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   - Click on "​Tools"​ then "​Account Settings"​   - Click on "​Tools"​ then "​Account Settings"​
   - On the "​Account Settings"​ page that loads, click on "​Account Actions"​ in the lower left corner of the window then click on "Add Mail Account"​   - On the "​Account Settings"​ page that loads, click on "​Account Actions"​ in the lower left corner of the window then click on "Add Mail Account"​
-  - Enter your email account information in the "Mail Account Setup" fields and click continue. After this step Thunderbird will attempt to detect mail settings using the domain extension of your email address. The output will look something like the following:​\\ <q>​Incoming : mail.example.com ​ IMAP 143 STARTTLS¬†+  - Enter your email account information in the "Mail Account Setup" fields and click continue. After this step Thunderbird will attempt to detect mail settings using the domain extension of your email address. The output will look something like the following:​\\ <sxh plain>​Incoming : mail.example.com ​ IMAP 143 STARTTLS¬†
-Outgoing : mail.example.com ​ SMTP 25  STARTTLS</​q>+Outgoing : mail.example.com ​ SMTP 25  STARTTLS</​sxh>
   - To change from IMAP to POP3, click on the "​Edit"​ button located just right of the "​Username:"​ field and directly above "​Create Account"​   - To change from IMAP to POP3, click on the "​Edit"​ button located just right of the "​Username:"​ field and directly above "​Create Account"​
   - The fields below will change to drop down options for those which it detects your server as having, check IMAP to POP3 and if desired STARTTLS to SSL/TLS, None, etc.   - The fields below will change to drop down options for those which it detects your server as having, check IMAP to POP3 and if desired STARTTLS to SSL/TLS, None, etc.