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Follow the Step-by-Step guide below to setup your MAXITEC Dial-up connection in Microsoft Windows98.

Setup Dial-up for Windows 98:

  1. On your desktop, Double-click on My Computer, then Dial-Up Networking.
    Windows 98 Setup
  2. A window will open saying Dial-up networking, in this window double-click on Make New Connection and enter Maxitec as the name.
    Select your Modem.
    Click Next.
    Windows 98 Setup
  3. Window will change.
    Enter the Phone Number as 0860007249 and select country as South Africa
    Click next.
    Windows 98 Setup
  4. Click on Finish
    Windows 98 Setup
  5. Once finished it will bring you back to the original Dial-up networking page.
    Now RIGHT-click on the Maxitec icon and select Properties.
    Windows 98 Setup
  6. Maxitec connection Properties window
    Windows 98 Setup
  7. Click on the Server Types tab at the top of the window. Uncheck Log on to network and make sure ONLY TCP/IP is checked under Allowed network protocols.
    Windows 98 Setup
  8. Once done, Click on the TCP/IP Settings tab and enter these addresses
    Windows 98 Setup
  9. Once done, click OK until you are back to the Dial-Up Networking folder. Now you are ready to connect to Maxitec

Now to insert your username and password for access onto Maxitec

  1. Double-click on the Maxitec icon and enter:
    User name: your Maxitec username supplied to you
    Password: your Maxitec password supplied to you

    Once done click on connect...
    Windows 98 Setup
  2. Once connected you'll see the following. You can put a checkmark in the Don't Show.... box if you like.
    Windows 98 Setup