This document is intended to assist in the first-time setup of
Mozilla Thunderbird 1.0 Download and install the Mozilla Thunderbird from GetThunderbird.com.
First, Thunderbird needs to know if you are setting up a mail
or newsgroup account. Select "Email Account" and click "Next."
You will be prompted to provide your name and email address. The
name you provide here will be displayed to recipients of your outbound mail.
Click "next" to continue.
You will be prompted to provide information about the Sonic.net
mail servers. The incoming mail server is a POP server. The "Incoming Server"
is mail.smgzette.com. The "Outgoing Server" is smtp.smgazette.com. Click "next"
You will be prompted to provide the user name for your incoming
and outgoing mail servers. This is simply your Sonic.net account name. Click
"next" to continue.
You will be prompted to provide a name for this set of preferences.
By default this will be the email address you provided earlier. Click "next"
You will be prompted to confirm your settings. Carefully review
each entry. If any information here is incorrect, click the "back" button until
you art prompted to re-enter the incorrect information. Once you are satisfied
that there are no typos, click "finish" to complete the initial setup.
The first time Thunderbird checks your mail, you will be prompted
for your password. To avoid having to provide this every time you check for
new messages, mark the box labeled "Use Password Manager to remember this password."
Click "OK" to proceed.