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July 20, 2016: Customers using older email clients and FTP may need to accept our new SSL certificate. If you are using Eudora you can follow the instructions here.

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MCN Fusion Voice and Next Generation DSL - SAVE MONEY WITH HIGHER SPEEDS:  Fusion is a next generation DSL service with speeds up to 20 Mbps and landline (not VOIP) service for selected areas of Mendocino and Fort Bragg. Fusion pricing starts at $55 for residential use and $65 for businesses plus around $10 in fees and taxes. Add up your phone, long distance and internet bills and see if Fusion will save you money. All-you-can-get speed up to 20 Mbps in downtown areas. Free local and long distance for all calls placed in the U.S. for all customers, business and residential 

Learn how and when you can get faster speed, great landline voice service and save money at our Fusion information page or call 937-1444 for more information. Fusion voice is provided by Sonic Telecom. Click here to signup now!

MCN Accelerator Overview

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MCN Acceleration Services

MCN is pleased to offer to our customers the MCN Accelerator, a subscription based service that is intended to increase the speed of dialup, ISDN, cable internet and slower DSL connections.

 Download the Newest Version of the MCN Accelerator: Released 11/2009 - Version for all Windows OS's including Windows 7 and Version for all Macintosh OS's including 10.6, Leopard. See download links below.

The MCN Accelerator increases the speed of most dialup connections by 3 to 7 times, and the more you use it--the better it gets. The MCN Accelerator is a small piece of software that is easily downloaded and installed.

Only $1.25 a month! The first month is free, after that the charges will appear on your regular MCN bill each month. For less than 5 cents a day ($1.25 per month) you can speed up your connection and make the most of your MCN Internet experience.

We suggest that everyone visit the MCN Accelerator Information Page which contains lots of information about the MCN Accelerator and how it works.

Ready to go? Call MCN at 937-1444 or (800) 796-3896 and ask to have the MCN Accelerator enabled for your account or send e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Then follow these easy steps.

1. Download the correct software installer for your operating system.

Download the MCN Accelerator for Windows

Download the MCN Accelerator for Macintosh (OS X 10.2 or higher)

2. Read the installation instructions and install the software
Note: If you are not 100% confident about installing the software, please do it during MCN's business hours (9-6 M-F) when the MCN staff can help you if you have problems.  

Installation Instructions for Windows and Macintosh

3. Set your e-mail to use outgoing authentication.
The MCN Accelerator requires you to use outgoing e-mail authentication. This may require you to make a change to your e-mail program. To learn more, please visit our MCN Outgoing Authentication page. 

4. Learn More
The MCN Accelerator is a rich program with lots of features. We suggest that everyone using the MCN Accelerator take a moment and read the MCN Accelerator User Guide to make the most out of their MCN Accelerator.

5. Uninstalling the MCN Accelerator:
WINDOWS: Click on the START menu and click on ALL PROGRAMS.  Put your curser over the "MCN Accelerator" Folder and to the right a drop-down menu will appear.  Click twice on "Uninstall MCN Accelerator".

MAC: An uninstall program is in the folder downloaded when you download the Mac Accelerator.  If you no longer have it on your computer than click on this link to download the Accelerator Folder Mac Accelerator Folder (with Uninstaller)

What 3rd Party Products work with MCN Accelerator? Visit our Compatibility Page


Feel free to contact us at 937-1444 or (800)796-3896 or send e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it if you have questions for comments.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 February 2012 16:18  


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