II - Smart Browsing and E-mail
To do List
Go to Part II
of our Internet Training Website
|Click on the Netscape icon on the desktop,
or click on the Start button ....
Programs | Netscape Communicator | Netscape Navigator
To hold the start menu open while selecting programs,
left click the button once after each selection.
Here is your chance
to ask questions?
||Click on Bookmarks Select Edit Bookmarks. Short
Cut : Press the (Ctrl+B) keys.
Right click on the bookmark and select properties. You
can rename the bookmark.
You can categorize your bookmarks by making new bookmark folders. You can
drag and drop, or cut, copy and paste bookmarks anywhere you like. Of
course you can always delete unwanted bookmarks by selecting the bookmark
and pressing the delete key.
To learn more about how to manage your bookmarks visit the web site below.
||They are Browser helper programs. Check the link below for more details
||Simply type a word or phrase in the "Netscape Location
Type "Ford Explorer" for an example.
|Instant Stock Quotes
||Type the word "Quote" and the ticker symbol in the
"Netscape Location Window."
|Information by Zip code
||Type the word "Zip" in the "Netscape Location Window."
Only works US Zip Codes.
||When you are viewing a webpage, click on "What's Related" to see
or "Search on this topic" to bring up Netscape's Search Directory.
Avoid all those advertisements. Use my
"Fast Search Page"
|Saving your bookmarks
to your floppy disk
|Be sure that you insert your floppy disk into your computer
Click on Bookmarks
Select Edit Bookmarks or (Ctrl+B)
Choose the "Save As"
Select the Floppy Drive from the Save in: Window
Save to your "3½ floppy (A)"
Opening your bookmarks
from your floppy disk
|Click on "File"
Click on Open Page or (Ctrl+O) Select and click the
"Choose File" button
From the Look In Window select the"3½ floppy
When you see your bookmark file, click on it. Voila!
|Setting up your free
|Press (Ctrl+O) Type the following address and press the
Enter key or click Open
We will set up our E-mail accounts together.
We need a volunteer to set up an account at the instructor's computer station.
|Tips when setting up your
Read the instructions carefully.
When you finish setting up your account, you will be given a
message that you were successful!
|If you don't have a Hotmail account and want one, you must sign up.
Click the New user? Sign up now!
You will be presented with a long page (Agreement). Scan it over and click
"I Accept" button. Hotmail is one of the most reliable free
You have to answer all the questions when signing up.
However, questions like your age and sex you can type anything you
Choose a login name that is not too long and is distinctive. Select
Write down your user name and password.
|Send e-mail to anyone
in the world or the person
next to you.
|Your login name and your email address are not the
My login name is ????
My e-mail address at hotmail is - email@example.com
|Close all applications
Shut down the computer!
|Click the "Start button" select
Don't forget to
turn in your Disks