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Old 09-30-2004, 10:21 PM   #1
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Unhappy Dial, up

Whenever I log into the internet my dail up speed is usually between 40,000 to 46,000 bps. The past couple of days I'm only getting barely 19,000 bps. What's up with that?


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Old 09-30-2004, 10:32 PM   #2
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Default Re: Dial, up

Make sure you dont have viruses and spyware infecting your computer. If you can order a SP2 cd from Windows they are free.!

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Old 10-01-2004, 02:06 AM   #3
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Yeah airox is right, make sure you dont have virus/spyware...
Download and run Ad-aware
And also run a virus scan...You might wanna run disk cleanup, and scandisk as well..
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