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Keep Getting Disconnected !!!

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by Kammmie, Dec 31, 2001.

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  1. Kammmie

    Kammmie Thread Starter

    Aug 14, 2001
    I have Windows ME. My internet provider is Earthlink. I keep getting disconnected for inactivity. I have downloaded 3-4 programs to stop this but they arent working. Does anyone have any suggestions ?????
  2. SavvyLady


    Oct 14, 2001
    open your mail ... have it scan for new mail every 15 minutes...
  3. kilowatt1


    Oct 27, 2001
    ;) Go into Control Panel. Click on Modem. Highlight the modem in the box. Click properties. Click connections. Uncheck the "Disconnect a call if idle for more than....." box. I use Earthlink and never had a disconnect problem. Good luck. KW1
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