• Access Number: 0845 125 3705
  • Username: lush Password: lush
  • Mail Server: smtp.lushdialup.co.uk

No frills dialup internet service providing faster than normal connections FOR FREE!

How to Install a Dial-Up Connection in Windows 95

Back to Support

On most Microsoft Windows operating systems you should be able to use the automatic dial-up installation tool on the home page, however this guide shows you how to configure your settings manually on Windows 95.

Please note, this guide only covers configuring the dialup connection itself. It does not provide information on installation and setup of your modem hardware. For assistance with this please contact either your modem or PC manufacturer.

  1. Double click the 'My Computer' icon on the desktop, then double click the 'Dial-up Networking' icon.
  2. Double click the 'Make New Connection' icon.
  3. A dialogue box (as shown below) will open and welcome you to the Network Connection Wizard, click the 'next' button.
Win95 Slide 1
  1. The 'Make New Connection' dialog box will appear (as shown below). In the 'Type a name for the computer you are dialing' box type the desired name for the connection, for example 'Lush Dialup'. Select the modem you wish to use for this connection from the pull down box. Click next.
Win95 Slide 2
  1. A new dialog box will appear (as shown below). Type 0845 125 3705 into the 'Telephone number' box (leave the area code blank). Ensure that the 'Country Code' is set appropriately, then click 'next'.
Win95 Slide 3
  1. A dialog box will be shown telling you that the connection has been successfully created. Click 'finish'.
  2. In 'Dial-up Networking' double click on the connection just created (it will be given the name assigned in step 4 above). The 'Connect To' dialup box will be displayed (as shown below). Type in the word 'lush' into the 'username' box and the word 'lush' in the 'password' box. Ensure the 'Save Password' box is ticked. Click connect to connect to the internet.
Win95 Slide 4

Your connection should now be ready for use.