INTERNET DISCONNECTION...HOW TO STOP???

  rotormota 20:38 09 Apr 05
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Can someone remind me where the option to adjust internet disconnsction time is please?

OS WinXP

Cheers.

  stalion 20:42 09 Apr 05

Start.control panel,internet options

  Giggle n' Bits 20:44 09 Apr 05

open the Tools at the top and go to the Internet options then the Connections TAB then select the Settings then the Properties for your connection and then its somewhere around there. You didn't say which windows/version of Internet Explorer.

Is it disconnecting after 20mins ?

  rotormota 20:52 09 Apr 05

Cheers for that chaps. I found the necessary options window but infact the 'disconnect if idle' box is not checked anyway, so something else is making me go offline. Any ideas? IE6 by the way.

Cheers.

  Daveboy 22:28 09 Apr 05

Do you run an e-mail programme simultaneously ? Is this set to close connection after "sending & receiving" ?

  rotormota 22:36 09 Apr 05

Hi,
No, email is not set to close connection.

  stalion 22:38 09 Apr 05

What firewall are you useing?

  rotormota 22:47 09 Apr 05

Norton

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