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Windows XP - Dialer Creation


Step 1

From the Start menu, choose Control Panel.

Step 2

Click the Switch to Classic View icon.

Step 3

Double-click the Network Connections icon.

Step 4

Click the Create a new connection icon.

Click the Next button.

Step 5

Select Connect to the Internet.

Click the Next button.

Step 6

Select Set up my connection manually.

Click the Next button.

Step 7

Select Connect using a dial-up modem.

Click the Next button.

Step 8

Enter the name of your ISP.

Click the Next button.

Step 9

In the Phone number field, type your local access number exactly as it needs to be dialed. Find your local dial-up number.

Note: If you require 10-digit dialing in order to access a local number, make sure to include your area code.
Note: Remember to check with your local telephone company to make sure that the number you choose is a local toll-free call.

Click the Next button.

Step 10
  • In the User name field, type your username (username@domain.com).
  • In the Password field, type your password.
  • In the Confirm password field, type your password.
  • Uncheck the box next to Use this account name and password when anyone connects to the Internet from this computer.
  • Uncheck the box next to Make this the default Internet connection.
  • Uncheck the box next to Turn on Internet Connection Firewall for this connection.
  • Click the Next button.

Step 11
  • Check the box next to Add a shortcut to this connection to my desktop if you wish to have a shortcut to the connection on your desktop.
  • Click the Finish button.

Close all windows.

Congratulations! You have created a Dial-up connection for Windows XP!


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