Topics & Services
Topics & Services
During the first start after installation, the assistant for the set-up of the Exchange account starts. Select the point Überspringen und meine existierende E-Mail-Adresse verwenden (ENG: „Skip and use existing e-mail-address“).
To begin, type in your name and the e-mail-address of your Exchange account into the according input boxes.
Type in your password, which you use to log into your Exchange account.
After input / confirmation (Button: Weiter [ENG: „Next“]) of the information, the assistant searches online for the server settings of the e-mail account.
After having confirmed these with Fertig (ENG: „Done“), Thunderbird opens the set up e-mail account.
For an optimal use of the e-mail functions, some further settings need to be made.
With the right mouse button, click on your account, go to the context-menu and select Einstellungen (ENG: „Settings“).
In the window Konto-Einstellungen (ENG: „Account Settings“), change the area of options:
→ Server-Einstellungen (ENG: „Server Settings“)
If necessary, correct the option
→ Beim Löschen einer Nachricht: (ENG: „When deleting a message“),
go to settings
→ In diesen Ordner verschieben: (ENG: „Shift to this folder“)
and select the folder
→ Gelöschte Elemente
(ENG: „Deleted Items“) from your inbox
Next, change the area of options:
→Kopien & Ordner (ENG: „Copies and Folders“)
There, the options should be adapted as in the following:
If you miss individual folders in your list of folders, it might be the case that they still need to be subscribed to.
To do so, click on your inbox with the right mouse button and select the point Abonnieren (ENG: “Subscribe”) in the context menu.
In the window Abonnieren, activate the missing folders in your list and then click on Abonnieren.
For the list to be pictured in Thunderbird, just finish by clicking on OK.
The add-on, which is used in the following instructions, is not an official component of Mozilla Thunderbird or the Microsoft Exchange System. The frequent Microsoft or Thunderbird updates do not guarantee for permanent functionality or safety. The setup underlies one's own responsibility. There is no support offered for this.
≡, then open Add-ons
First, click on your inbox, then go to Konten (ENG: “Accounts”) and Einen neuen Kalender erstellen (ENG: “Create a new calendar”).
The assistant Einen neuen Kalender erstellen is opened. There, you select Im Netzwerk (ENG: “In the network”) as the type of calendar. Now click on Weiter (ENG: “Next”).
As the format of the external calendar, you choose Microsoft Exchange 2007/2010/2013 and click Weiter.
Next, you can define the name and the colour of the calendar. To finish this step, click Weiter.
In the window Exchange / Windows-AD-Einstellungen (ENG: “Exchange / Windows-AD-Settings”), select Hosted Exchange as the Exchange type.
When getting to the details, activate the Exchange Autodiscovery Function and type in the following information:
The email-address of your Exchange account
Type in the username (PC-login) in the form firstname.lastname@example.org (e.g. email@example.com)
Then, click Autodiscovery ausführen (ENG: “Execute autodiscovery”).
Next, you can define the name and the colour of the calendar. Conclude with clicking Weiter.