SETUP: IMAP using Thunderbird 24 or newer

Note: All IMAP usage from October 2022 will require Device Password.

Open Thunderbird and find the menu that says “Create a new account”

In the next window, “Would you like a new email address?”: click on “Skip this and use my existing email”

In the “Mail Account Setup” :

Email address:

Password: Your password

Click on “Continue”

Next window: click on “Manual config”

Incoming : Choose IMAP, Server hostname:, Port: 993, SSL: SSL/TLS, Authentication: Normal Password

Outgoing: Choose SMTP, Server hostname:, Port: 465, SSL: SSL, Authentication: Normal Password.


Password: your password.

Use Test or Re-Test to make sure all these works correct.

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