Windows 98SE

  david4637 15:01 22 Feb 2003
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I have just formatted and loaded windows back onto the C:\. However when I load Internet Explorer or OE it tries to set up a connection to MSN. How can I stop this, so I can set up the connection details manually? Thanks david

  MAJ 15:05 22 Feb 2003

Go into Dial Up Networking in My Computer, manually set up a connection to your ISP and set that as your default connection. Then go to IE > Tools > Internet Options > Connection tab and tick the button which says, "Always dial my default connection".

  david4637 17:33 23 Feb 2003

Sussed it - I deleted the IE & OE MSN Icons, clicked on IE &OE exe short cut Icons and this gave the option of setting up the connection manually.
Maj - your reply helped me to suss it out. Thanks David

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