Thunderbird – SSL warnings

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SSL Certficate Warnings you may see in Thunderbird when setting up email through SSL.

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Solution: In the Mail Account Setup warning, click the box beside “I understand the risks” and click the “Create Account” button

In the Add Security Exception window click on view certificate and confirm the security exception.

If you are just getting started with Thunderbird, see our guide on Creating an email account in Thunderbird

Thoughts on “Thunderbird – SSL warnings

  • We have been getting the same pop up on one of our desktops as the office.

    No matter how many time we check and confirm the security, it continues to appear, almost EVERY day.

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