Fixing Your Open Relay Account in Netscape 6/7

Fixing Your Open Relay Account in Netscape 6/7

Article Date: 09/15/2009

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These steps will show you how to configure the settings on your e-mail address other than your address (formerly This could be hosted domains such as or web mail addresses such as you may be using a Verizon Open Relay SMTP address to send email. Read the steps below for detailed instructions on how to fix this issue in Netscape 6/7.


Netscape 6/7

1. Begin with opening up Netscape

2. Click Edit from the main pull-down menu then select Mail & Newsgroups Account Settings...

3. Next click on Outgoin Server (SMTP)

4. Be sure to:

  • Change the Server Name from to
  • Add to your user name in the User Name field
  • Click the option labeled Use Name and Password

5. Click OK to finalize the configuration