PC disconnecting from the internet after 20 minute

  geeza 10:53 24 Feb 05
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windows XP Pro PC. this is on dial up and am told it is disconnecting from the net after about 20 mins. Is there a setting that can be changed for this. ie. disconnect after a certain time if inactive.

  Fingees 10:59 24 Feb 05

Go to control panel.

internet options.

connections.

highlight yourISP

make sure it is set as default.



click advanced

make sure disconnect Etc is not checked (this can be cause of losing connection)

Click Ok

  curlylad 11:06 24 Feb 05

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  geeza 11:25 24 Feb 05

Thanks guys will pass it on

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