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Mozilla Thunderbird - New Setup


To configure your computer running Mozilla Thunderbird, follow the step-by-step procedure below.


Start Mozilla Thunderbird. A wizard should begin to guide you through the configuration process. On the first screen of the wizard, ensure Email account is selected and click Next.

Account Wizard - New Account Setup

Enter your name and e-mail address in to the relevant boxes (as shown), then click Next.

Account Wizard - Identity

For Incoming Server, enter pop.hotkey.net.au and for Outgoing Server, enter smtp.hotkey.net.au (as shown), then click Next.

Account Wizard - Server Information

The usernames as shown on the following screen should be your complete email address. After entering them click Next.

Account Wizard - User Names

Please enter Hotkey Mail for the Account Name then click Next.

Account Wizard - Account Name

On the account confirmation screen, check that all details are correct and click Finish.

Account Wizard - Congratulations!

When prompted, enter your account password in to the box as shown, put a tick in the Use Password Manager to remember this password box and then click OK. Your mail should now download, and Thunderbird is now configured for use!

Thunderbird - password entry box
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