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 +===== Create a Dial-Up Networking Connection: =====
 +
 +
 +To create a new connection, do the following:
 +
 +On the Desktop, click the **Start** button and select **Settings** -> **Network and Dial-Up Connections** from the menus.
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 +
 +{{en:​win2k1.png|}}
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 +The Network and Dial-up Connection window appears.
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 +Double click the **Make New Connection icon**.
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 +{{en:​win2k2.png|}}
 + 
 +
 +The Network Connection Wizard begins.
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 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
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 +
 +{{en:​win2k3.gif|}}
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 +Select the option Dial-up to the Internet.
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 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
 +
 +
 +{{en:​win2k4.gif|}}
 + 
 +
 +The Internet Connection Wizard begins.
 +
 +Select the option I want to set up my Internet connection manually, or I want to connect through a local area network (LAN).
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 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
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 + 
 +{{en:​win2k5.gif|}}
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 +
 +Select the option Connect using my phone line.
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 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
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 + 
 +{{en:​win2k6.gif|}}
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 +Select the option Create a new dial-up connection.
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 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
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 +Note:  If there are no other connections set up, you go directly to the next screen. ​
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 + 
 +{{en:​win2k7.gif|}}
 + 
 +
 +  * Area code  =  Leave the area code field blank.
 +  * Telephone number ​ =  ​
 +  * Country/​region name and code  =  Don't worry about this field.
 +  * Uncheck the box Dial using the area code and country code.
 +
 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
 +
 + 
 +{{en:​win2k8.gif|}}
 + 
 +
 +User name  =  Enter the username
 +Password ​ =  Enter your password
 +
 +Note:  Passwords are case-sensitive. ​ Ensure your Caps Lock is Disabled.
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 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
 +
 + 
 +{{en:​win2k9.gif|}}
 + 
 +
 +Connection name  = VIF Internet
 +
 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
 + 
 +
 +Do you want to set up an Internet mail account now?:
 +
 +The following window allows you the option to set up Outlook Express, select **No**.
 +
 +{{en:​win2k10.gif|}}
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 +Click the **Next** button to continue.
 +
 +That's it.
 +
 +
 +Click the **Finish** button to complete the Internet Connection Wizard.
 +
 +{{en:​win2k11.gif|}}
 +
 +Create a Shortcut:
 +
 +To create a shortcut to the connection, do the following:
 +
 +On the Desktop, click the **Start** button and select **Settings** -> **Network and Dial-Up Connections** from the menus.
 +
 +{{en:​win2k1.png|}}
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 +
 +The Network and Dial-up Connections window appears.
 +
 +**Right click** the connection and select **Create Shortcut** from the menu.
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 +
 +{{en:​win2k13.png|}}
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 +A window will pop-up to tell you that you can't create a shortcut here.  You didn't want it here, anyway.
 +
 +{{en:​win2k14.png|}}
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 +Click the **Yes** button to put the shortcut on the Desktop.
 +
 + 
 +
 +The shortcut will look like the picture below:
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 +{{en:​win2k15.png|}}
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 +Double click the shortcut to connect to the Internet.
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 +Note:  Don't forget to open your browser (Internet Explorer or Netscape) after connecting.
 +
 + 
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