Netscape Navigator 4 and Communicator Bible

Netscape Navigator 4 and Communicator Bible

by Jennifer Fulton, Cheryl Kirk
     
 

Netscape Navigator has come a long way since it burst on the scene as one of the first commercial Web browsing programs. Still the world's most popular browser, Netscape Navigator has evolved into a whole suite of integrated programs, including:

  • Navigator for Web browsing
  • Messenger for exchanging e-mail messages
  • Conference for
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Overview

Netscape Navigator has come a long way since it burst on the scene as one of the first commercial Web browsing programs. Still the world's most popular browser, Netscape Navigator has evolved into a whole suite of integrated programs, including:

  • Navigator for Web browsing
  • Messenger for exchanging e-mail messages
  • Conference for meetings and chats over the Internet
  • Collabra for participating in newsgroup discussions
  • Composer for authoring Web pages
  • Netcaster for receiving information sent via push technology
  • Calendar for keeping you and your work group on schedule

Fortunately, with Netscape Navigator 4 and Communicator Bible you'll be able to get up and running with all those terrific applications quickly -- and begin reaping the rewards of improved productivity and creativity. In this combined reference and tutorial, computing professional Jennifer Fulton introduces you to each Netscape Communicator component and offers practical tips on putting each to good use whatever your situation. You'll find in-depth coverage of all the essential topics, including:

  • Installing and customizing the software to suit your needs and your PC's available RAM and hard disk space, as well as Internet connection speed
  • Upgrading from previous versions of Netscape Navigator
  • Selecting and installing plug-ins to enhance multimedia, interactivity, communications, and other capabilities
  • Managing bookmarks for your favorite Web sites, so you can find what you want quickly and even have Navigator automatically check for changes and updates
  • Effectivelysearching the vast information resources available on the Internet
  • Setting an appropriate security level
  • Exchanging e-mail, including attachments and formatted text, and organizing your incoming messages
  • Subscribing and posting to any of thousands of newsgroups discussing all kinds of subjects
  • Holding electronic meetings with far-flung clients and colleagues over the Internet
  • Authoring and publishing your own Web pages
  • Receiving information automatically via push technology
  • Using components that come with the Professional Edition of Communicator, including Calendar, AutoAdmin, and IBM Host On-Demand

Best of all, Netscape Navigator 4 and Communicator Bible comes complete with all the Windows software you need to get started: Netscape Communicator, along with EarthLink Network TotalAccess for easy connection to the Internet.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764531071
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/01/1997
Edition description:
BK&CD ROM
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
7.45(w) x 9.26(h) x 1.68(d)

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