Connecting to the Internet


If you want to connect your i5/OS® operating system to an Internet service provider (ISP), or configure your operating system as a Web data server or application server, you can use the Internet Setup wizard to connect to the network.

Before you use the wizard, have TCP/IP configured on your i5/OS operating system. See TCP/IP setup for instructions on configuring TCP/IP.

To start the Internet Setup Wizard, follow these steps:

  1. In iSeries™ Navigator, expand your system > Network.

  2. Right-click Internet and click Internet Setup Wizard.

To take full advantage of your Internet connection, you might first consider the following tasks: