Changing the Outgoing Mail Server Port
and Password Authentication
in Netscape Communicator 7, Windows

1) Open Netscape Communicator 7 on your Windows computer

2) In the top menu click on EDIT

3) In the drop down menu, at the bottom, click on Mail & Newsgroups Account Settings…

4) In the left column, under your email address, click on Outgoing Server (SMTP)

5) The "Server Name" MUST be

6) Under “Server Name:check the box to the left of “Use name and password

7) To change the Outgoing Mail Server port number:
----- Delete the number to the right of "Port:"
----- Type in either 587 or 465

8) Click on the OK button at the bottom of the page

You've done it. Great job!

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