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cable modem (?) question

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by agent2x4, Dec 28, 2001.

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  1. agent2x4

    agent2x4 Thread Starter

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    Hello all...

    Whenever I don't use my computer for about an hour, I always have to shut down / restart to get it to go to my default web page, or to enter outlook. It never used to do this before; it's almost as if it has to reboot to wake it up. Is there a simple setting i could try to make the machine on-line all the time without rebooting after moderate periods of inactivity?

    Thanks in advance folks.
     
  2. brianF

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    You should give your isp a call, sounds like an error on their end.

    to temporarily fix it without reboot try start/run/winipcfg

    Hit the release all button, then the renew all
     
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