Broadband switching off

  joostin 12:36 06 Jul 2004

Can you help.My speedtouch connection keeps cutting off what can i do probably something straight forward. Its wanadoo

  Graham ® 12:39 06 Jul 2004

USB modem? There should be nothing on the other port on the hub.

  ShanghaiDave 12:40 06 Jul 2004

First off make sure there are no automatic disconnection settings turned on. eg in outlook etc

However I am on tiscali and had a similar problem and I found that since I have let windows connect to my broadband provider I have had less d/c.

To do this create a new connection under network connections in your control panel and add you user name and password and the broadband number and try connecting that way. I have in my expereince found it a lot more stable and quicker to connect than using the speedtouch software.

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