To configure your WebTV to connect to CyberGate/E.spire,
please use the following settings:
|Note: If you do not have the "Use your ISP" option below, contact
Customer Care at 1-800-GO-WEBTV to activate OpenISP.
Enter the following information:
Service Provider Name : CyberGate
Login name : email@example.com (Replace "username" with YOUR account
Password : Your password, in all lower case letters
Modem dial-in number : Click here to see a list of local access
Backup number : use the same number as in the modem dial in number.
|If you already use a WebTV connection and now want to change your
ISP from WebTV to CyberGate you may find that in order to change the settings
you first must logon to WebTV under your Master Screen Name, then:
6.) PHONE NUMBER: (The access phone number we gave you.)
7.) BACKUP PHONE: (Same as above.)
8.) USER NAME: firstname.lastname@example.org (Replace yourusername with YOUR account
9.) PASSWORD: Type your account password twice.
10.) Confirm settings by clicking CONTINUE.
11.) Your internet terminal needs to reconnect for your changes to take
Click CONTINUE to complete
Additional WebTV Information
What kind of modems do WebTV Internet Devices use?
MAT976A1 Philips WebTV Plus
56kbps Flex Modem
MAT965A1 Philips WebTV Classic
MAT960A1 Philips WebTV Internet Unit
33.6kbps v.34bis modem
56kbps Rockwell Flex modem
33.6kbps v.34bis Modem
Mitsubishi WB-2001 WebTV Plus Receiver
56k Rockwell K56 Flex Modem
WebTV has a built in option that allows you to retrieve mail from another
email account other than a WebTV email account. The feature is called Remote
Mail and is set up in the following manner:
1.) Sign on to WebTV under the screen name that you want to activate
Remote Mail in.
2.) Click on MAIL.
3.) Click on SETTINGS.
4.) Click on REMOTE MAIL.
5.) Click on CONTINUE.
6.) Enter the following information:
a.) POP3 USERNAME: (Your CyberGate username)
b.) POP3 PASSWORD: (Your CyberGate password)
c.) POP3 SERVER NAME: pop.gate.net
7.) Check or uncheck LEAVE MESSAGES ON SERVER.
8.) Click CONTINUE
9.) Click DONE
10.) Click DONE again
11.) You now have a FETCH button on your mail window (the same window
from which you compose your email).
12.) Now simply click on FETCH and it will retrieve your remote mail.