Thunderbird Mail setting .

  Daibus 09:02 30 Dec 2004
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In Mozilla Thunderbird is it possible to enable a setting so when it opens up it checks for messages automatically without you having to click on Get Mail every time?

Cheers.

  LeadingMNMs 09:16 30 Dec 2004

Tools > Accounts > Server Settings

Click the box that says 'Check for New Messages at Startup'

  Daibus 09:23 30 Dec 2004

Many thanks LeadingMNMs ...setting corrected.

  Stuartli 10:05 30 Dec 2004

You can also set it to check for messages at regular intervals if you wish (the same feature as in Outlook Express).

But be aware. If you go offline (at least with dialup) and don't close down Thunderbird, it will go online to check for messages at the set interval. Disabling the feature temporarily will prevent it.

  Daibus 10:26 30 Dec 2004

Thank you Stuartli...I will take note of that!

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