TAILIEUCHUNG - Suse Linux 9.3 For Dummies- P13

Suse Linux For Dummies- P13:This part is all about getting you started on your way to a lasting relationship with SUSE Linux. Before you can begin your SUSE Linux experience, I spend a chapter explaining what SUSE Linux is and what you can do with SUSE Linux (pretty much anything you can do with a PC that runs Windows). | 160 Part III Doing Stuff with SUSE__ After the e-mail account information is set up you can start using KMail. The user interface is intuitive as shown in Figure 10-3. KMail periodically checks and downloads messages from your incoming mail accounts. You can view messages as they arrive in your Inbox. Figure 10-3 Read and manage your e-mail in KMail. Introducing Evolution Mail If you use the GNOME desktop Evolution is the default e-mail client. To start Evolution click the icon on the GNOME desktop s top panel mouse over and read the help balloon to locate the icon or choose Main Menu1 S Office1 S Evolution. When you start Evolution for the first time the Evolution Setup Assistant window appears as shown in Figure 10-4. Click Forward in the Welcome screen and the Setup Assistant guides you through the following steps 1. Enter your name and e-mail address in the Identity screen and click the Forward button. For example if your e-mail address is jdoe@ that s what you enter. Please purchase PDF Split-Merge on to remove this watermark. Chapter 10 E-Mailing and Instant Messaging in SUSE 161 Figure 10-4 Evolution Setup Assistant guides you through the initial setup. 2. Set up the options for receiving e-mail and click Forward. Select the type of mail download protocol most ISP accounts offer either POP or IMAP. Then provide the name of the mail server for example . You are prompted for the password when Evolution connects to the mail server for the first time. 3. Provide further information about receiving e-mail how often to check for mail and whether to leave messages on the server and then click For ward. Typically you want to download the messages and delete them from the server otherwise the ISP complains when your mail piles up . 4. Set up the following options for sending e-mail and click Forward when you re done Select the server type as SMTP. Enter the name of the ISP s .