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OE drops internet connection

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by Audacity, Nov 9, 2003.

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  1. Audacity

    Audacity Thread Starter

    Jun 22, 2003
    A friend of mine is running Outlook Express on a DSL connection. He can surf and download just fine. When he enters OE and checks mail, after a minute or so, the internet connection goes dead. Any ideas?
  2. kiwiguy


    Aug 17, 2003
    Check to make sure OE is not set to disconnect after send and receive.
    Thats what it sounds like is happening.

    In OE, Tools - Options - Connection.
    Uncheck "hang up after sending and receiving"
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