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Setup Elpasotel.net Email on Thunderbird



1. Do the following:
  • 1. Select "File"
  • 2. Select "New"
  • 3. Select "Existing Mail Account"


2. Do the following:
  • 1. Enter "Your Name"
  • 2. Enter your "Email Address"
  • 3. Enter your "Password"
  • 4. Select "Continue"


3. Select "Manual config".



4. Select POP3, then enter the following:
  • 1. Server hostname: pop3.elpasotel.net
  • 2. Port: 995
  • 3. SSL: Auto Detect


5. For Outgoing SMTP, enter the following:
  • 1. Server Hostname: smtp.elpasotel.net
  • 2. Port: 587
  • 3. SSL: Auto Detect


6. Do the following:
  • 1. For the Username, enter your Full Email Address
  • 2. Select "Re-test"


7. Select "Create Account".



8. CenturyLink recommends "leaving a copy of email(s) on the server." To do this:
  • Select "Tools". Select "Account Settings"
  • Select "Server Settings"
  • Under your email account check the box that says "Leave messages on server"
  • Select "OK"