Changes between Version 4 and Version 5 of Documentation/Quickstart


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Oct 29, 2013 8:05:02 PM (9 months ago)
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AmigaPhil
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  • Documentation/Quickstart

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    2525 3. The program must be configured before you can do anything else. 
    26     Choose 'Configuration' from the 'Settings' menu or simply click 
    27     the button with the question mark to open the configuration 
    28     window.  The sheet which then appears is called 'First  Steps', 
     26    Choose '[[Configuration|Configuration]]' from the '[[Menus#FixMainSettings|Settings]]' menu or simply click 
     27    the button [[Image(http://yam.ch/export/HEAD/trunk/resources/themes/default/toolbar/tb_Config)]] to open the configuration 
     28    window.  The sheet which then appears is called '[[Configuration#FixFirstSteps|First  Steps]]', 
    2929    and this is where you must enter the information needed for data 
    3030    transfer.  Following our example this is: 
     
    4242 4. YAM allows you to define a text passage which will be appended to 
    4343    all of your e-mail as a complimentary closing phrase.  To define it 
    44     you have to click on 'Write' in the list on the left hand side of 
     44    you have to click on '[[Configuration#FixWrite|Write]]' in the list on the left hand side of 
    4545    the configuration window.  On the page appearing now select the 
    4646    text field 'Welcome phrase', delete the original text by hitting 
     
    5555 
    5656 6. After saving the settings you're back in the main window.  Click 
    57     the button 'Write' (sixth button from the left) or choose 'New' 
    58     from the 'Message' menu.  The editor window will open.  Insert 
     57    the button 'Write' [[Image(http://yam.ch/export/HEAD/trunk/resources/themes/default/toolbar/tb_NewMail)]] or choose 'New' 
     58    from the 'Message' menu.  The [[Window write|editor window]] will open.  Insert 
    5959    the e-mail address of the recipient into the 'To' textfield (e.g. 
    6060    'jdoe\@example.com').  Normally of course you would put someone 
     
    7878    folder by clicking on 'Outgoing' in the folder list contained in 
    7979    the main window.  Send the message by clicking the 'Send' button 
    80     (fifth button from the right hand  side).  The transfer status 
     80    [[Image(http://yam.ch/export/HEAD/trunk/resources/themes/default/toolbar/tb_SendAll)]].  The transfer status 
    8181    window will appear and report progress as YAM logs in on the 
    8282    mail server and sends the message. 
     
    8585    'Outgoing' folder.  Don't panic!  It has been moved to the 'Sent' 
    8686    folder.  The letter symbol in the list has a little stamp on it 
    87     now, which means that the message has been sent successfully. 
     87    now [[Image(http://yam.ch/export/HEAD/trunk/resources/themes/default/status/status_sent)]],  
     88    which means that the message has been sent successfully. 
    8889 
    89 10. When you double-click the message, the read window will open. You should be able to recognize the text written by you. The lines in the upper part of the message have been inserted by YAM and contain data needed for mail transfer (the so-called "headers"). 
     9010. When you double-click the message, the [[Window read|read window]] will open. You should be able to recognize the text written by you. The lines in the upper part of the message have been inserted by YAM and contain data needed for mail transfer (the so-called "headers"). 
    9091 
    91 11. Since you've written the mail to yourself you should start looking for new mail now.  Click the read window to the background or close it, then click on the 'Get' button (sixth button from the right hand side). 
     9211. Since you've written the mail to yourself you should start looking for new mail now.  Click the read window to the background or close it, then click on the 'Get' button [[Image(http://yam.ch/export/HEAD/trunk/resources/themes/default/toolbar/tb_GetMail)]]. 
    9293 
    939412. The transfer status window you saw before opens again and you can watch how YAM downloads your mail from the mail server.  Provided that everything runs as it should, a requester will open up with the message that you  have received new mail.  You can read the mail in the 'Incoming' folder.