What do these mean and what do I do with them?

  derrisic 17:58 17 Jul 2007

When I look in 'Control Panel'-'Network and Internet Connections' -'Network Connections' there are 3 headings:-
(i) Broadband.Under this is:-
BT Broadband
WAN Miniport PPPOE
(ii)Dail Up.Under this is:-
BT Voyager 105 ADSL Modem
LAN or High SpeedInternet. Under this is
Local Area Connection
Network Cable Unplugged
VIA Rhine II Fast Ethernet Adapter.
What do these mean and how do I use them (if at all) when I need to set a new e-mail/internet connection, should this ever arise?

  Technotiger 19:24 17 Jul 2007

Those are all the normal icons/details for your broadband connection. LAN would come into use if you were to set-up a small home network - i.e. connecting a laptop and printer wirelessly. You do not need to do anything, just leave them as they are.

  Stuartli 19:27 17 Jul 2007

Not necessarily - I have a LAN setup for my lone wired modem router and computer system.

  David4637 21:18 18 Jul 2007

Please ensure you type a meaningful title for your query - "What do these mean and what" etc does not tell us anything about your prob. Thanks David

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