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#1 marv73

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Posted 20 January 2008 - 02:41 PM

This problem surfaced recently and I don't know what the remedy is. I have just the one line for my computer and before when I made an internet connection and then maybe switched to another web page, there was no problem. Now, whenever I switch I will usually get a little dialog box telling me I'm working off-line and giving me the option of going on-line or retry. when I hit the retry I get my connection okay. I get this even though my computer is still on-line?? I've looked in the Control Panel Internet Connections section and if the answer is there I'm missing it. Work-Offline is not checked under Tools.
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#2 garmanma

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Posted 20 January 2008 - 03:04 PM

Several suggestions here. Be sure to read it all the way through
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Edited by garmanma, 20 January 2008 - 03:05 PM.

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