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Setting up thunderbird on...

Setting up thunderbird on new computer. Always used to use pop setup. If I use imap, will emails disappear from thunderbird if I erase on server? I don't want them to disappear.

Technician's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your machine, and what operating system are you running?

Its windows 10 a Dell computer. Old computer was Xperia, which I liked. No, Xp

Technician's Assistant: How do you access your email most often? On a phone or tablet, or through a web browser?

Most often with one of two ipads want to archive on this computer, though

Technician's Assistant: What troubleshooting have you tried?

None, just starttded setting up

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Email Expert to know before I connect you?

No, just want to decide between pop and imap, msube also encryption

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Email
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Hi there and welcome

Yes that is correct, it will keep it the same on your computer as on the server, so if you use imap and delete it also deletes it from the server.

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