Summary of Common Settings for MelbPC Users

 Email

Mail Inbox – outlook.office365.com/ or
Office 365 Portal – portal.office.com/

Select Work or School account
Log into the email system with username@melbpc.org.au
Your password is common to Office 365, Yammer and our website Members area.

Client Settings
For configuring client programs for the Melb PC Office365 service
Incoming Mail Server
POP3: outlook.office365.com (SSL on port 995) or
IMAP: outlook.office365.com (SSL on port 993)
Outgoing Mail Server
SMTP: smtp.office365.com (STARTTLS/TLS or SSL on Port 587)

Or use Exchange (Win10/Win8 Mail, Desktop Outlook, Thunderbird/add-on, Most Phones & Tablets)
Server: outlook.office365.com
Domain: melbpc.org.au (If requested)

 Social Groups

Yammer Groups: www.yammer.com/melbpc.org.au/
News Server (NNTP): news.melbpc.org.au (N/A currently)
News Forum:  forum.melbpc.org.au/newsforum/ (N/A currently)

Home Page & Web Server (International)

www.melbpc.org.au (Public Access)

Internet Services Page
www.melbpc.org.au/index.php/services/ (Member Services)

Your web page
Available on application: see “Where to get your own Web page”
http://member.melbpc.org.au/~username (N/A currently)
where “username” is the name you use to log into the system

FTP server for upload of your web page:
member.melbpc.org.au (port 21) (N/A currently)

 Optus Mobile Broadband

Our service is now discontinued. No new subscriptions are being accepted.

Always uninstall any previous wireless modem before replacing
Optus Customer Care: Ph133 697, Tech Support: Ph1300 589 914, www.optuszoo.com.au (N/A)
Browser address for Wi-Fi modems: 192.168.8.1, 192.168.1.1, or 192.168.0.1
APN (static): connect, connectme, or yesbusiness (as Default)
Access Number: *99#
Connection to the available DNS servers is automatic and no configuration is necessary
Optional Outgoing Email Server: mail.optusnet.com.au
* See also Menu Item “iHelp Q&A” under Internet (or open here)

 

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(Revised LW Jul 2018)