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    Revert back to pop3 from imap?

    This is a discussion on Revert back to pop3 from imap? within the SkyUser Mail / SMTP forums, part of the Community channel category; I have sky email plus a gmail account, i gave imap a try on my gmail account. It works ok ...

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      Revert back to pop3 from imap?

      I have sky email plus a gmail account, i gave imap a try on my gmail account. It works ok but now i cant revert back to pop. i have enabled pop3 online in gmail, but in thunderbird or other clients i get the error wrong password or username. All settings are correct, and i have tried the gmail tips, any more ideas?
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      Re: Revert back to pop3 from imap?

      Backup your mail folders and address book. Delete your Thunderbird profile. Reinstall Thunderbird and follow setup wizard.

      For help with any of the above search the Mozilla support site:
      https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/products/thunderbird

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      Re: Revert back to pop3 from imap?

      Quote Originally Posted by seawright View Post
      Backup your mail folders and address book. Delete your Thunderbird profile. Reinstall Thunderbird and follow setup wizard.

      For help with any of the above search the Mozilla support site:
      https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/products/thunderbird
      Thanks seawright -- thats a good link as well, i will check things out on there.
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