GIF files, the file format that is commonly used for images that are available from online services, CShow works very well, and for other formats there are Artshow, PixFolio, and Paint Shop Pro. When you first log onto a new bulletin board, you will be greeted with a slew of introductory information. Select download from the menu options. If your major bulletin board activity is chatting, opt for a slower speed, which provides a comfortable reading pace and doesn't require Evelyn Woods speed-reading ability. But here, she is grateful in a way that you probably won't find down at the arcade games in the mall. If you have any questions about locating or installing any file compression program, leave a mes- sage for the sysop. Once you've heard your modem's squeals of delights and you have seen the words connect or ok, press the Enter key once or twice.
Programs such as QModem, SmartCom and Procomm Plus let the computer dial up other modem's phone numbers, send passwords when necessary, and save whatever words or pictures come in through the modem.
The Joy of Cybersex
You'll see here that computers and sex are no contradiction after all, any more than cars and sex, or phones and sex. I'd also like to thank Philippe Kahn for teaching me the power and intrinsic value of online communications. If you have any questions about locating or installing any file compression program, leave a mes- sage for the sysop. If you were looking for an excuse to trade your current machine in for the latest Pentiums, 's or 's, here's your excuse. You don't have to feel the sensations, you only have to believe that you are feeling them.