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msn wont connect on my pc

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by cripps, Feb 10, 2003.

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  1. cripps

    cripps Thread Starter

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    Im haveing a problem loging on msn from my computer but I can login from anybody elses.In the bottom right hand coner of my screen I can see about every 10 sec it says attempt1 then attempt2 and so on but never connects. Im running xp o/s and have already went to restore, and restored the machine to a known date that it was working correctly this did not help nor did it make any correction.And I might also add that I am connected to the internet and can use internet exsplorer but again when I go to msn and sign in all I see is and attempt count.
     
  2. Shadow2531

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    If you are using msn explorer or the old msn connection program, you should try a standard dialup networking connection.

    go to http://support.msn.com/accessnumbers.aspx

    to get the newest list of access numbers for your area.

    Then create a new Dialup Networking Connection.

    your username will be

    MSN/username

    and your password will be your password.

    create multiple dialup connections. (one for each access number available)

    Then try them. (winxp should properly configure the dialup networking properites for you )

    Also, in your dwelling, disconnect all phones from the phone jacks before attempting to connect.

    Hope that helps.
     
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