Changing Email Server Settings in Mozilla Thunderbird

  • Right click your account in the left panel
  • Click the 'Settings...' option from the context menu.
  • In the Left-Hand menu, open the section for the appropriate account (if not already open), and select 'Server Settings'.
  • Ensure that the 'Server Name' is set to
  • In the Left-Hand menu, select 'Outgoing Server (SMTP)'.
  • Select the default server.
  • Click 'Edit...'
  • Ensure that the 'Server Name' is set to
  • Click 'OK' to close the 'SMTP Server' window.
  • Click 'OK' to close the 'Account Settings' window.
  • Perform a 'Get Mail' in the normal manner.
  • The first time you do this after changing the settings, Thunderbird will prompt for a Password.
  • Enter your Email account Password into the 'Password' box.
  • Tick 'Use Password Manager to remember this password'
  • Click 'OK'

After you have followed these steps your computer will have the correct settings for your Lawyers Online email facility.