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27-Apr-2003, 06:28 PM #1
Angry Comcast LAN settings
When I go to LAN settings "Use automatic configuration script" is checked. Diolog box says http:\\proxy.8000. Signinig on to Comcast or Outlook Express takes a long time to come on. If I uncheck it, they come on OK. However; if I off line for any length of time, it will be checked again .

How do I get rid of it?

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27-Apr-2003, 10:16 PM #2
Comcast does not need LAN settings.
Sounds like spyware.
Run Hijack This and post the log it gives you, but dont "fix" anything yet.
http://lurkhere.com/~nicefiles
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28-Apr-2003, 07:55 AM #3
All I do for a direct connect to Comcast DOCSIS modems is to set DHCP enabled and it connects just fine. No extra software needed...
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28-Apr-2003, 09:41 PM #4
ad-aware is a good one too.
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