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Dial Up Connection Box

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by CHUNKYLAD, Nov 28, 2001.

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  1. CHUNKYLAD

    CHUNKYLAD Thread Starter

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    this has happened out the blue?
    before when i started up my pc the dial up connection box use to come up on start up and connect automaticlly but now it will not show until i press the internet explorer key i have it set up to connect automaticlly but it will not start until i press the above and it takes longer to show my home page(msn.co.uk)than before is ther a way so when you start your pc it connect automaticlly and your home page comes up straight away without pressing no buttons?
    thanx
     
  2. DoyceJ

    DoyceJ

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    I dont know what your OS is and I am not sure that is a standard option. Usually that is a result of another program. You could try going through the programs that were listed at the time at the bottom right of your screen and see if there is an option connecting.
     
  3. casper03

    casper03

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    Here is a soution for you:

    this will get ie to do things the way you like:

    find the windows startup folder then shrink the window so you
    can see your desktop then copy IE icon into startup folder.
    And make sure it set to connect automatically, then
    whenever you start you pc it should run ie and connect right
    away.......


    Hope this helps
     
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