23rd October 2012: Possible to change default Asahi Net email addresses


Change the domain name from asahi-net.or.jp to asahinet.jp


Dear Customer,

Thank you for using our service.

From 22nd October it is possible for Individual members to change their default Asahi Net email address (Asahi Net User ID@asahi-net.or.jp) for no charge.

Details

The domain part (after the @ sign) can be changed from @asahi-net.or.jp to @asahinet.jp and at the same time the local part (before the @ sign) can be changed from the member's User ID to whatever the member likes. In brief:
From : Asahi Net User ID@asahi-net.or.jp
To : Preferred text string@asahinet.jp

How to make the change

Use this Asahi Net Account Maintenance page.
>> Account Maintenance > Email Services

Important points

Should you change your default email address from the @asahi-net.or.jp address to a @asahinet.jp address you will not be able to change it back to the @asahi-net.or.jp address. After making the change you will no longer be able to send or receive email with the @asahi-net.or.jp address.