Going on line at boot up

  Windsor 20:53 09 Jun 06
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How do I get the Broadband on line to start at boot up. I can't see what must be obvious.

Windsor

  De Marcus™ 20:57 09 Jun 06

Do you mean you want your broadband connection to 'kick in' as soon as windows loads?

  VoG II 20:57 09 Jun 06
  Windsor 21:10 09 Jun 06

Yes De Marcus.

VoG has suggested opening a command prompt window and type in a program. How do I open a command prompt window? Sorry I am a bit thick.
Windsor

  woodchip 21:11 09 Jun 06

If you mean to start your Browser, just drag you browser to Start Menu folder in program list on desktop and create a shortcute

  VoG II 21:12 09 Jun 06

Start, Run, type

cmd

and click OK.

  Windsor 21:33 09 Jun 06

It seems to work now - although it inly goes on line when I go into Outlook Express.
Thanks for your help.
Windsor

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:59 09 Jun 06

Since the lastest MS update (genuine check) I have the opposite problem, my modem connects to BB as soon as I log on often before firewall and AV have started.

Perhaps all you need to do is update windows.

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