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FAQ Email Client Support/Setup for Netscape Communicator 4

Netscape Communicator 4
This document covers the setup and basic use of the Communicator 4 software. Communicator 4 is a suite of applications used from one interface, but we will only be covering the e-mail information.

Configuring Communicator 4
  • Click on the Edit menu and select Preferences.
  • Click on the plus sign (+) next to Mail & Newsgroups and select the Identity category.

  • In the Your Name field, enter your name.
    NOTE: You can use whatever name you want here with both upper and lower case letters.
  • For the Your e-mail field, enter: username@dialup4less.com

  • Click on the Mail Servers category.
  • For Outgoing Mail (SMTP) server, enter mail.dialup4less.com
  • Click on the Edit button in the section Incoming Mail Servers.

  • For Server Name, enter: mail.dialup4less.com
  • For Server Type, select: POP3 Server.
  • For User Name, enter your username.
  • If you would like Netscape to remember your password for e-mail, check the box for Remember password.

  • Click on the OK button to return to the Mail Servers window.
  • Click on the OK button to return to Netscape.

Checking Your E-mail

  • Click on the File menu and select Get New Messages or click on the Get Msg button.
    NOTE: If you did not check the Remember password option during the setup process, a window will appear prompting you for it. Enter your password and click on the OK button.

  • When you receive a new e-mail message, it will show up in your In box.
  • To read the e-mail simply select the message and it will be displayed below.

Sending E-Mail

  • Click on the Message menu and select New Message or click on the New Msg button
  • Fill in the To field with the recipient's e-mail address.
  • Fill in the Subject field with the topic of the e-mail message.
  • Fill in the Body of the e-mail with your message.

  • Click on the Send button to deliver the e-mail.

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