I have an existing account already setup in Thunderbird

 

I am setting up Thunderbird for the first time

 

To Change Existing Thunderbird Configuration for Math gmail

  1. In Thunderbird, go to Options, Account Settings.  (You can get to it by clicking on the icon that resembles 3 lines).

AccountSettings

2. On the left side, click on Server Settings

Server Settings

3. Change the current setting to match the settings below.  Please note:  change USER to your math username

4. Click on Outgoing Server (SMTP) on the left side

Outgoing server_1

5. Select Add...

SMTP_ADD

6. Use the settings below.  Please note:  change USER to your math username.

SMTP2

7.Click OK.  Next highlight the smtp.gmail.com server and set it as the default.

SMTP_Default

8. Finallly, click on your account name on the left, and make sure the Outgoing Server (SMTP): is set to Use Default Server.

ExtraSMTPsettingsm

9. You may want to enable the Junk Filter as below:

Junk SettingsSM

 

10. Click OK, then quit Thunderbird and relaunch it

 

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For New Setup (Thunderbird not configured previously)

 

 

 

  1. In Thunderbird, go to Options, Account Settings.  (You can get to it by clicking on the icon that resembles 3 lines).

AccountSettings

2. Choose Add New Account from the bottom left.

Add Account

3.  Input your name and your Math email address.  You can put your password in now, or uncheck the "Remember" box and do it later.  Thunderbird will automatically determine the connection information. Click on Continue.

4.The proper server informationshould appear as shown below.  For username entire Math email address should appear. 

5. Click on Done and you should see Enter Credentials window with your your email address. Click Next and enter your math password and Click Sign In

6. Click Allow 


7. You may also want to enable the Junk Filter as below:

Junk SettingsSM

 

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