Steps to setup an email account on: Mozilla Thunderbird
Thunderbird is a free email programme that you may get from mozilla.com/thunderbird. This tutorial will walk you through setting up your Bluehost-hosted email account in Mozilla Thunderbird for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. Some screens and processes may differ due to changes in operating systems. The measures, however, should be consistent across platforms.
Continue after checking the Remember Password box.
Thunderbird will check your email account’s configuration files to see whether it can set up your email account automatically. If it can, you’ll receive a message like Configuration discovered at email provider or something similar. If not, you’ll see the Manual Config menu.
Choose IMAP or POP3 (we recommend IMAP).
Click Manual Config.
Replace example.com with your domain and change the incoming and outgoing servers to mail.example.com.
By default, it will use IMAP with no SSL settings. Change the following settings for IMAP with SSL*: