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    password prompts and other problems...

    haha, so you definately think its a problem at their end then? Okay I'll have to get in touch with them via phone- hooray "if you want to hear about our new broadband service press 1" "if you think people who invented automated phone messages should be hung, drawn and quartered, press 2.."...
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    password prompts and other problems...

    Hi, I'm having a rather annoying problem (amongst others) with connecting to the internet just recently. It started to happen a couple of days ago. I'm using windows 98 SE and on a 56k dial up.Using I.E 6 Anyway, 90% of the time, when its done the 30 seconds of dialling and gets to the...
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    Cannot find server!!!!!!!!!!

    Something is really starting to annoy me, (I have other problems with the internet that seemingly can't be solved and could be related) and its that I keep getting "cannot find server" error pages really frequently, maybe as often as every 1 in 2 links I click. I don't know what the hell is...
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    IE5 IE6 Confused?????

    Hi. I have IE6 or so it says when I click the about IE in thehelp menu. What I'd like to know is, why when I'm watching something like an online virus scan run or checking my temporary internet files are they shown as being IE 5 content?
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    Gaaaah, why god whyyyyy????

    lol. yeah it is internal I wasnt sure what you meant.Maybe I will have to start thinking about alternative options...
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    Gaaaah, why god whyyyyy????

    How do I know if what I am using is one of these. And obviously I don't expect ther to be no pauses all the time but 40 second ones, sometimes as often as every 3 clicks??Its crazy. It seems quite regular, maybe its trying to connect to something but can't or doesnt need to?? God knows...
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    Gaaaah, why god whyyyyy????

    I'm desperately hoping someone can help me with an infuriating hanging problem I'm having, no matter what Ii do I just can't seem to find out what it is. I have othere problems (just recently I get disconnected for no apparent reason whereas before I never did) but I dont think its related to...
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    DMA poser..hmmmmm

    Thanks for the advice, I've enabled it and havent had any problems, in fact everything seems (fingers crossed) to be running a little bit faster.
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    DMA poser..hmmmmm

    I was reading somewhere that if you look at the settings of your disk drives in many cases the DMA box should be checked.I've checked mine and it isnt, but I'm not sure as to whether to in case it causes any problems or if all systems are compatible with enabling it. Any advice on the issue...
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    A question of ports....

    Hello!! I was wondering if basically anyone could explain to me about ports in that in the device manager under ports there is COM1 listed and the printer port LPT1.My Modem is using COM port 4 though, so arent individual ports listed? I know this is probably basics to most on here but I find...
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    hanging and disconnecting...

    Thanks for the advice,I'm not sure if its stopped me from being disconnected but so far so good.But the hanging is still there and my browser is still being sluggish. Is there anything you or anyone else acn see in my hijack this log that shouldnt be there?
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    hanging and disconnecting...

    Still no luck with spybot, I've tried to download it from a couple of mirror sites buit got the error message that the setup file is corrupted. As I say i don't think it will be this but its starting to drive me mad as I rely on the internet for work.
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    hanging and disconnecting...

    Hello to everyone on the forum, I was wondering if you could help me with a problem I've been having. First of all, every six clicks or so my browser will hang for usually between 30 seconds and a minute, which you can understand is quite annoying. Its done this since I first got the...
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