View Full Version : Thunderbird3 pop set up

29-12-2009, 09:53 AM
Hi I have just downloaded TB3 and installed. Does anyone know what the settings are for Gmail POP? I've tried the TB2 settings (http://mail.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=86399) but doesn't work. I've also been to TB help forum but couldn't found an answer there.

Which is better IMAP or POP?

29-12-2009, 11:27 AM
I think you need to set up POP/Imap in your Gmail account first.
e.g Open your gmail account in your we browser / Settings / Forwarding and POP/IMAP

Mine is set to POP.

In TB I've got mine set to...

29-12-2009, 12:32 PM
Thanks for that. I ended up with a different set up but it seems to work.
I'd put a screen shot up but I can't get it big enough to see with out using a magnifying glass.