Configuring Netscape Mail

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To configure your Netscape Mail or any other e-mail client, you need to know your POP3 and SMTP servers:

Note: on some versions of Netscape mail, the login name should be set to:

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Configuring Netscape Email

To configure this email client with the POP before SMTP relay:

  1. Open Netscape Mail.
  2. Note: Netscape users may experience problems with collecting their mail. In this case, mail server login name must be written with the % character instead of the @ sign, e.g. Netscape only supports a clear-text SMTP AUTH protocol so SSL use is required.

  3. In the top menu bar, select Preferences from the Edit drop-down menu.
  4. Click Mail and Newsgroups in the left menu and select Identity. On the page that appears:
  5. Select Mail Servers in the left menu and click Add against the Incoming Mail Servers field.
  6. On the dialog window that shows, choose the General tab and fill the form:
  7. Select the POP tab to choose different Incoming Mail options.
  8. Click OK to save settings.
  9. Back on the Mail Servers page, enter the Outgoing Mail Server info:

  10. Click OK to save settings.

Now that Netscape Mail is configured, you can send and receive emails.

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