Hotmail and Thunderbird with mac?

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by rhys105, Oct 17, 2007.

  1. rhys105 macrumors regular

    rhys105

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    #1
    How do i link my hotmail account to thunderbird on my mac mini?

    ive googled and it and i cant seem to do it.

    thanks
     
  2. skwij macrumors 6502

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    You will need an add-on for Thunderbird to be able to POP from Hotmail. I'm not sure which is the best add-on for this, as I don't have TB set up here to pop from hotmail, just gmail.
     
  3. flopticalcube macrumors G4

    flopticalcube

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    You could do it with MacFreepops. In thunderbird, set the account to poll the localhost at port 2000.
     

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