Show-Me Net

Windows 7 Setup Instructions

  • Click the "Windows Flag" in the lower left corner of the screen.
  • Click "Control Panel ".
  • Pull down the "View by:" menu in the upper right corner of the window.
  • Select "Large icons" or "Small icons".
  • Double click on the "Internet Options" icon.
  • Click on the "Connections" tab at the top.
  • Click on "Add.." and follow the instructions.
  • Click on "Dial up"
  • Be sure to use the user name and password issued by Show-Me Net.
  • Use the number below that is a local call for your area:
      Jackson  204-0040
    Benton  545-3922
    Perryville   517-0400
    Marble Hill  238-1414
    Patton  866-0026
    Advance  722-3422
    Pocahontas  833-6030
    Oran  262-8820
    Ste. Genevieve  535-2020
  • Change the "Connection name" from "Dial up Connection to "Show-Me Net".
  • Click "Connect"


My computer does not dial.
In Internet Explorer, click on: Tools, Internet Options, and the Connections tab. Click the dot next to “Always dial my default connection”. Make sure your Show-Me Net connection name is followed by (default)

I get a error when connecting
1. Try re-entering the correct password. Remember that passwords are case sensitive.
2. Check your user name. A common mistake is that members enter their e-mail address here. You should enter only your user name without the "".
3. If you still can’t connect, try dialing in 3 or 4 times and then call the Help Desk, 204-1097. We might see error messages showing the cause of the failure.

This page last updated November 4, 2009