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Please use the following steps to configure Netscape for Newsgroups:
    •Open Netscape Messenger
    •Click the NEWSGROUP icon in the Component bar
    •Click EDIT
    •A new menu drops
    •Choose PREFERENCES
    •The Preferences box appears
    •Double-click MAIL & NEWSGROUPS
    •A new list displays
    •Select NEWSGROUP SERVERS
    •Locate the Newsgroup Servers list
    •Verify that NEWS appears as a choice
    •If it does not appear, click ADD
    •Enter mail.mchsi.com
    •Locate the field labeled: PORT
    •Find the field labeled: SECURE
    •Verify that it is NOT CHECKED
    •Click OK

Please use the following steps to configure Outlook Express for newsgroups:
    •Open Outlook Express
    •Click TOOLS
    •A new menu appears
    •Choose ACCOUNTS
    •The Internet Accounts box opens
    •Select the NEWS tab
    •New options appear
    •Click PROPERTIES
    •Click the SERVER tab
    •Verify that netnews.attbi.com appears as the name of your server
    •If it is not listed, add it
    •Click OK until you return to the browser window
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Feedback received on this FAQ entry:
  • News server for Mediacom should be news.mchsi.com, not netnews.attbi.com as listed.

    2009-08-24 11:01:27



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last modified: 2005-11-07 01:07:08