This section will assist you with the installation of SpeedWeb for the Macintosh and the features of the accelerator.
|The minimum system requirements are a PowerPC G3 processor at 333MHz with 128MB RAM and 6MB of hard drive space. SpeedWeb works with OS X 10.2 or later and Safari 1.0 or later. Previous versions of the Macintosh operating system (OS 8, OS 9) are not supported.|
|Installing The Software|
|To set up SpeedWeb for the Macintosh, follow these instructions:
Sign up for SpeedWeb service
6. Browse the Web as you normally. When finished, simply close your browser as you normally would, and SpeedWeb will remain idle in your system tray.
If you want to stop the application after browsing select Stop SlipStream Web Accelerator from the application menu, or if you desire to exit the application completely, click Quit from the pop-up menu.
|If the SpeedWeb Web Accelerator is not running and you need to launch it manually, locate the SpeedWeb Web Accelerator icon in the Applications folder and double-click it.|
|Setting Username and Password|
|Your username and password information is located in the Connection Status dialog. To set your username and password:
1. Click on the Speedweb Web Accelerator dock icon.
|Changing Image Quality Settings|
|The image quality setting changes the quality of images that appear in your SpeedWeb Web Accelerator. The higher the quality you select, the longer it will take to load. For slower Internet connections, it is recommended that you lower your image quality. This slider can be adjusted anytime while browsing.
1. Click on the SlipStream Web Accelerator dock icon.
|Starting and Stopping|
If you are connected and you want to manually disconnect, click on the SpeedWeb Web Accelerator dock icon. Select the menu item Stop SlipStream from the application menu-bar.
|Changing Your Connection Settings|
|Normally, the connection settings that are set during installation do not need to be changed. If, however, you need to change the settings, you may change the preset ones using the Settings dialog.
1. Click on the SpeedWeb Web Accelerator dock icon.
|Accessing Product Version Information|
|You may view the product version in the About dialog by clicking on the SlipStream Web Accelerator dock icon and selecting About SlipStream Web Accelerator from the application menubar.|
|To uninstall the SpeedWeb Web Accelerator:
1. Quit the SpeedWb Web Accelerator.
Uninstalling the SpeedWeb software does not automatically deactivate your SpeedWeb service with CalWeb. You will need to contact our technical support to have the SpeedWeb service disabled from your account. Deactivations of the SpeedWeb service take place at the end of the calendar month.