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Windows 7: thunderbird and gmail

28 Feb 2012   #1
whona

windows vista home premium 32bit
 
 
thunderbird and gmail

is it possible to use an gmailaccount with thunderbird? and how?

thnx


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28 Feb 2012   #2
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Hi,

Yes, it's quite straightforward.

Simply create a new account and specify your name, gmail user account and gmail account password. Accept the default IMAP setting, and select Create Account. Voila!

Regards,
Golden


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28 Feb 2012   #3
chris1neji

Windows 8 64 bit PRO
 
 

Good choice on picking thunderbird for your email manager
I enjoy it, and yes Google Mail does work with thunderbird
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28 Feb 2012   #4
whona

windows vista home premium 32bit
 
 

ok thnx 4 fast answer golden!! hihi
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28 Feb 2012   #5
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

No worries - post back if you need more help.
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28 Feb 2012   #6
whona

windows vista home premium 32bit
 
 

u are from australia??? nice i went to sydney few months ago...
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