Checking your Email using Pine
- Activating your email
Before you proceed in configuring your email
client, make sure you have created all your
email accounts through your web based control
panel under email
After configuring and activating your email
account, you may then proceed to configure your
email client (eg. Eudora, Netscape Messenger,
Outlook or Outlook Express) or check your email
using our Web-Based Email Manager or Pine.
1) Start pine by typing "pine" in telnet
2) Press "m" to get to the main menu.
3) Press "s", then "c" to get to the ping
4) Scroll down until "inbox-path" is highlighted
and press the "enter" key.
5) Type the following line and press enter:
(see notes below)
Replace "webX.bananic.net" with your assigned
imcoming Email server name (as in the Account
Information Email you have received from us).
Replace "mypopaccount%mydomain.com" with your
POP3 account username as created in the web
hosting control panel.
6) Press the "enter" key, then "e" and "y"
to save your new settings and you are done.
# Setting my 'From:' identity in pine?
From Pine's [M]AIN MENU, choose [S]etup, then
[C]onfig. Move down to the customized-hdrs
option. Press "Add Value". Use the format:
From: "My Real Name" <email@example.com>
Note: You may wish to configure default-composer-hdrs
so you can easily change the From: line when
composing new messages. The process is the
same as adding to the customized-hdrs entry.
If you use this setting, remember that you
must specify all the headers you want to see;
simply changing the value to From: will make
From: your only visible header.
Press Return to accept the change, and "E
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