Installing Messaging Server

The procedure for installing Netscape Messaging Server 3.6 varies somewhat depending on whether you intend to use a local database or the Netscape Directory Server to manage user and group accounts. These directions explain the installation for use with the Netscape Directory Server. The Netscape Directory Server, you must install the Directory Server before installing the Messaging Server.

To install Netscape Messaging Server, follow these instructions:

  1. Download Netscape Messaging Server 3.6.

  2. Run the m36eiu.exe file to start the installation process.

  3. Click "Yes" to continue. The files are extracted.

  4. Click "Next" to continue.

  5. Click "No" to continue.

  6. Click "Accept" to continue.

  7. If you already have other Netscape 3.0 servers installed, you need to install all servers into the same directory. In that case, the Browse button is not available. Click "Next" to continue.

    Important: The installation program asks you to enter an Administrator's ID for the Messaging Server. Be sure to use the same Administrator's ID as you did for the SuiteSpot 3.0 Administrator's ID.

After the installation is completed, you can create new users. For instructions, see Chapter 1 in the online version of the Messaging Server 3.0 Administrator's Guide.

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