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Netscape Navigator 9

Does Netscape Navigator 9 include an e-mail client or newsgroup reader?
No; Navigator 9 is a standalone browser; Netscape 7 is the most recent browser suite produced by Netscape.

We are currently working on a companion mail/news client to complement the Navigator browser. Updates on this project will be written about at the Netscape Blog.
Can I run Netscape Navigator 9 alongside Netscape 7.x?
Yes; you should be able to run both at the same time with no ill effects.
Can I run Netscape Navigator 9 alongside Netscape Browser 8.x?
Yes; you should be able to run both at the same time with no ill effects.
Can I run Netscape Navigator 9 on Windows Vista?
Yes; Navigator 9 is compatible with the Windows Vista operating system, and you should experience no major problems in using the two together.
Is Netscape Navigator 9 available in multiple languages?
No, but we are looking into the possibility of offering translations.
We are investigating the possibility of offering Navigator on CD for purchase.
How do I manually import bookmarks?
To import bookmarks from another browser, select Import from the File menu of the main Navigator browser window.

To import bookmarks from a file, select Organize Bookmarks from the Bookmarks menu of the main Navigator browser window, and then select Import Bookmarks from the File menu of the Bookmarks Manager.
How do I create profiles in Navigator 9?
To open the Profile Manager, take the following steps:

Windows: Select Run from the Start Menu and type navigator.exe -ProfileManager

Mac: Open Terminal.app and type /Applications/Navigator.app/Contents/MacOS/navigator -ProfileManager (assuming that you installed Navigator in the Applications folder).

Linux: In the terminal, run navigator -ProfileManager from the directory where you installed Navigator.
How can I install plugins (Windows Media Player, ShockWave, etc.)? They appear to install but do not work.
We are working on resolving this with the plugin vendors.
Where can I download older versions of Netscape browsers?
You can download previous releases from the Netscape browser archive.

Netscape Browser 8

Where is Netscape Browser 8? Can I still download it?
Yes; you can still download Netscape Browser 8 (and all other previous versions of Netscape browsers) from the browser archive.
Where can I find support for Netscape 8?
Although it is highly recommended you download the latest browser, you can still find support for Netscape 8 at the Netscape Community Forums.

Netscape 7.x

How can I fix the error "Unable to write email to mailbox"?
The most likely cause is a corrupt Inbox file, caused by not compacting the Inbox. To fix this problem, select from the File menu. Wait for the process to complete and the issue should be resolved.

If the error persists, follow these suggested steps.
Where can I find support for Netscape 7.x?
You can still find support for Netscape 7.x at the Netscape Community Forums and at The Netscape UFAQ.

Netscape.net E-mail

Where can I get support for Netscape.net e-mail issues?
Netscape mail is now managed by the AOL mail group. Please pose any Netscape.net e-mail questions in this forum.

Netscape ISP

Where can I get support for Netscape ISP issues?
For all Netscape ISP related issues, including cancellation of your account, questions about your bill, or questions about features included in your account, please note that you should send your feedback via http://isp.netscape.com/help/contact.jsp.
Netscape Message Boards

The Netscape Message Boards are a great resource for answering questions you might have about Netscape browsers new and old.

Notice to Suite Users

Netscape Navigator 9 is a browser-only release. It does not contain an e-mail client, newsgroup reader, or HTML composer.

Users of the Netscape 7.x suite may choose not to install Netscape Navigator 9 to avoid the loss of these features.

You can have the best of both worlds by keeping Netscape 7.x installed for mail and news and installing Navigator 9 for browsing the Web.