How do I sign up?
To sign up for QNET Overdrive call 888-863-8787.
What does it cost?
QNET Overdrive is included for free with our $21.95/mo unlimited dialup plan. All other plans can add QNET Overdrive to their account for an additional $4.00 per month.
What get's accelerated?
QNET Overdrive also offers additional value-added services to speed up your web and email usage:
- Pop-Up Blocker - block annoying pop-up advertisements
QNET Overdrive can prevent pop-up windows and floating flash advertisements from appearing while you browse the Internet. This feature is enabled by default, and no user-intervention is required. However, you can also easily disable this features at any time. QNET Overdrive allows you to specify a "White List" of sites where pop-ups will not be blocked and you can also see a list of all pop-ups that were blocked.
- Banner-Ad Blocking - Stop the ads, and surf faster!
QNET Overdrive can block many graphical advertisements that appear on web pages (i.e. ad banners). Enabling this feature will prevent these ads from being downloaded and displayed in your browser, reducing download time.
- Integrated Diagnostic Support Tool
QNET Overdrive offers the most extensive compatibility. QNET Overdrive works seamlessly with Internet Explorer 4.0 (or later) and Netscape Communicator 6.0 (or later), as well as any other web browser that allows you to specify an HTTP proxy, such as Safari. QNET Overdrive supports MAC OSX as well as Windows (95/98, ME, 2000, NT, and XP) - The recommended system requirements are a Pentium PC 200MHz with 64MB of RAM and at least 5 MB of hard-disk space. On a Macintosh computer, a PowerPC G3 processor with OSX 10.2 (or later) with 333Mhz and 128MB RAM and 6MB of hard drive space is the minimum requirement.