Pegasus Mail Configuration

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  1. Download pegasus mail from
    (click on the 'downloads' item on the navigation bar, choose the site nearest you, and click on the 'download' button next to the entry for the 32-bit version.)  Be sure to get the 32-bit version (win95/98/NT).  Save the file to a temporary directory (like C:\temp)

  2. Open Windows Explorer, and browse to the directory where you saved the file.
    Double-click the file, and the blue installer screen will appear.
    Click 'next' to go to the next screen
    Click 'next' again to go past the description
    Click 'next' to accept the default install directory (c:\pmail)
    Click 'next' to accept the default install components
    Click 'next' to accept the default program group
    Click 'next' to install
    Click 'finish' after the files have been copied

  3. When the installation is finished launch Pegasus Mail by clicking on Start > Programs > Pegasus Mail for Win32 > Pegasus Mail for Win32

    Launch pmail

  4. Pegasus Mail will now walk you through the setup process.  The first screen you should see is the Setting up mailboxes window.  Select the first icon labeled: Click here if there will only ever be one person running Pegasus Mail on this computer

    Set up mailbox(es)

  5. In the Setup information window, accept the default of where the mail-related files are stored - this should be correct if you accepted the default install in the earlier steps

    Set up information

  6. Click on Next in the Pegasus Mail Internet Setup Wizard

    Internet setup wizard

  7. Enter in your email address as indicated on your Welcome Letter.  Click on Next

    Enter email address

  8. Enter in for the popmail server.  Click on Next

    Popmail server information

  9. Enter in your username and password, as indicated on your Welcome Letter. Click Next

    Enter username and password

  10. Enter in as the SMTP Mail Server.  Click on Next

    Enter smtp server information

  11. Select how you connect to the Internet, either Dialup or Network. Click on Next

    Specify Internet connection

  12. Click on Finish

    Wizard complete

  13. With Pegasus Mail open, select Tools > Internet Options

    Edit Internet options

  14. In the Internet Mail Options window, select the Sending (SMTP) tab. Place a check in box next to Login using my POP3 settings for username and password. Click on OK

    Internet mail options

  15. Click on the far right globe to send and receive email

    Send receive

The instructions and screen shots contained within this website are specific to services offered by Real Time Enterprises only.

If you have any problems connecting to Real Time after carefully following these directions, please call (952) 943-8700 and we will be happy to help you.


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