NFN Helpteam
Guide to User Problems
This guide collects answers developed by helpteam members to many NFN user questions.

About These Pages  
Answering Voice Mail  
Cable/DSL Mail Settings  
Call Waiting  
Call Wave Problem  
Disable Fast Disconnect  
DUN Error Codes  
DUN Redial WinME  
DUN W98 Setup New  
DUN W98 Setup Edit  
DUN WME Setup New  
DUN WME Setup Edit  
DUN W2K Setup New  
DUN W2K Setup Edit  
DUN WXP Setup New  
DUN WXP Setup Edit  
DUN Vista Setup New  
Email Setup  
Email Stops Working  
Hearing Impaired Phone Setup  
HTML Msgs on OE5  
ICQ and Firewalls  
Immediate Disconnects  
Installation Program  
CD - Autoplay  
Install 3 1/2 inch Floppy?  
Macintosh Dialup Setup  
Modem Problem Diagnosis  
Modem Properties  
Modem Speeds  
Move Netscape Bkmks to IE  
Multiple Accounts w Netscape  
Multiple Logins  
NFN User Stats  
Norton AntiVirus 2000  
Norton - No Internet Access  
Norton Outlook Problem  
Outlook Express Prob  
Presenting NFN to New Users  
Purging Inactive Accounts  
Redial Setup Win98  
Renewals Procedure  
Saving Passwords  
Saving Passwords Win98  
Short Time Disconnects  
Show Full Email Header  
Two Accounts/One Computer  
Virus Removal  
Websites for Reference  
Windows Scriipting  
Win 3x Setup  

Using an NFN mailbox with a High Speed Connection


Many of our Naples Free-Net users use a High Speed connection and wish to retain their NFN account and their e-mail address.  The following changes are necessary in their E-mail program settings to allow this. 


IF you use the NFN DSL service ( ), your mail settings are exactly the same as Dial Up settings, ie:



and your username and password regarding all email is simply your NFN UserName and your NFN account password.   If your NFN email address is of the form , then your NFN UserName is   someone .



Outlook and Outlook Express


Tools/Accounts, highlight NFN account/click Properties/Servers

Make sure their POP setting is “” and their outgoing mail (SMTP) setting is set to the address of  the high speed service they are using. i.e.


Road Runner=




Click “Apply” before exiting to save.

Also….In Tools/Accounts/Properties/Connection Tab, make sure “Always connect to this account using” is checked AND that “Local Area Network” is selected in the white box.


In Mozilla 1.6


If you are using Mozilla you probably know how to set up multiple incoming accounts

You can have several incoming mail servers - one for each account - but only one outgoing (SMTP)

Under Edit open Mail and Newsgroup Account Settings

Click on Outgoing Server (SMTP) and set the Outgoing Server to


Road Runner=



Check the box use name and password and enter your User Name for your:


Comcast account, OR, Road Runner account, OR, NFN DSL account (your NFN account user ID )


Click OK


In Eudora 6.0 or higher


Under Tools select Sending Mail

Click on Sending Mail and in the SMTP server box enter



Road Runner=



Click OK



First Page Previous Next Last Page
Go Directly to Page: | 1 |  2 |  3 |  4 |  5 |  6 |  7 |  8 |  9 |  10 |  11 |  12 |  13 |  14 |  15 |  16 |  17 |  18 |  19 |  20 |  21 |  22 |  23 |  24 |  25 |  26 |  27 |  28 |  29 |  30 |  31 |  32 |  33 |  34 |  35 |  36 |  37 |  38 |  39 |  40 |  41 |  42 |  43 |  44 |  45 |  46 |  47 |  48 |  49 |  50 |  51 |  52 |  53 | 

Top of this page    Search this web siteSearch this site     Print Total page    Print Main Text only ?

Translate this page.

this page viewed 3,549 times and was developed/maintained using
NFN's Webpage Storyboard Application

adm ed (Whole Site)                   adm ed (This Page's Body Section Only)