How to Access Yandex.Mail With Thunderbird

If you are using Mozilla Thunderbird email program on your computer and you wish to access your Yandex.Mail using Thunderbird, you can do so easily by configuring your Yandex.Mail account using IMAP settings on Thunderbird. To know how to access your Yandex.Mail account with Thunderbird, follow the step-by-step instructions provided below:

Steps to Configure Yandex.Mail with Mozilla Thunderbird:

1.) Open Mozilla Thunderbird program on your computer and click on the option – Skip this and use my existing email on the welcome screen.

2.) Enter the following details in the Mail Account Setup window in appropriate fields.

  • Your Name: Enter your username
  • Email Address: Enter your completer Yandex email address
  • Password: Enter password for your Yandex account

Once you are done entering the above details, click on the Continue button.

3.) Now, click on the Manual config option and enter the below-mentioned inputs for the mail servers:

Incoming mail

  • Protocol: IMAP
  • Server
  • Port: 993
  • Authentication: Normal password

Outgoing mail

  • Server
  • Port: 465
  • Authentication: Your usual password

Also, you will need to provide your username. For that, enter your username in Yandex.

NOTE: In case you are configuring receiving an email from a mailbox such as [email protected], then, you will need to enter the credential before the @symbol in the Username field.

4.) Next, you will need to click on the Re-test option to make sure that you have provided the correct details in above steps. When the test gets successful, click on the Done button.

5.) Now, you will need to synchronize the newly created account with the server to access a list of folders. So, right click on the account name option and select Settings.

6.) Next, click on the Server Settings option and select Move to deleted item folder under option When I delete a message.

7.) Then, open Copies and folders option and enter your Yandex mailbox name for all the folders.

8.) After that, click on the OK button to apply the changes made and restart Thunderbird. Now you can start accessing your Yandex.Mail messages on your Thunderbird program.

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