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PPPOE Setup for Legacy Operating Systems

 This page is designed to give instructions on setting up the RASPPPoE client for use with Dynamic IP service over ADSL.

The first thing you'll need to do is download the RASPPPoE client from our Downloads section. The current version of RASPPPoE is not compatible with the MacOS.

Windows 95/98 Dial up Setup

The following document contains information concerning setup for a dial-up connection for users of Microsoft Windows 95 or Windows 98. For Windows 98 users, you may skip ahead to Making a new Connection. For users of Windows 95, you need to make sure you have two things installed before you proceed. Each of the following links will instruct you on how to determine if you do or do not have it installed, and will tell you how to install it of you do not.

Dial Up Number List

Dial Up Number List

MAC OSX 10.5-10.6 DHCP Setup

Connecting via DHCP is the default state for most computers.  You may only need to plug the computer into your dsl modem to get running.  If you are switching from a different kind of connection or another provider please follow the instructions below. 


Click on the apple menu and open System Preferences.

System preferences in apple menu.

Select the Network preference pane.

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Windows XP Dial Up Configuration

From the Start menu select Control Panel then select Network and Internet Connections.

click on network and internet connections

Select the option Network Connections:

choose the network connections control panel icon

In the next window, click on Create a new connection under the heading Network Tasks

MAC OSX 10.0-10.4 Dial-up Setup

Setting up Mac OS X for use with a dial up connection is a simple, 5 minute job. With the computer completely booted up, from the Finder desktop, open the Network Control Panel.

Apple Menu --> System Preferences... Click on the Network icon. click network icon

Make sure that Internal Modem is selected then click on the TCP/IP tab.

select tcp/ip tab

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MAC OSX 10.5-10.6 Dial-Up Setup

Setting up your Mac for dial up will take just a few minutes.  Start by clicking on the apple menu and selecting system preferences. 

click on apple menu, then system preferences

Choose "Network" from preferences pane

choose "network"

Select your internal (or external) modem

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Windows XP DHCP Configuration

Most computers are setup to automatically pick up on DHCP, but if you are switching from another provider, or from another type of connection, here is how you go about setting up XP for DHCP connections.

Open up the control panel, and choose the category "Network and Internet Connections".

open up control panel and network connections

Then click on the control panel icon "Network Connections"

choose network connections

DSL Setup Information