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Obscure Eudora Settings

Eudora has many more configuration options than are available in the default installation such as port and protocol options (see attached screenshot) that may need to be changed in order for a customer to send or recieve e-mail.  The additional configuration options or "Essoteric Settings" as Eudora calls them have to be enabled in order to be accessed.  These can be enabled for Eudora 4, 5,and 6 for Windows and Eudora 4 and 5 for Mac.

For Wndows:
1.  Close out of Eudora if it's running.
2.  Open Windows Explorer and go to C:\Program  Files\Qualcomm\Eudora\extrastuff.
3.  Move the file "esoteric.epi" to the Eudora folder.
4.  Run Eudora and go to Tools > Options and you should have a whole lot more options available.

For Macintosh OS 9:
1.  Close out of Eudora if it's running.  (Remember to go to File > Quit, otherwise it will continue to run in the backqround)
2.  Open up the HardDrive and go to the Eudro Application Folder.  In the Extra Pluggins folder move the Essoteric Settings icon into the Eudora Stuff folder.
3.  Run Eudora and look for the new options under Special > Settings.

For Macintosh OS X:
1.  Close out of Eudora if it's running.  (Remember to go to File > Quit, otherwise it will continue to run in the backqround)
2.  Open up the HardDrive and go to the Applications > Eudora folder.
3.  Ctrl-click on the Eudora icon and click on Show Package Contents.
4.  Open the MacOS folder and copy "Esoteric Settings" from the "Extra Plugins" folder to the "Eudora Stuff" folder.
5.  Run Eudora and look for the new options under Special > Settings.



 

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