pc dials out by itself!

  Roland Butter 17:04 14 Aug 04
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I have 2 pcs networked 98+XP. WWW is by gateway. Why does the server pc dial out automatically as soon as the gateway user pc is logged on?

  Stuartli 17:43 14 Aug 04

One thought: In IE Tools>Internet Options>Connections tab, is Dial Whenever a Network connection is not present enabled?

Normal mode is Always dial default connection.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:59 14 Aug 04

Something is trying to automatically update or you have a dialer on your system

Run some Anti Spyware :-
Adaware click here
Spybot S&D click here
Spywareblaster click here

  Roland Butter 19:16 14 Aug 04

gen host for win 32 services is what dials out.
i need to know what can be don eto stop it. If I deny it rights to the WWW via Zonealrm, I will not be able to get the slave pc to connect to the WWW - merely establish a dialup connection.

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