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MAC OSX 10.0-10.4 Dial-up Setup

Setting up Mac OS X for use with a dial up connection is a simple, 5 minute job. With the computer completely booted up, from the Finder desktop, open the Network Control Panel.

Apple Menu --> System Preferences... Click on the Network icon. click network icon

Make sure that Internal Modem is selected then click on the TCP/IP tab.

select tcp/ip tab

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MAC OSX 10.5-10.6 DHCP Setup

Connecting via DHCP is the default state for most computers.  You may only need to plug the computer into your dsl modem to get running.  If you are switching from a different kind of connection or another provider please follow the instructions below. 

 

Click on the apple menu and open System Preferences.

System preferences in apple menu.

Select the Network preference pane.

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MAC OSX 10.0-10.4 Static IP Setup

Setting up Mac OS X for use with a Static IP address with your ADSL service is a pretty straightforward thing to do, and should take no longer than 5 to 10 minutes, without even needing to reboot the computer. Make sure that you have the IP information available as you step through the instuctions.

If you don't have the IP information, call the Omsoft office at (530) 758-0119 to get the needed IP addresses.

With the computer completely booted up, from the Finder desktop, open the Network Control Panel

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MAC OSX 10.5-10.6 PPPOE Setup

Once the Start menu is opened, click on Control Panels, then Network and Internet Connections:

 mac sytem preferces selection

Select the Network preference pane.

network preference selection

Click on the + to add a new connection.

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Thunderbird 2 for Mac

Thunderbird 2 instructions for Mac aren't done yet, but they will be put here.

Entourage setup

There is no page for entourage yet, should be done sometime soon

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