Eudora TM Search Contact Us
Support - Technical Support Resources and Knowledgebase User Forums - See users' online questions and answers about Eudora products, or post your own questions to the Eudora Community. Developers - Resources for Developers writing code to interact with Eudora Press - Press Releases and News Articles Testimonials - Read what others are saying about Eudora
Qualcomm

 

How do I set up multiple users on one machine?

Document ID: 919HQ

Question: How do I set up Eudora for multiple users on one computer?

Answer: To set up Eudora for multiple users on one computer, do the following:

  1. Create a new folder for the second user's e-mail. For example, you call it user2 folder.

  2. Open the "Eudora Folder" (usually found in the "System Folder" or the "Documents" folder). It contains your Eudora Settings file.

  3. Rename this file, for example, MySettings.

  4. Make an alias of this MySettings file and put it in the Apple Menu Items folder in the System Folder. Call the alias something descriptive, like "George's Eudora" if the first user's name is George.

  5. Restart Eudora and then quit.

  6. Look in that folder again; Eudora will have created a new Eudora Settings file. Move this file into your new user2 folder. Make an alias of it and put the alias into the Apple Menu Items folder. Call the alias something descriptive, like "Marsha's Eudora" if the second user's name is Marsha.

  7. Now open Eudora again by double-clicking on the new Eudora Settings file in the user2 folder. When Eudora opens, change the (blank) settings to whatever you need for the second address.

Repeat the above procedure to create new e-mail folders for as many address configurations as you need. Now, you can choose which e-mail folder you want by choosing the appropriate alias from the Apple menu. You can even switch settings from within Eudora by selecting a different alias from the Apple Menu. You don't need to quit and restart Eudora to change settings files.

----

KEYWORDS: EPMAC, SHARING, MULTIPLE COPIES, USERS, TWO, SETTINGS


[Search Again]

Did this document help you to resolve your issue?
YES
NO


 

| Home | Online Support | Open Source Development | User Forums | Contact Webmaster |

| QUALCOMM | Section 508 | Privacy Statement | Terms of Use |


© 1999-2009 QUALCOMM Incorporated. All rights reserved. QUALCOMM and Eudora are registered trademarks of QUALCOMM Incorporated. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.