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  • Dialup Networking in ME

    I recently upgraded my machine from windows 98, to ME. Once the upgrade was complete, i couldn't use DUN. well i could connect to the internet, use IP addressed setc, but couldn't resolve any domain names.

    This isn't a dns server error, as i manually entered in my DNS servers and so forth, not resolving my problems. As soon as i uninstalled ME and returned to 98, all was sweet.

    Any ideas? is this a known bug, or doesn't it like my computer?

    Cheers
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  • #2
    Interesting. Without knowing more about your network settings, it's hard to say.

    However, it sounds like a problem with the HOSTS file, or the actual network settings. Remember that anything in Network Properties will override dial up connections. If WinMe picked up on some old settings and imported them during the upgrade, that could cause probelems....

    Stick with Win98SE anyway. Me sucks .
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    • #3
      I reinstalled dialup networking, cleared all my network settings, the works. I would stick to 98se, if i had it, running 98 first ver
      http://www.mp3vl.tk Plans and progress on my install - (Updated 28 June 02)
      Australian mp3car Portal
      mp3car related links Check them out / Add some
      mp3car FAQ - RTFF

      [########==]80% Assembling
      -=Current Progress: Working Sproggy supply, building box.=-

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      • #4
        you kno you should just upgrade to xp, its pretty good
        CarPC status: iPod, 3,456,217 songs so **** you

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        • #5
          WindowsME is a piece of **** and should be avoided at all costs.
          There is a really good reason Micro$oft dropped off support for WinME before Win98.
          Have you looked in the FAQ yet?
          How about the Wiki?



          Under normal circumstances, a signature would go here.

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          • #6
            is there a real good reason for you guys to ressurect a 5 year old thread?

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