Mac OS X 10-5 Setup and Configure a Dialup Connection

Mac OS X 10-5 Setup and Configure a Dialup Connection


Summary

This article illustrates how to set up and configure an EarthLink Dial-Up connection in the Network Panel in Mac OS X 10.5.


1

Click the Apple Menu and choose System Preferences.


2

In the Internet and Network section, choose double-click the Network icon.


3

From the left menu, select the appropriate Modem (Internal Modem or USB Modem).

4

Enter the Telephone Access number, which is the number your computer dials to connect to the Internet.

If you don't know a local access number, search for one on the front page of the EarthLink Support Center (support.earthlink.net).


5

Enter your email address in the Account Name field.

6

Enter your password in the Password field.


7

Select the check box next to Show modem status in menu bar.

8

Click the Apply button at the bottom right of the window to save the changes. To connect, click the Connect button on the Network window.

 








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