Transferring contact list from web mail

  joywebb 14:27 16 Apr 2009

[talktalk] to Thuderbird .
How do I do that?

also in setting up thunderbird and entering pop and smtp- got pop in ok but smtp keesps asking for host name - what is a host name?

  GANDALF <|:-)> 14:36 16 Apr 2009

Check that your settings are exactly as below....

?E-mail address: [email protected]
?Incoming mail Sever:
(if asked:)
Incoming mail account type: POP3
Incoming mail port: 110
?Outgoing mail (SMTP) Server:
(if asked:)
Log on using SPA: leave unchecked
Authentication: none
Outgoing mail port: 25
Use SSL: leave unchecked

?Account name (Username): [email protected]
?Password: password


  joywebb 15:16 16 Apr 2009

That did it----but
I am now being asked for pass word in pop3 - when as far as i know i have not entered one in setting up,
so I tried my web/ISP word -rejected
thought one up and clicked remember -rejected
Ideally I do not need one - so how to get rid?

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