Auto disconnect from dial-up ISP

  Stefanloc 15:17 20 Oct 2004
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My computer seems to have lost the ability to auto disconnect from my ISP whenever I close IE or OE and I cannot find a switch to turn this back on. Anyone able to help please?

  Diodorus Siculus 15:37 20 Oct 2004

click here for MS answer.

  Stefanloc 17:45 20 Oct 2004

Thanks, Diodorus Siculus, but I should have said I have IE6 and OE6 and am on Windows XP Home with SP2 installed. The reference you quoted doesn't work with this configuration

  Diodorus Siculus 17:56 20 Oct 2004

OK - have you tried looking at the properties of the connection and see if the option "prompt for disconnect when no longer needed" (or similar) is ticked?

  Stefanloc 18:33 20 Oct 2004

I've been through all similar Control Panel files and cannot find anything similar anywhere

  escoline 11:33 16 Mar 2005

I'm running the sam config' as you and Diodorus' solution worked for me. You want internet properties/connections/settings(dial-up)/advanced(dial-up)/disconnect when connection may no longer be needed; make sure this box is ticked and then re-boot. Good luck....

  Stefanloc 19:16 23 Mar 2005

Thanks, ezscoline. That seems to have done it.

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