: smtp.spintel.net.au
Port: 25
Connection Security: None
User Name: First part of your e-mail address

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Step 8
Double click on the account and ensure details are as follows:

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Step 9
Click on OK and you should reach the start page,

Congratulations, you have successfully setup your email address