Faulty Internet connection

By Brandy ยท 4 replies
Jun 1, 2006
  1. Am i in the right forum? just wondering if anyone can help. My internet connection is faulty. Whenever I connect, it disconnects minutes later.
    My OS is Windows XP and have BT Voyager 105 USB ADSL modem. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
  2. X DarthMonkey X

    X DarthMonkey X TS Rookie Posts: 76

    Hm.... Is the modem disconnecting on its own or is something from your computer sending a signal to disconnect?

    First off, I'd try using a different computer on it (if possible)

    Or try getting a replacement modem.

    I guess we might be able to help if we had more information.
  3. matthew19

    matthew19 TS Rookie Posts: 57

    can you actually get on the ineternet and does your homepage come on if not try this ipconfig /all
    note there is a space between the ipconfig command and the forward slash
  4. Brandy

    Brandy TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yep it loads homepage alright but disconnects for no apparant reason after about 5 minutes
  5. X DarthMonkey X

    X DarthMonkey X TS Rookie Posts: 76

    you said it's a USB modem, so try plugging it into a different computer and see if it works there. If it doesnt then you may need to replace the modem.
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