Setting up Mozilla Thunderbird


On the top-line menu, select "Tools", then select "Account Settings..." from the drop-down menu.



In the Account Settings window, click on the "Add Account..." button.


In the Account Wizard New Account Setup window, select "Email account."

Click the Next button.



In the Account Wizard Identity window, enter the requested information in the appropriate fields:

  • Your Name: Enter your name as you would normally type it.
  • Email Address: Enter your email address, which consists of your user name, followed by @montana.net

Click the Next button.



In the Account Wizard Server Information window, enter the requested information in the appropriate fields:

  • Select POP for the type of incoming server.
  • Incoming Server: Enter pop.montana.net
  • Outgoing Server: Enter smtp.montana.net

Click the Next button.


In the Account Wizard User Names window, enter your User Name in the "Incoming User Name" field. Note that this DOES include "@montana.net".

Click the Next button.


In the Account Wizard Account Name window, the Account Name field may have whatever you want in it, or you can use your email address there.

Click the Next button.


After verifying the information on this page, click the Finish button and you are done.