DUN slows networking

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relcalif

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Hi,

I recently reinstalled WinNT so that I could have a clean install on my Dell. I also installed all the Service Packs(6a) and critical updates from Microsoft web site.

I have a peer to peer network with a Win98 and Win95 computer along with the WinNT and most of the networking components are 3Com.

When I connect to another computer from my NT computer it is very fast (1 second) unless I am dialed into my ISP using my modem. When connected to DUN, the network seems to check there before it connects to my peer to peer network. This slows my connection to another computer considerably. Why is that and can I stop it? It is really irritating to wait 10 seconds when it normally connects in one.

Thanks,
 
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