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DUN Client & Control Panel Configurations

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Edit an existing connection:

To edit an existing connection, do the following:

Click Start, then Settings, then Dial-Up Networking, as shown below.


The Dial-Up Networking window appears.

Right click the connection and select Properties from the menu.


The following window opens:

Select the General tab.

Phone number:

Telephone number  =  Verify the telephone number is the correct number provided by your Internet service provider.

Uncheck the box Use area code and Dialing Properties.

Connect using:

Select the modem from the drop-down list.  There should only be one listed.

Click the Configure button. 


A window similar to the following appears:

Maximum speed  =  Set the speed to 57600.

Click the OK button to save the changes and to close the window.


Select the Networking tab.

Allowed network protocols:

Click the TCP/IP button.


The TCP/IP Settings window appears.

Select the option Specify name server addresses.

Primary DNS  =  Enter the primary DNS server address of
Secondary DNS  =  Enter the secondary DNS server address of

Click the OK button to save the changes and to close the window.


We return to the previous window.

Select the Security tab.


User name  =  Enter the dial-up username provided by your ISP including the domain.
Password  =  Enter the dial-up password.


If you'd like you can use Internet Explorer to open the connection for you.  If you'd like to do this, do the following:

Select the Dialing tab.

Check the box This is the default Internet connection.

Select the option Always dial my default connection.

Click the OK button to save the settings and close all open windows.

Simply double click Internet Explorer to open your connection.


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