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Configure your UVic email with Mozilla Thunderbird

1.  Open Thunderbird and click on Local Folders. Under Create a New Account, select Email.

Thunderbird step 1

2.  Press Skip this and use my existing email.

Thunderbird step 2

3. Enter your name, email address, and password and press Continue.

thunderbird step 3

4. Wait until the green orb finishes spinning and select IMAP. Then press Manual config.

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5. Change the SSL of Incoming to SSL/TLS, and the Outgoing to STARTTLS. The settings should be as shown in the image below. Select Re-test and then click Done to finish setting up the account.

Thunderbird step 5