Mac OSX (10.6) PPPoE Configuration

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Mac OSX (10.6) PPPoE configuration for FLET'S ADSL, FLET'S ADSL Entry, B-FLET'S and FLET'S Hikari Next connections.

I. Before making the configuration, ensure that...

1. You are contracted with NTT to use their FLET'S service.

2. You are an Asahi Net member.

The fastest and easiest way to sign-up is to do it on-line: click here.

3. You are using the correct Asahi Net Course.

4. You are prepared for connection.
PPPoE connection software in the Mac OSX (10.6) operating system makes it possible for your computer to connect to the Internet on NTT ADSL and fiber-optic lines. Do not install the Japanese PPPoE software that you received from NTT, and do not install any other PPPoE software: you do not need other PPPoE software and its presence could cause connection problems.

On the day of NTT opening their service, connect up all equipment provided as instructed by NTT.

II. Configuration.

1. Go to the Apple menu and choose System Preferences.

2. Double-click the Network icon in the Internet & Wireless section.

3. In the left-hand panel you will see listed Ethernet, AirPort, etc. Click the "+" sign under that panel.

4. In the window that appears, supply the following information:

Interface PPPoE
Ethernet Ethernet
Service Name Asahi Net

Click the Create button.

A connection called Asahi Net will be added to the left-hand panel.

5. Click on the Asahi Net entry and supply the following information:

PPPoE Service Name Asahi Net
Account Name Your Asahi Net User ID followed by
* Enter your User name in lower case (small) characters
Password The password for your Asahi Net User ID
* Enter your Password in lower case (small) characters
Remember this password Arbitrary
Show PPPoE status in menu bar Check this

6. Click the Advanced button.

7. Click the PPP tab and supply the following information:

Connect automatically when needed Check this
Send PPP echo packets Check this
All other check boxes are arbitrary.

8. Click the OK button.

9. Click the Apply button.

10.Click the Connect button.

11. A connection should now be established between your computer and the Internet. Open a Web browser and start viewing Web pages.

12. Another way to connect or disconnect is to use the <***>icon in the menu bar and choose to connect or disconnect from the Internet.

Having problems?

FLET'S ADSL Can't connect? Can connect, but can't see Web pages
FLET'S ADSL Entry Can't connect? Can connect, but can't see Web pages
BFLET'S Can't connect? Can connect, but can't see Web pages
FTTH with FLET'S Can't connect? Can connect, but can't see Web pages