CedarNet Settings: Windows 2000
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Open up your Control Panel, then open up Dial up Networking,
find the CedarNet icon, and right click on it. Select "Properties"
from the small pop-up list, and this will open a window that leads
to nearly all of your PPP settings.
There are several Tabs across the top, including: General, Options,
Security and Networking.
General: It will open to the General
Here you can verify that you are using the correct phone number
you do not have any special dialing rules (like turning off
call waiting or dialing 9 to get an outside line), you can UNcheck
"Use dialing properties" since the area code is unnecessary.
Your computer should detect your modem and its name will appear
near the top of the window. Click on the "Configure"
In here, you can try setting your modem speed lower. Sometimes
the computer is oversensitive to things like line quality and
line traffic, and setting your modem speed down to 57600 or 38400
(or even lower) may improve your data connection.
On this tab, check to see that the "Windows Logon Domain"
Make sure this one has a setting checked for "Allow unsecure
Click on the "Settings" button, and verify that all
three options (Enable LCP extensions, Enable software compression,
and Negotiate mutilink ...) are Unchecked.
In the big white window, you will find a list of things your
computer needs to negotiate its connection with our servers. Each
of the items below should be checked.Your configuration list should
Client for Microsoft Networks
TCP/IP - When you highlight TCP/IP, click on Properties
and verify that everything is server assigned.
QoS Packet Scheduler
If you are missing any of these, you will need to click on the
"Add" button. Try to have your Windows 2000 disk handy
in case it asks for it.
For QoS Packet Scheduler, select "Service"
and then click "Add", next you need to highlight "QoS
Packet Scheduler" and click OK.
For TCP/IP, select "Protocol" and
then click "Add"
For Client for Microsoft Networks, select "Client"
and then click "Add", next you will need to scroll
down to find "Microsoft" and click "Add",
finally select "Client for Microsoft Networks" and
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