Netscape Communicator 4.0 & 4.5
  • Open up the Netscape browser by double clicking on the Netscape Communicator icon.  (It may ask you to Connect, you don't have to connect for this but you will get an error message from Netscape, click OK to it)
  • Go to the Edit menu, and click Preferences.
  • Under Category, click on the + symbol that appears next to Mail & Groups or double click Mail & Groups. (This will cause the submenus to drop down)
  • Click on Identity
  • Enter your name and your e-mail address (i.e.
  • Click on Mail Servers under the Category heading on the left side.
  • Enter YOUR Internet providers outgoing mail server
    for Outgoing mail (SMTP) server.
  • Leave the Outgoing mail server user name blank.
  • Click on Add.
  • Server Name is
  • Server Type is POP3 Server.
  • Enter your username.
  • You can check remember password if you would like to not have to type in your password every time.
  • Click OK

To check your mail click on the Communicator menu and select ...Messenger. This will open your Messenger Mailbox. Make sure you are on the Inbox and click on the Get Msg button to check for your new mail.

To send a message, click on the New Msg button and enter in the e-mail address you want to send a message to in the To: box and then fill in the Subject box, then type in your message and when you are finished, click the Send button to send your message.



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