Can xp automate my internet connection?

By Rik
Mar 30, 2006
  1. Hi,
    I'm using "Now" wireless internet connection and was wondering if anyone can help me to automate its start up.

    I have experimented with using "scheduled tasks" and setting it to open the dialler when i log on but i cant figure out if its possible to get it to hit the connect button. There is no shortcut key to the connect button and i cant find a way to set one up in the dialler program.

    Anyone got any ideas?

  2. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    in ie, goto [ tools>connections tabs] find the connection you want, confirm its on default then check it underneath for "always dail my default connection"
  3. Rik

    Rik Banned Topic Starter Posts: 3,814

    Thanks, but unfortunately that doesn't work, my fault, i should have explained that its a wireless air band connection running via usb. It can run via rj45 but isn't very reliable when i try it.

    What i want to be able to do is get it to connect when i log on so that i can automate messenger and Skye so that i don't have to go through the time consuming manual start up procedure that i have to do at the moment.
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