1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Auto disconnected..

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by laceycat, Feb 6, 2005.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. laceycat

    laceycat Thread Starter

    Dec 3, 2004
    Sorry if this is the incorrect forum but here goes...

    Since upgrading our pc with new mobo, cpu and installed SP2, now every time we connect to the net, it disconnects when we're not using it. It was always set so it would never hang up when idle but now I can't find where to check the box to leave it so it would be always on. I've checked the Network Connections and Internet Options and both boxes are checked to "never" but something still isn't right. Can anyone help? Hope this makes sense! ps.- we have adsl
  2. Maritimesea


    Sep 9, 2004
    Omg that took awhile to figure out! Normally I always make sure that it's not set to disconnect after being idle for awhile but I haven't been having an issue in that regard and frankly have been having a bit of a time with all the options in Xp compared to 98. Anyhoo I attached a pic of the place in the Windows help you can go to to figure it out.

    Attached Files:

As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/327416

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice