Window$ has its mysterious ways and you should never ask "why". Just purge
and reinstall. If you are curious, go download the source code which has now
"george" <NOSPAM@btinternet.com> wrote in message
> Thanks for your input, guys. Just setting up a new connection does not
> and I have not yet tried re-installing IE6 - this seems a bit drastic.
> to the point, can anyone suggest what went wrong?
> "Roy S Schestowitz"
> wrote in message news:email@example.com...
> > I don't think this (resetting the accounts) would be sufficient in your
> > case. You might need to reinstall IE to get this sorted out (the
> > being to fiddle with the registry)
> > Roy
> > "Kurt Fredriksson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > news:c0sq38$197mog$1@ID-53957.news.uni-berlin.de...
> > > "george" <NOSPAM@btinternet.com> wrote in message
> > > news:email@example.com...
> > > > Hi All
> > > > I am not sure the exact nature of my problem, so hence posting it to
> > > > newsgroups most likely to have the answers.
> > > > I am no longer able to click on IE6 and dial-up, it always says no
> > > > connection available. On my PC I have 3 dial up connections set up
> > > > "dial when no connection present" selected. In the past, when I
> > on
> > > > IE6 it used to bring me the connection box with my default dial up
> > > selected
> > > > and then I would always click connect with no problems. I tried to
> > re-set
> > > my
> > > > default as follows:
> > > > IE6 tools, internet options, connections, set as default, click
> > and
> > > ok
> > > > buttons - after that, it automatically unselects the default
> > > and
> > > > I am left with the same problem. I always have latest Norton updates
> > > > full system scans with Norton, Adaware and Spybot has not revealed
> > > > threats - is there still a possibility of some virus or some bug?
> > is
> > > > driving me insane. Any ideas?
> > >
> > > The only suggestion is to remove the accounts and add them again. I
> > > been
> > > given this advice several times from my own ISP and it normally works.
> > > There is something "funny" going on in the OS.
> > >
> > > Kurt F
> > >
> > >