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HOW TO Install Accelerator Software

To install the Accelerator Software on your computer, follow the instructions below.

NOTE: It may be a good idea to print this page for easy reference during installation.

The minimum system requirements are a Pentium 200MHz (or equivalent) with 64MB RAM, and at least 5MB of hard-drive space. Accelerated Dialup works with Internet Explorer 4.0 (or later) and Netscape Communicator 4.0 (or later).

1. Download.

  • If you haven't signed up for's Accelerated Service, YOU MUST DO SO FIRST!
  • Click here to download the installer.
  • When prompted to Open or Save, choose Open.
  • Once the download has completed, Setup will begin.

2. Setup.

  • Follow the on-screen instructions until software installation is finished (just choose all defaults).

3. Starting Accelerator.

  • Accelerator is automatically started when your computer starts up.
  • Acceleration will begin as soon as a supported browser (such as Internet Explorer or Netscape) or a supported email client (such as Microsoft Outlook or Eudora) is started.
  • On some Windows platforms a bubble icon will appear when the Acceleration Service has been established. On all other Windows platforms, you can verify that Acceleration has been established by hovering over the Acceleration tray icon (you should see a "24 Accel Service Enabled..." message).

4. Using Accelerator.

  • Browse the web or download email as you normally would.
  • Your web access or email access will be automatically accelerated by Accelerator.
  • If you desire to stop the application, select Stop 24 Accelerator from the pop-up menu, or if you desire to exit the application completely, click Exit from the pop-up menu. For more information on completing these tasks, see the Usage Guide.

5. Further Assistance.

  • For more information, consult the Usage Guide.
    HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! (especially the Changing Image Quality Settings portion.)
  • If you experience problems downloading, installing or running Accelerator, consult the Troubleshooting section for further assistance.
  • Still having trouble? Feel free to contact us for product support or feedback.