internet dial up gremlin....

  paul 19:10 10 Aug 2003

I am running windows 98 SE and IE 6......yesterday it was for no obvious reason when the dialling tone comes I hear the modem dial several digits and then without any gap or anything drops back to dialling tone......I have reinstalled Modem, fiddled with cables etc and nothing obviosu is wrong....

advice please

  -pops- 19:57 10 Aug 2003

Do you have Ad-aware or Spybot S&D installed?

If not download them from click here click here and run them quickly.

You may have picked up a dialer which will dial an extremely expensive number for no purpose except to fill the bank account of the person who owns and installed the dialer.

  paul 20:42 11 Aug 2003

no it is just dialluin g the ordinary nuimber and not connecting just dropping to the dialling tone midway through the number

  paul 21:07 11 Aug 2003

to clarify I can not get on line on my own machine......I am using a friends to seek this help

  paul 06:51 12 Aug 2003


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