ECSIS.NET Internet Setup Sheet
for Windows Me Millennium Edition

NOTE: There are various versions of Windows and different configurations for each. This setup sheet covers the most basic setup for Windows Me Millennium Edition. If you have tried going through the Internet Connection Wizard or have manually tried to configure your Internet settings before consulting this sheet, the dialog boxes may be different.

  1. On the desktop, double-click "Connect to the Internet" or go to the Start Menu > Programs > Accessories > Communications > Internet Connection Wizard. Either way should start the Internet Connection Wizard.
  2. Select "I want to set up my Internet connection manually, or I want to connect through a local area network (LAN)." Click Next.
  3. Select "I connect through a phone line and a modem." Click Next.
  4. Type these things in:
    Area code: 731
    Telephone number: 285-8223
    Select "United States of America (1)" from the "Country/region name and code" list.
    If this telephone number is a local call for you, uncheck the "Dial using the area code and country code" check box. Click Next.
  5. Type in your user name and password in the appropriate boxes. They should be on a separate sheet that was given to you when you signed up with our service. Click Next.
  6. Type in ECSIS.NET in the "Connection name" box. Click Next.
  7. Select "Yes" when it asks "Do you want to set up an Internet mail account now?" Click Next.
  8. Type in your name in the "Display name" box. Click Next.
  9. Type in your e-mail address in the "E-mail address" box. It should be on the same sheet as in step 5. Click Next.
  10. "My incoming mail server is a 'POP3' server." Be sure that "POP3" is selected.
    Type these things in:
    Incoming mail (POP3, IMAP or HTTP) server:
    Outgoing mail (SMTP) server:
    Click Next.
  11. Type in your account name and password in the appropriate boxes. They are the same as in step 5. Do NOT check the "Log on using Secure Password Authentication (SPA)" check box. Click Next.
  12. Click Finish.

Home Page Setup

  1. On the desktop, right-click the "Internet Explorer" icon. Left-click "Properties."
  2. In the "Address" box type in:
    Click OK.
  3. The next time you double-click the "Internet Explorer" icon, it should go to the ECSIS.NET home page.

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