Sunday, August 19, 2007

Gmail in Netscape 7

If you want to acess your Gmail in Netscape 6 or 5 or 4 version. then read along.

To do this

  • Go to Gmail
  • Click on settings
  • Visit Forwarding and POP Tab and enable POP feature
  • Select 'Save changes'
  • Open Netscape Mail 7.x.
  • Click 'Edit.'
  • Select 'Mail & Newsgroups Account Settings...'

  • Click 'Add Account...,' and click 'OK.'
  • Choose 'Email account.'
  • Click 'Next.'
  • Enter your name and Gmail email address (username@
  • Click 'Next.'
  • Select 'POP' and enter '' in the 'Incoming Server:' field.
  • Enter '' in the 'Outgoing Server:' field.

  • Click 'Next.'
  • Enter your Gmail username (user in the 'Incoming User Name:' field and the 'Outgoing User Name:' field.
  • Click 'Next.'
  • Enter a name for your Netscape Mail account in the 'Account Name field.'
  • Click 'Next.'

  • Finally click 'Finish.'

If you get an error message indicating that you cannot connect to Just click 'OK,'

  1. Open the 'Edit' menu,

  2. Select 'Mail and Newsgroups Account Settings.'

  3. Check the box next to 'Use secure connection (SSL)' in the 'Server Settings' section (the port changes to 995).

  4. Click Ok

  5. Enter '587' in the 'Port:' field.

  6. Change 'Use secure connection' to 'TLS' under 'Outgoing Server (SMTP),' and click 'OK.'

Ntscape 7 setup

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