Keeps trying to access internet

  WYN BACH 16:35 23 Nov 2003
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Everytime I try and do something on my PC it constantly tries to acces AOL. This is regardless if my phone line is connected or not. It's really annoying because I'm constantly closing down AOL connection windows.Any ideas?

  MichelleC 16:45 23 Nov 2003

Is your tools/internet options/connections, 'never dial a connection' checked?

  Gongoozler 16:47 23 Nov 2003

WYN BACH, try a thorough virus scan and also run AdAware click here or SpyBot click here.

  gold 47 16:54 23 Nov 2003

Right click the AOL icon on the tool bar and check
don't use any auto start options.

  ahales42 17:09 23 Nov 2003

are you using any apps such as seti? These can be set to connect automatically, which could explain it.

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