Thunderbird - Faculty/Staff Google Apps Account
1. From the Thunderbird menu bar, select Options/Account Settings...
2. Lower left of the Account Settings window click on "account Actions" and then Click "Add Mail Account".
3. Enter your name as you would like it to appear in the Your Name field
Enter your e-mail address. This is your eIDemail@example.com
Enter your eID password.
4. Click Manual config
Server hostname: imap.gmail.com
Server hostname: smtp.gmail.com
You will see The following settings were found by probing the given server