internet keeps cutting out...

  bludywoman 20:37 22 Jan 2006
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My internet keeps cutting out!..all the time! - it is driving me insane....especially when tryinging to place an ebay bid(!)....does this with IE and Firefox (as recommend by Vog - all hail VoG!)...However, internet as bad as ever still....so guess that rules that one out....anyone any ideas....could it be mcafee?

  Chris Webster 21:39 22 Jan 2006

Try this,
Tools> internet options> connections> settings> advanced. Remove the 'ticks' from 'disconnect if idle' and 'disconnect when connection may no longer be needed'.

Cheers Chris.

  beynac 07:55 23 Jan 2006

How do you connect to the internet? Who is your ISP?

  bludywoman 17:47 23 Jan 2006

Hi Beynac....my ISP is Wanadoo....but been through a half hour process over the phone, and cos my little box still has two steady green lights on it, they told me it wasnt a wanadoo problem...but to consider mcafee as a potential problem or ie. i.e. keeps closing with 'encountered a problem'.....loads of times and frequently!

  Graham ® 19:29 23 Jan 2006

Easiest way to start - try another browser
click here

  Graham ® 19:33 23 Jan 2006

Repair IE click here

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