Once dialup disconnects, must reboot to redial..

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papillon

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hi all ..I have this problem that when I get disconnected from my ISP (dialup), if I redial - no app recognizes that theres a new connection .. everything is behaving as if I was disconnected (but I AM connected again) ..the only thing that fixes this is a reboot

.... I have read about this bug a long time ago and had it fixed .. but I reformatted recently and cant find the fix again .. anyone ?
 

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I had the same problem, first try and find new modem drivers, if this doesn't work then...

if you are using Zone Alarm, get rid of it, it's causing your problems.


I switched from Zone Alarm to the Tiny Firewall of whatever it's called, and it works fine now.
 
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papillon

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OH YEAH! That's right ..that's what I had done .. had zone alarm and switched to tiny ..

now I was trying zap again .. becuase I like the taskbar icon way more ;P

yeah i guess its time to switch to tiny again

thanks for reminding me
 

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