How to configure Thunderbird with an Exchange account - urgent =(

Hello team, does someone happen to know how to configure Thunderbird with a corporate Exchange account? The mail servers were migrated and now its Exchange on the backend, but I don't know what values from Outlook I need to input into Thunderbird to make this work. Could someone please guide me on this one? I am currently receiving emails through Outlook which is increasingly a mess since important emails are getting downloaded there, splitting my inboxes between my old Thunderbird and Outlook now.

Thanks in advance,
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José MéndezAsked:
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Thomas GrassiSystems AdministratorCommented:
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Jason WatkinsIT Project LeaderCommented:
You need to find out the addresses of the Exchange server's POP3/IMAP and SMTP virtual servers. Usually it is something like "imap.domain.com", "smtp.domain.com"
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José MéndezAuthor Commented:
Thanks I already went through that link but step 11 is not clear, I don't have a server hostname when I look it up in Outlook.
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Jason WatkinsIT Project LeaderCommented:
What is the value for the Exchange server setting in Outlook? Is there an e-mail admin you can ask?
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Thomas GrassiSystems AdministratorCommented:
you can also find it by doing this

Nslookup -ty=mx domain.com
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José MéndezAuthor Commented:
If I go under Tools > Account Settings > double click on my email account then I can see the Exchange server, but I don't know the port number to put it in TB. I already tried IMAP port 993 but nothing. I installed Exquilla plugin and entered the OWA URL which succeded, however I can't get emails... If I try to log into the OWA website, I cannot connect. I think I must pursue this path and maybe that plugin will do the trick?
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Thomas GrassiSystems AdministratorCommented:
You need to check with the exchange admin to see if they are running IMAP or Pop3.

They do not run by default and if you do not have a need for Imap or pop3 then the services are not active. Requires some configuration on the exchange side.

So check with them first.
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José MéndezAuthor Commented:
OWA is working for some users, I will have to ask them to review my access privileges. I don't see traffic on IMAP or POP when running a packet capture.
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José MéndezAuthor Commented:
Thanks guys, I made it work by configuring ExQuilla Plugin. Basically I found what the Outlook Web Application URL was (OWA), and then I tweaked the URL to be as it says inthe ExQuilla plugin help page:

https://domain.com/EWS/Exchange.asmx

Worked like a charm. Guess this is why there is no POP nor SMTP traffic anymore.

Cheers!
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José MéndezAuthor Commented:
The solution was to use HTTPS access to connect to the Exchange server instead of using POP3 or SMTP.
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