University of Oregon

Configuring a Modem (dial-up) Connection for Mac OS X


Please note: The university has discontinued its modem (dial-up) internet service as of February 12, 2015.


  1. From the Apple menu select System Preferences > Network
  2. On the TCP/IP tab, select Using PPP on the Configure menu and click the PPP tab
  3. Enter the following information. (See the picture below.)
    • In the Service Provider box enter "UOregon"
    • In the Account Name box enter your UO email address
    • In the Password box enter your Duck ID password
    • In the Telephone number box enter 541-225-2200.
    Network PPP tab
  4. Click the Apply Now button and close the window.
  5. To dial in, open the Internet Connect program and click the Connect button. Internet Connect window