Windows Media Player causes disconnection

  DCO 12:02 07 Apr 2006

Whenever I play sound or video on any player - Windows Media Player or Creative Mediasource - for some strange reason it causes the internet dialup connection to be lost. Sometimes causes the PC to crash/restart.
This is a brand new PC but retailer (in New Zealand) not helpful so far. XP Home edition, Soundblaster Audigy card. Anyone got any ideas why this should happen?
I reinstalled all drivers/software from the supplied Creative CD but it didn't help.

  Diodorus Siculus 12:20 07 Apr 2006

click here
scannow sfc - how to use SFC.EXE (system file checker)

  DCO 12:42 07 Apr 2006

That looks useful, I'll try it.

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