Thunderbird (OS X)
Key Mail Server Settings:
Server Type = POP
Incoming Mail Server= mail.mhtc.net
Outgoing Mail Server= smtp.mhtc.net
On the Toolbar click Tools and select Account Settings from the menu.
Click Add Account.
Select Email account.
Your Name = Type your name (as you want it to appear when you send an e-mail).
Email Address = Type your MHTC e-mail address.
Incoming Server = mail.mhtc.net
Outgoing Server = smtp.mhtc.net
Note: If this is the first time creating an e-mail in Thunderbird you will see the field for the Outgoing Server information.
Incoming User Name = Type your MHTC e-mail username (everything before the @).
Outgoing User Name = Type your MHTC e-mail username (everything before the @).
Account Name = Type any name for this account.
Review your information.
You return to the Preferences window.
SMTP authentication is required to send e-mail and without this enabled you may not be able to send emails. SMTP authentication also helps deter would-be spammers from spamming you.
Do the following:
Select Outgoing Server (SMTP).
Server Name = smtp.mhtc.net
Port = 25
Select Use name and password.
User Name = Type your MHTC e-mail username (everything before the @).
Select No for Use secure connection.
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