ISP Connection

  Dyffryn 19:36 21 Feb 2004

I am using XP Home and on a 56k modem. Can anyone tell me why my ISP is continually trying to connect me? - It's driving me mad HELP!

  Diodorus Siculus 19:39 21 Feb 2004

I doubt that it is your ISP. Possibly spyware click here
AdAware click here

Or maybe something set up to update automatically.

  Kitz E Kat 19:43 21 Feb 2004

Something is trying to connect, download and run Spybot, and see what that throws up..
Also a virus scan may be inorder, if that find's nothin , have a look at the Processes ( Ctrl+Alt+Del) you will have to go through them and check them out just do a Google for each name and see if it's ok..

If it still persists, post back ......

  vinnyo123 20:09 21 Feb 2004

just double check in IE>tools>internet options>connections>"in middle of page a tic where it says never dial a connection"

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