General Information & Links for Thunderbird E-mail

Thunderbird is one of the supported e-mail programs at Bates College. Thunderbird compliments Information and Library Services desire to have the campus using a safe, secure, robust program capable of handling IMAP’d accounts.

Help Desk Services is pleased to assist all users with the installation, conversion from other e-mail programs, and other processes for making this your default e-mail application.

Users may apply upgrades to Thunderbird as the program prompts for them to be applied. Restarting the application may be necessary for the upgrade to be completed.

Some helpful links: