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How do I add a new or additional email address to my computer?
  • I am using Netscape Communicator 4.7.
  • Open Netscape Communicator 4.7.

  • Click on Edit.

  • From the drop-down menu, choose Preferences.

  • Mail & Newsgroups will appear on the list in the left pane of the Preferences window.

  • If Mail & Newsgroups has a – sign immediately to the left, click on the – symbol to expand the section.(If Mail & Newsgroups has a + sign immediately to the left, skip this step.)

  • Click once on Identity to highlight it.

  • On the right pane, fill out the requested information.
    • Your Name is how your name will appear when others receive email sent by you.
    • Email address is username@centric.net (If you are unsure of your user name, please call for assistance (888)593-2776).
    • Leave Reply-to address section blank.
    • Organization section is optional.
    • Signature file is optional and best used by experienced users.
    • After all required sections of the Identity page are filled out, click once on Mail Servers in the left pane to highlight it.

  • On the right pane, fill out the requested information.
    • The first section concerns Incoming Mail Servers—click Add.
    • For Server Name, type mail.centric.net
    • For Server Type, select POP3
    • For User Name, type your user name (NOT username@centric.net)
    • After filling in all requested information on this window, click OK
    • Back on the Mail Servers page, you must fill in the requested information for Outgoing mail (SMPT) server with mail.centric.net.
    • For Outgoing mail server user name, type your user name (NOT username@centric.net).
    • Make sure to leave Never selected for the Use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) or TLS for outgoing messages option.
    • After filling out the required information, click OK.

  • To use the email account you have just set up, click on Communicator then Messenger. To check for email, click Get Msg. To compose a new message to send, click New Msg.

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