i had a problem with dial up on my acer laptop

  aluri 11:21 30 May 2006
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my dial up modem in laptop of acer is dialling and getting dropped immediately. i have checked all the cable connections. they are good. i connected the same user id and password that i regularl use in my desktop. i have changed the area code and the disacrded the dialling rules. so please anyone may solve my problem

  Taff™ 12:41 30 May 2006

Long shot - Remove the modem from Device Manager and let the computer reload the drivers when you reboot.

  Gongoozler 16:37 30 May 2006

How immediate is "immediately". Is it possible that the computer is checking for emails and then disconnecting because of a setting in OE?

  Gongoozler 16:57 30 May 2006

Another question - could this be a firewall problem? What firewall and antivirus are you using?

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