screenshots were captured on Thunderbird ver. 3.1.
Your screens might slightly differ depending on the platform and/or
version of Thunderbird you use.
If you have
problems in changing the settings of your Thunderbird client, you can
the new web based webmail service until you work the problems out. The
new webmail system's address is : http://newmail.bilkent.edu.tr
Please click here to read about the
changes related to the new webmail service
and from the "Tools" menu ("Edit" on some versions) and select "Account
Fill out the
boxes in accordance with the sample screen provided below. Please do
not forget to replace ""email@example.com" with your own e-mail
address. Then click "Outgoing Server" on the left.
existing settings indicate IMAP and Port 143; you can leave them as
they are. The sample screen below is for the POP3 protocol.
account and click "Edit"
your FULL e-mail address for the User Name under "Security and
Authentication". You will be prompted for your password when you send
out your first e-mail. This outgoing password is the same password you
will be using to read mail.
with the "OK" button.