Thunderbird not receiving or sending emails



There are many people who use the Thunderbird email service as it is a brilliant email service that allows you to share your pictures, messages, videos and documents with your friends. But, when you face problems with the email service like thunderbird not receiving emails then, it can be very troublesome and hence, we are going to tell you what you can do if you are not able to send or receive emails on Thunderbird email. 

What to do if you cannot send or receive emails on Thunderbird?

There are some simple solutions that you can try of you are not able to send and receive any emails with the help of your Thunderbird email account. 

  • Check the SMTP Server settings

The SMTP email settings are very important in sending the emails they first collect your emails and then deliver them to the recipient. Make sure that the server settings of your email are correct. You can check this from the Account Settings of your email account. 

  • Check the IMAP Server settings

Just like the SMTP settings help in sending the emails, the IMAP or the incoming server settings are the ones responsible for receiving emails. If thunderbird not working then, it can be possible that the IMAP settings are not correct and you need to check them and fix them. 

  • Disable the Firewall

If you have a firewall or antivirus then, this can also be responsible for this issue and this is why we recommend that you try to disable the antivirus and see if the issue is resolved or not.