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Connect to a shared mailbox with IMAP

How to connect to a shared Exchange Online mailbox in Thunderbird and other IMAP clients.

Configure Thunderbird IMAP client to access shared mailboxes created in Exchange Online:

  • User Mailbox:
  • Shared Mailbox:


Settings for IMAP Configuration

EMAIL ADDRESS: (shared mailbox)

PASSWORD: abc123's Password (user's password)

IMAP SERVER: (imap server)

SMTP SERVER: (smtp server)

USERNAME:\ (user\shared mailbox)

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