How to Manually Create a Dial-Up Connection in Macintosh OS 8


  • Insure that your computer is on.
  • Locate the Assistants Folder on your hard drive.
  • Press on Internet Setup Assistant as shown below.
  • Click on the Update Button.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Select "Add Internet configuration"
  • Click on the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Input VNI Internet Access as the name of the configuration.
  • Insure that Modem is selected for How you will be connecting.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Select what Modem you are using.
  • Select the Port that this modem is connected to.
  • Select to dial by Tone.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Put in a Local Phone Number in the Telephone Number Box. Click here to get Access Numbers.
  • Make sure ONLY the phone number is in that box.
  • Input your Username.
  • Input your Password.
  • Your password is Case Sensitive.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Select No for "Is there an IP address"
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Input 64.68.197.50 into the DNS Box.
  • Input 64.68.197.60 also in the DNS Box.
  • Input Go2VNI.com in the Domain Name Box.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Enter your E-mail address in the E-mail Address Field.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Input your Email address in the first box.
  • Input mail.Go2VNI.com for the Outgoing mail (SMTP) server.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Input news.Go2VNI.com in the box below.
  • Click the Right Arrow on the bottom.
  • Click on Go Ahead.
  • You've now succesfully completed the Internet Setup Assistant.
  • Power down your computer for about 5 minutes, then boot up and Connect.