Miscellaneous Topics

Goals

Spend almost an hour learning about

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Using email

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Newsgroups

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Chatting with IRC

We'll just dive in and let you play with mIRC

  1. Dismiss the About window (with author's picture)
  2. Specify name, email address, and nickname
  3. Random US DALNet is fine (or choose another server) then connect
  4. Problems with nickname (not unique)? Try /nick newname
  5. /join #DilipsWWWClass (or Commands ... Join Channel) (note name starts with pound sign)
  6. Maximize window
  7. Click on 4th icon from left - channels folder (this is based on v 5.4.1)
  8. Chat in our class channel; double click on user name on right to privately chat

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Buying and Managing Software

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