ME o/s crashes on internet dial up

  bfc_tangerine 16:36 16 Aug 2003
Locked

I am using windows ME and every time i try to dial up, my computer crashes. The only way to resolve this is to reboot before a dial up. Anyone else had this problem or know how to fix it? Thanks guys

  Mango Grummit 16:52 16 Aug 2003

More info needed matey.......

Machine specs?

Which ISP?

Have you changed anything lately?

Have you installed anything lately?

How long has this been happening?

  bfc_tangerine 22:15 16 Aug 2003

Isp is bt openworld, hard drive formatted last weekend and ME re-installed but happened previously anyway, it has always happened when on ME but no problem with XP or 98se. Some other programs are crashing too but not all the time like dial up. I am using a 56k modem.
Machine specs are:
AMD Athlon XP 1800+ Authentic AMD 1529 Mhz processor, 512 DDR Ram, need any more info and thanks !

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

HP Envy x2 review: Hands-on

How Sketch and InVision have revolutionised our design workflow

The best tech gifts for Christmas 2017

Les meilleurs jeux de société (2017)