OE & IE via ADSL

  Troop Leader 09:48 23 Jan 2003
  Troop Leader 09:48 23 Jan 2003

I have just connected via ADSL (oooh errr speed), however I do not leave my PC turned on all night or all day etc so disconnect the line after use.

When I open either Outlook Express or Internet Explorer (v6), before connecting to ADSL, it opens a connection window and tries to connect via my old 56k modem.

Is there a way of getting IE & OE to look for the ADSL connection by default.

Thanks in advance


  Rowey 10:06 23 Jan 2003

If you don't need the modem connection anymore you could delete it.

Otherwise from the internet properties page you can set it to never dial a connection.

Also, in the services menu of outlook.....you can configure the connection you want to use to get your mail. Set it to lan (should be this for ADSL).

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