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IndyEd

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Is there a program that one can install that will show what software is initiating dial-up connections?

My system will dial in even when I have no browser or email software running. The only sure-fire way to prevent the unwanted (or at least unexpected) connections after logging off of my ISP connection, is to initiate another dial-up and then immediately cancel it leaving the "retry-cancel" dialog box on the screen without a response and working "over top" of it.

This is especially annoying when we are using the dial-up line for voice and the system attempts to dial in.
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Major Payne

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Read this page and see if it helps :

Dial-up Connection Launches Automatically While Working

It has other tips you can research or go to Micro$soft's Knowledge Database directly :

Knowledge Database

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