1. Click two times on My Computer (icon on your desktop).
2. Click two times on Dial-up Networking (if you do not
see it, Dial-up Netowrking may be located in the Control
3. Click one time on Make New Connection to start the
Internet connection wizard.
4. "My Connection" is highlighted. Just type
CedarNet to replace "My Connection." Your computer
should detect the modem you are using and automatically
fill it into the "Select a Device" area. Click
5. Enter the phone number: 232-4135 (The area code is
not needed) Click NEXT.
6. It will say you have successfully created "CedarNet"
as a connection dialer. Click FINISH
7. If your Dial-Up Networking screen didn't come back
up, repeat Steps 1 and 2 above. This time see the new icon
for CedarNet. With the RIGHT button on your mouse, click
ONE time on that CedarNet icon. LEFT click ONE time on PROPERTIES
(at the bottom of the five words in the box).
|8. It will open up a window under the General
tab (at the top). You should see the dial up number you entered
(232-4135) in this window, as well as the modem your computer
detected. Click once on SERVER TYPES- a tab at the top (or
button, possibly at the bottom).
|9. Only ONE checkmark is necessary in this window - TCP/IP.
Do not click Enable Software Compression,
it is not helpful with our server configuration. Click on
any remaining checkmarks so they disappear. Click on TCP/IP
|| 10. A black dot should be in the first circle (Server assigned
IP address) and third circle (Server assigned name server
addresses). Both squares at the bottom are checked. Click
OK two times to get back to Dial-Up Networking again.
|11. Again RIGHT click Once on the CedarNet icon.
LEFT click once on Create a Shortcut. It will ask if you want
a shortcut placed on the desktop. YES! Close the window and
notice you now have a CedarNet icon on your desktop. Double
clicking on this icon will now connect you to the World Wide
Web via CedarNet.