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Configuration For Accessing Internet Newsgroups

Internet Newsgroups

Internet Newsgroups is accessible on Exchange via Outlook under Public Folders. If you are not accessing Exchange Email via Outlook, you may use NNTP (Network News Transport Protocol) clients such as Outlook Express or Mozilla ThunderBird to connect to the News Server.

Use the following parameters to read Internet Newsgroups in NUS:

News Server: newsfeed.nus.edu.sg
User Name: <your domain>/<your own NUSNET ID>
Password: <your NUSNET password>
Port Number: 119

For example,

News Server: newsfeed.nus.edu.sg
User Name: nusstf\ccetest1
Password: xxxxxxxxxx
Port Number: 119

 

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