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How do I set up my Email Hosting email in Thunderbird?


To set up your Email Hosting email in Thunderbird, please follow these steps:

  1. Retrieve your POP3 and SMTP settings. Do not forget to enable remote access.
  2. Open Thunderbird and select "Email" under the "Create a new account" heading.
  3. Press "Skip This and Use My Existing Email."
  4. Enter your name, email address and password. Then, press "Continue."
  5. For Incoming, select "POP3."
  6. The server hostname should be "webhost.dynadot.com." The port should be 995. For SSL, choose "SSL/TLS." Authentication should be "Normal Password."
  7. The Outgoing setting should already be set to "SMTP." The hostname should be "webhost.dynadot.com." The port is 587. For SSL, choose "STARTTLS." Authentication should be "Normal Password."
  8. Be sure to enter your username (full email address) again at the bottom.
  9. Press "Done."
  10. Success!

Your settings should look similar to what is shown below:

Thunderbird mail account setup window

Want to set up your Email Hosting email on another platform? Check out these additional instructions:


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