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I want to setup and use Thunderbird. Currently, I use Microsoft's Outlook Mail. I don't know the POP or IMAP of Outlook to setup Thunderbird, and to push mail from Outlook to Thunderbird. Is it possible to setup and use Thunderbird, exclusively, without Outlook? It would be nice to directly receive Email to Thunderbird if it's possible. Does Ubuntu provide POP or IMAP servers for Thunderbird?


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You seem a bit confused. You can setup Thunderbird to access the same mail accounts as Outlook - you just need the mailbox/server info for your IMAP and POP3 accounts. Thunderbird doesn't rely on Outlook for anything.See support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/automatic-account-configuration –  amc Apr 16 '14 at 5:04

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