Dial-Up Support


How do I set up my computer for dial-up?

The exact procedure varies from one operating system to another. No matter the procedure, your computer will need the following information (which is also found inside your "Welcome to SDC Internet" brochure):

ISP Phone or Modem Number: Either 838-4125 or 838-1001.
User Name: The username we wrote on your brochure.
Password: The password we wrote on your brochure just below your username. Some computers may display only stars or dots as you type your password.
The following shouldn't be needed, unless your computer insists on it. Almost all computers made since 1999 will find this information automatically and won't ask you for it.
DNS Server Names: ns1.sdc.org and ns2.sdc.org
DNS Server Addresses: and

Please choose instructions for your operating system. The most common operating system included with most new PC-compatible computers today is either Microsoft Windows 7 or Microsoft Windows 8. The operating system included with all new Apple computers today is Apple Mac OS X.

Microsoft Apple Unix and GNU/Linux
Windows 8 Mac OS X Ubuntu 7.10 ("Gutsy Gibbon")
Windows 7 Mac OS 9 KDE (with kppp)
Windows Vista Mac OS 8 GNOME (with gnome-ppp)
Windows XP System 7 More to come.
Windows 2000 System 6
Windows Millennium Edition (ME)
Windows 95, 98, and 98SE
Windows NT 4.0
Windows 3.0, 3.1