Open Thunderbird, click on the Tools
menu, and select the Accounts Settings...
Now click Add Account
option should already be selected. Click
Fill in your your full name and email address.
You may select either a POP or
server. In the box below, enter mail.sentex.net
as your incoming mail server. Then click "Next"
You will now be prompted for your incoming username, it should automatically be entered. Click "Next"
Your 'Account Name'
is purely cosmetic, you may put whatever you'd like in this field.
You will see the confirmation screen like the following... Click on Finish
to save your account settings.
You will now be brought back to the Account Settings
screen. We now need to configure your outgoing server. Click
click "Outgoing Server (SMTP)
on the bottom left of the screen.
Under "Server Name"
, enter smtp.sentex.ca
. Below, under "User Name"
, enter in
the first part of your email address, in this case, johnsmith
Congratulations! You have now set up Mozilla Thunderbird as your
Sentex Communications e-mail client.