How do I setup Mozilla Thunderbird to receive e-mail using POP3 protocol?

 

 

Version used: Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5

To set up Mozilla Thunderbird you will first have to acquire the necessary
information by following the FAQ:
What information is required to set up e-mail clients for POP3?

1. Open Mozilla Thunderbird. Click Tools -> Account Settings.
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2. Click Add Account.
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3. Choose Email account and click Next.
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4. Enter your name and e-mail address. Click Next.
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5. Choose POP and enter pop.1and1.com as the incoming server. Click Next.
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6. Enter your e-mail address and click Next.
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7. Enter a name for the account and click Next.
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8. Click Finish.
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9. Click Outgoing Server (SMTP) and change the User Name to your e-mail address.
(Note: Username and password box has to be checked.) Click OK.
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10. Now when you click Get Mail you will be prompted for the password.

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