These instructions use the sample email address email@example.com, where john.doe is called the username and cnz.com is called the domain. Wherever you see john.doe or cnz.com in the following instructions, substitute your username or domain. This includes server names (e.g., smtp.cnz.com should be smtp.yourdomain). For information on our private domain email hosting services, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to download and save the Thunderbird installation program to your Desktop. After the download has completed, close your web browser and then run the installation program you just downloaded. Just press until installation is completed.
Run Thunderbird. If it is the first time it has been run, it may start the Account Wizard automatically. If you see the Account Wizard, press. On the main menu, click . You will then see this window.[Outgoing Server (SMTP) Settings]
Press thebutton, which will take you to this window.[SMTP Server]
Fill out the information above and then press. You will return to the previous window, with the new SMTP server now listed.[Outoing Server (SMTP) Settings]
Pressto start the Account Wizard.[Account Wizard: New Account Setup]
Select Email account and press .[Account Wizard: Identity]
Fill in your full name, with proper capitalization, and spaces, and your email address, then press.
Select the type of incoming email. (See our Email Help Page for information about IMAP and POP.)[Account Wizard: Server Information (IMAP)]
After you have selected the type of mail service, press.[Account Wizard: User Names]
Enter your full email address for the Incoming User Name.[Account Wizard: Account Name]
Enter any descriptive phrase for the Account Name. It is usually best to use the email address here. Press , and you will see one of the following windows, depending on which type of service you selected earlier.[Account Wizard: Congratulations (IMAP)]
Pressand you are done. Press the Get Mail button on the Thunderbird button bar to receive mail, or the Write button to compose mail to send.